One of the most challenging aspects of getting an enterprise off the ground is funding. You can attempt to court investors and venture capitalists, but if you're new to entrepreneurship, the odds of being able to secure funding through these channels is pretty slim.
What if there were a magical search engine where you could find recipes, DIY decor tutorials, planner printables, gift guides, gardening tips, wardrobe ideas, craft patterns, kids activities, makeup videos and more. But instead of reading just the headlines and descriptions, you could see a preview of the content and make a snap judgement about whether it was something you wanted to click through? For over 100 million users, Pinterest is that visual search engine.
As a business, keeping your data safe and secure is a number-one priority. With the amount of cloud storage providers available in the market, it can be hard to find one that fits your specific needs. Luckily, we've done the heavy lifting to comprise a list of the best cloud storage providers for 2017.
With over 600 million monthly active users—over 100 million of which joined in the last half of 2016—there's no disputing the advantages of Instagram as a marketing platform for retail brands.
As a business owner, you've probably researched or even tried more than one invoicing software program. The importance of invoicing customers is obvious—how will you get paid and keep track of profits without an efficient program?
Posting to social media shouldn't be a drag. It can actually be a fun way to drive traffic to your online shop. The more your product shows up in social media feeds, the more “touch points" a potential customer has with the items you are trying to sell. Also, shoppers will see products in their natural environments, and might feel inclined to buy something that their friends (or people they follow) are promoting.
Are you looking for an all-in-one platform to manage client communication and team tasks? Whether you're a small business, home-based company or large corporation, investing in project management software can help streamline your business as a whole.
Depending on your employee structure, you might need to look into time tracking software. This is an efficient way to monitor temporary employee time and hourly employees, as well as a great way to maximize your business by analyzing time spent on projects and tasks.
If you're ready to refresh your website or online store, consider the latest website design trends for 2017. Think fewer menu options, more minimalist layouts and authentic photos that will help streamline navigation and tell a clear brand story to potential customers.
Practically every visitor to a website arrives there via its home page. Yet, for many small sites, this page is often poorly thought out since it's not entirely clear what goes there. How can you create an effective home page design when you're not even sure what to put on it?
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