Effective Online Customer Acquisition Strategies through Competitive Intelligence

Many strategies have been forged in the business world in order to help companies gather intelligence about their competition and to acquire and retain customers. There’s never a sole method to use; you’ll always be able to find competing strategies for your online business. Looking at the competitive intelligence method, well cover a bit about
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What are the Best Ways to Find Affordable SEO?

Search engine optimization (SEO) is one of the most important aspects of any online business. Of course, not every online entrepreneur is skilled enough in SEO to develop big-earning sites. This is why the field of SEO is so prominent in the market today. Choosing the best SEO plan will make a big difference, but
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How to do Competitor Analysis when Starting Your own Business

One of the biggest factors in failing businesses is undoubtedly the stiff competition out there. Far too often, people assume they have an original and winning idea and leap right into their businesses completely unaware of the competition. They then find themselves up against the wall, as their efforts continuously fall short of the competitors
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What are the Right Questions to ask an Internet Marketing Consultant?

Finding the right SEO expert to handle the Internet marketing for your online business can be a tough task if you’re not prepared for the hiring. A lot of people simply outsource their jobs to the cheapest available or the highest rated workers and hope for the best. More often than not, this ends in
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Creating a Company Culture That Works in Today’s Technology Age

A lot of businesses struggle in defining their corporate culture. They either find that the culture runs contrary to the marketplace and times in which they’re competing, or they fail to establish a successful culture altogether. Corporate culture is basically an unwritten set of values that sets the tone in the workplace. Corporate culture is
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The Pros and Cons of a Dedicated Office Space

A dedicated office space in the Internet world could be referred to as a virtual office. Simply put, a virtual office is an offsite location where a professional staff steps in and provides services for your business that a real office would. This allows you to maintain a strong sense of professionalism in the business
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What Items are Zero Rated from VAT in the UK?

VAT is something many businesses will have to contend with when purchasing items and when attempting to sell them. The UK’s VAT isn’t quite as high as other European countries, but in 2009, the nation suffered a 3.7% consumer inflation bump, and then Chancellor Alastair Darling (pictured) declared that VAT should be restored to 17.5%
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The Fragile World of Webmaster and Affiliate Manager Relations

In the business world, relationships are always fragile. Even strong bonds forged over many years can be easily broken when money and livelihoods are on the line. Some of the easiest business relationships to break happen in the online world, and especially when dealing with webmaster and affiliate relations, even a minor miscommunication can be
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Partnering up in Business to Achieve Maximum Success

Going into business for yourself is a very risky venture, and this is intensified if you decide to go at it alone. This is why many people, regardless of the business they’re trying to operate, decide to find at least one business partner to pair with. While the disadvantages of having a partner are numerous
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