eBusiness Startup

Six Steps To Your Own Profitable Internet Business Step #1: Find A Lucrative “Niche Market” Filled With Hungry Buyers Finding niche market is is critical to the success of your business. If you’re new to the term, niche market, here’s how we define it: A niche market is a group of people who are all […]

Use eMail Marketing To Grow Your Business

eMail Marketing is a valuable business tool… Learn how use it to your advantage Email marketing helps you keep customers and prospects coming back. Professional-looking email communications help you stay in regular touch with site visitors and build strong customer relationships that lead to increased sales of your products and services. Last month’s meeting ended […]

Build Your Social Media Presence

…and  Your SEO — At The Same Time! Social media strategies are definitely the hottest thing going right now in the Internet marketing world — partly because many people are spending a lot of their spare time “socializing” online, and partly because many online (and offline!) businesses are seeing positive results from reaching out to […]

Small Business Check List

These are just some general tips to keep in mind as you design/operate your small business: 1. Take the time out to explore and understand whether or not you are compatible with running your own business. Some people are just plain happier and better off financially on the other end of the paycheck. 2. Get […]

TEXAS SBDC Resources

Step I Visit your local Small Business Development Center The SBDC’s professional staff of counselors, trainers, and researchers provides comprehensive, confidential business counseling services provided at no cost to the client. The SBDC is funded in part by the U. S. Small Business Administration, Texas State University at San Marcos, and an extensive network of […]

How to Set Goals and Reach Them

Chunk-Down that Goal and Get Out of Overwhelm by Jack Canfield Sometimes our biggest life goals seem so overwhelming. We rarely see them as a series of small, achievable tasks, but in reality, breaking down a large goal into smaller tasks—and accomplishing them one at a time—is exactly how any big goal gets achieved. After […]

Make Your Website Stickier with Navigation Choices

Internal Search Box… a key component to helping your site visitors find what they want quickly… Do you have a search box on your website? If you don’t, and you sell multiple items, you’re frustrating about 50% of your visitors. In a recent survey MarketingSherpa found a 50-50 split in the way people like to […]

Using the Web to Promote Your Businesses:

Claim Your Google Maps Listing NOW From The Folks at Internet Marketing Tips… Have you claimed your listing in Google Maps and made sure the information it displays is accurate? If not, you need to do it NOW — even if you don’t have a website yet. This step is vital. Local Search — including […]

eMail-Marketing — Services and Software Review

A feature to feature comparison of the top providers of eMail marketing software and services H. Sandra Chevalier-Batik presentation notes from Jan 27, 2010  eDoItHerself Meetup  eMail Marketing is a form of direct marketing that utilizes eMail as a way of efficiently distributing information and marketing materials such as eMail newsletters, advertisements, promotions and fund-raising materials […]

Your Online Business Tune-Up

No matter how great your product is, or how great your website looks, your online business will be left spinning its wheels unless the search engines know you exist… and your potential customers can find you in the search engines!