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March 11, 2014

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Small Business Marketing 2014: Smart Web Design Best Practices and Tips
If you don't have a well-designed website, you're missing an incredible opportunity to engage and connect with your customers. But what makes for a good website design? Read this post to discover best practices, tips, and great resources.

Want to know the secret to one of the best ways to increase profitability and generate great word of mouth referrals? We share tips on what you can do now to reduce refunds and add dollars straight to your bottom line.

You might be surprised to learn that many entrepreneurs forget to listen to their customers. Don't make the same mistake. Learn nine ways that any business can learn from their customers.


Logo Buyers Guide
We asked our 152,000 designers to share their top ten suggestions to help buyers get a great professional logo design. Here's their advice.
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Why You Should Not Ignore The Science Of Marketing


Read this post to learn how you can apply scientific wisdom to improve marketing for your business.


Motivating Your Employees To Do A Better Job in 2014


Five tips that can help your employees do a better job for you in 2014.


Body Language, Non-Verbal Cues, and Small Business


Learn the non-verbal tricks you should use in your next negotiation.


Advertising On Facebook For Likes Is A Waste Of Money


If you're spending money buying likes on Facebook, you might as well burn the money to keep warm.


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