Category Archive: Online Business

Keeping Business Data Secure Online

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As useful and beneficial as the internet is, it's not without its share of risks. Specifically, there are many people who would like nothing more than to gain access to networks, servers and websites and find information they wouldn't otherwise have access too.   This is, in many ways, a serious security risk. As a result, it shouldn't come as a surprise to understand the major importance of online security. There are various methods of staying secure online. As such, it may be important Read more [...]
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Selecting a Hosting Platform for your Retail Business

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The time has come for you to take your retail business online. Or, maybe you are preparing to start an online business. Once you made this decision, the next thing you must do is find the right provider and the right hosting option for your site. However, with options like dedicated hosting, public cloud, private cloud and hybrid cloud, how do you know which is right for your business? Or should you go with a host provider who can offer a broad portfolio with multiple options? According Read more [...]
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6 Free Ways to Grow Your Blog Audience

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Maybe you're writing a blog, but haven't made it public yet. Or, maybe your blog is public but the resounding crickets chirping in your comment boxes makes you want to curl up in the fetal position and cry. Whatever the reason you are looking for more readers, you can find six tips here, bound to make you feel like your written thoughts aren't the ramblings of a crazy person. Try Doing Guestposts Image via Flickr Annie Mole Establishing yourself as a writer means you need to write as often Read more [...]
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Shop Display Equipment for all Types of Venue

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Fitting out a shop or even a market stall takes attention to detail and knowing what's available. Here we take a look at the various types of shop display equipment that's available to modern sellers. The retail industry is one of the most competitive areas of business so it's vital that goods on sale are correctly and attractively displayed in order to appeal to potential customers or to prompt that impulse buy at the checkout. Shop display equipment ranges in style from the very simple to the Read more [...]
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“Phruit”s of Having DMA by Your Side

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Frustrated of the million tele-callers every day? Place a complaint to the concerning authorities! Done that already? No use, eh! The calls still keep on coming, don’t they? Out of all the helter-skelter spooky proceedings in the government, one thing is for sure that you mustn’t have tried out the Direct Marketing Association (DMA) then. Place your telemarketing complaints over there and see your problems answered.                                                     Read more [...]
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Selling a Business: If You are Considering Selling Your Business, Here are Some Helpful Tips

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If you are considering selling your business, there are a few tips you should use to help you make the maximum amount of profit off of the sale. Most people who are looking to sell their business simply do not know where to start, and usually end up hiring a broker to sell their business for them. The only problem with choosing to go this route is that a broker will typically charge quite high fees which will eat up a large portion of your profit. This is why you should instead look to selling your Read more [...]
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Cloud vs. Traditional databases: What’s best for your business?

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When setting up the technology environment for internal applications, the database administrator has three choices: use a cloud computing database server, host the services in-house or use a dedicated database hosting provider. So, which is best? There are pros and cons to using cloud database servers, but they are generally a more finely-tuned solution than hosting a server in-house. Cloud hosting providers take all of the more tedious maintenance out of the hands of the DBA, so the administrator Read more [...]
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5 Apps That Make Running a Business Easier

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Owning a small business is no small task. There are many people you rely on. On top of that, you rely on your cell phone. With so many apps out there for small businesses, it's important to make sure you have a good variety of options for your company. 1. Dropbox With Dropbox, you can not only save files to the cloud and make sure that you can open them from any device, you can also share documents with others. This makes sharing information with others in the company extremely quick and easy. Read more [...]
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5 Business Communication Tools that Will Give Your Startup the Edge

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Pûpûkâhi i holomua is an old Hawaiian proverb that roughly translates to "Unite to move forward." In other words, all individuals of a team, whether it's a canoe or a start-up, must work in sync in order to achieve their goals. New technologies and breakthroughs in business communications can give your start-up the infrastructure it needs for success. VoIP Provides a Fresh Alternative to Traditional Phone Service Image via Flickr by FinleyGC360 Short for "voice over Internet Protocol," VoIP Read more [...]
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3 Beneficial Features of Call Centre to Increase the Efficiency of Business

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In order to serve unending requirements of the customer, business organizations prefer to outsource some of the services. It allows them to cover major portion of the customer services. Call centre is the biggest help that works to accelerate the success graph of the business. It takes off the burden from the shoulder of the company’s management so that customers are handled well. This way entrepreneur gets sufficient time to focus in other competencies of the organization. As per the market research, Read more [...]
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