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    Is your mobile website playing by Google's "mobile first" rules?

    Last year, Google changed its algorithms to be "mobile first," which means they use the mobile version of your site to determine how worthy it is of ranking well. That's because, as you can imagine, most searches are done on mobile devices. "But," you might say, "most of our prospects and clients are looking at our site on their desktop computers, because we have high-end products (or services)."...

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    5 Things First-Time Entrepreneurs Need to Know Before Launching a Business.

    Are you considering launching a business? Not everyone fits into the regular working world, and it’s easy to see why some reject the office life of clocking in every day to make someone else rich. If you’re one of them, you have three realistic options: Endure it until you have the money to escape, Find ways to make it tolerable (changing your working conditions, or working fewer hours*, etc.),...

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    What goes into starting an e-newsletter

    Part 2 of a 2-part series about starting an e-newsletter. In our previous post, we talked about the things you need to be aware of before starting an e-newsletter. In this post, we'll cover the steps that are involved with starting, and maintaining, an e-newsletter. Like any marketing effort, once you start, you should allocate the resources to keep it going for a period of time. Producing an e-...