Many states have already begun or are preparing to reopen after lengthy shutdowns due to the Covid-19 pandemic. No matter what your business is, you have been affected. New safety guidelines, remote working, employee furloughs, even complete temporary shutdowns. But what do you have to do to get back up and running again? That’s the…

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Q – As a small business owner, how can I adapt or appeal to changes in consumer behavior spurred by the pandemic? In last week’s post, we began our discussion of changing consumer expectations by introducing the idea of 4 categories of consumer sentiment post restrictive orders. The question becomes, how can a small business…

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Having an amazing website is a great tool for presenting all of the services and products a business offers. But a great service will not only host an owner’s website, but also offer a great tool for users to take advantage of: the Web Analysis. This tool reviews a website and analyzes and rates the…

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Q: As a small business owner preparing to re-open what should I be doing to evaluate and prepare past and future marketing activities? In last week’s post, we discussed researching CDC guidelines for business in relation to COVID-19 and the importance of implementing corresponding policies and procedures. Just as COVID-19 has elevated health and safety,…

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A do-it-yourself builder like the GoSmallBiz Website Builder makes the construction of a website easy and intuitive. But how do customers get to your web storefront? GoSmallBiz provides each member website a distinct web address, but some users prefer to buy a domain that is shorter or more in line with their branding, directing their…

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Setting up a website’s basic template and skeleton can be a tedious process, but once a business owner has passed that step, they can begin developing their website to their liking. Fortunately, GoSmallBiz makes it easy for a user to push through with a two-step action. Once they have established the basics, the designer is…

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In today’s business world, having an Internet presence is essential to building and growing a company. The Internet is an avenue to untouched customers and sources of revenue. A business can extend from its physical location to uncharted areas, selling its merchandise anywhere in the US (and the world). However, many entrepreneurs may ask themselves…

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With so many small businesses struggling during the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s always good news to see people and organizations who are taking active steps to support small business owners and entrepreneurs. One company doing just that is one that you’re all familiar with: Google. In addition to being the most popular search engine in the…

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To get the most bang for your buck in a CRM, you have to think about what you’re using it for. A good CRM should have a robust number of tools available for you to use. The GoSmallBiz CRM not only showcases functions like mass uploads, calendar settings, and Mailchimp integration, but it can also…

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What separates a good CRM from a great one is the details, especially a CRM’s ability to work with other tools to maximize a business owner’s productivity and outreach to his or her customers. For example, GoSmallBiz’s CRM provides integration with outside marketing email provider Mailchimp. Mailchimp’s ability to sync with GoSmallBiz’s CRM makes it…

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