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Thursday, May 05, 2016

Survey: Elections worrisome for SMB owners

Small businesses aren't feeling bullish about their future, primarily because of the upcoming election cycle. That according to a new report which finds that while half (51%) of small business owners believe their revenue will increase over the coming year, nearly as many (40%) believe their revenue lines will remain flat. >>

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Reports: Online crucial for SMBs

Two new reports out this week underline the importance of the Internet for small businesses. According to data from VistaPrint 1 in 3 consumers 'are unlikely' to shop with a small business that doesn't have a website. >>

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Survey: SMBs report good start to 2016

During this Small Business Week, many SMBs have good things to talk about - especially where their income is concerned. According to new data out from Constant Contact most SMBs in their latest survey report they either met or exceeded their revenue goals for Q1 2016. >>

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Study: Micro-businesses need more help

There are programs to help small businesses connect and improve, but when it comes to micro-sized businesses, new programs may be warranted. That's the takeaway from a new Invoice2Go report which indicates that most micro business owners agree current SMB programming doesn't fit their needs. >>

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

eRetail, banking and airline ticketing earmarked as hot areas for online fraud

Hot off the press from Juniper Research comes the forecast that fraudulent online transactions are set to reach $25.6 billion by 2020, up from $10.7 billion last year. >>

Monday, May 02, 2016

Poll: SMBs worried over benefits, pay

This week marks Small Business Week, a week when small businesses are recognized for their contributions to our cities and states. A new poll underlines some of the worries small business owners are dealing with as we head into the second half of 2016. >>

Thursday, April 28, 2016

How data impacts marketing automation

While many brands have quickly adopted marketing automation, many don't have the systems in place to get the most from automation. One expert explains why and offers tips to help. >>

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Data breaches take seconds, detection far longer

New research from Verizon reveals that the time between data being compromised and that breach being discovered is increasing. >>

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Study: Streaming services pushing more TV viewing

Streaming video services are good for television. That's the takeaway from new SymphonyAM data which shows that viewers who stream previous seasons of broadcast shows also view the current season. >>

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Survey: Ad network payment issues problematic for publishers

For the most part, when we think about payment issues, we're thinking of issues between the consumer and the retailer or service. But one new survey indicates payment issues are driving a wedge between publishers and their ad networks. >>

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Report: Look for more ad dollars to hit brand activation

There is a new trend in marketing and it is all about brand activation - or pushing advertising dollars into an area that uses customer behaviors and actions to engage across channels. According to a new report brand activation spending will increase to at least $600 billion this year. >>

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Report IDs top cybercrime trends

Cybercrime - including data breaches and security threats - will always be a threat to online businesses, but knowing where the threats are trending can help businesses better identify scams before their business is irreparably harmed. TrustWave has released their listing of the top cyber threat trends from 2015. >>

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Reports: SMBs focused on wage, sustainability

Small business owners are speaking out during this election cycle and two topics they aren't shying away from are sustainability and wages. >>

Monday, April 18, 2016

Report: 40% would pay to remove ads

Consumers finding ways to get around advertisements is not new, but new technology is making it simpler, and could change the way business is done online sooner rather than later. That's the takeaway from a new Accenture report which indicates nearly half (40%) of consumers would pay to have fewer ad interruptions. >>

Friday, April 15, 2016

Top 3 tips to prep for 2017 taxes

It's tax day in the US, and while most businesses have already filed, it's never too late for tips. Especially those tips which can help a business prepare for next year's taxes. Let's take a look. >>

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