Why you need to research your competition

One of the more daunting aspects of online business that start-ups deal with is that fact that no matter how original they think they are, they find a lot of competition out there in their respective niche. Even if you’re catering to a niche inside of a larger niche, you’re going to find that you’re
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How to Use WHOIS to Learn about Your Competition

As you will learn when building and promoting a website, the internet is extremely competitive. In fact, the World Wide Web is probably the most competitive industry in the history of mankind. And it’s not because big companies spend big money; to the contrary, it’s more the fact that anyone can start up a website
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How can Twitter be useful for businesses?

Twitter is undoubtedly a useful tool for promoting just about any business, but its application needs to be properly understood in the context of your business. Here are a few tips for using Twitter to promote your business. 1.Don’t underestimate Twitter’s usefulness If you are in an extremely specialized niche market, don’t expect to suddenly have thousands of
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10 lessons on how to survive the highs and lows of starting up

Running a business is not easy, but it’s definitely easier than starting one up! Going into business is a big choice, and once you’ve made it, there’s going to be a lot that will make you doubt it. However, with this handy guide, you will find yourself sailing your course, no matter how stormy the
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Going Mobile – Keep it Simple

If you’ve already been studying up on how to create a web business or simply a website to have a presence on the Internet, then you should also consider taking your business to the mobile market. It doesn’t matter what type of business you operate. Having a mobile presence is a great way to increase
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What Makes a Terrific Brand and why is it Important?

Have you drunk a Coke lately? Have you gone to McDonald’s? These brands are recognizable around the entire world. What about them makes them tried, true people pleasers? A well-executed approach to branding is a key part of the immense success enjoyed by such companies. They’ve also been a very long time in the making.
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