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BizReport | Ecommerce June 20, 2017

SMBs favor minimum wage increase - the question is how much

While most small businesses are coming down on the side of an increased federal minimum wage, the question is just how big a raise these small businesses could withstand without it hurting their bottom line. That's the word from a... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing May 22, 2017

Expert: Why Facebook business pages are important for SMBs

New data out from Manta indicates that more than half of small businesses don't have a small business page on Facebook. Why are they holding back? And should these SMBs re-think the decision to stay off social media? One expert... >>

BizReport | Internet May 08, 2017

Expert: What the new SMB cybersecurity bill means

The small business cybersecurity bill ---- recently passed the senate committee. This new cybersecurity bill increases resources to help small businesses protect themselves from data breaches and cyber attacks. What can SMBs expect from it? ... >>

BizReport | Search Marketing May 04, 2017

Top 4 tips to get more from AdWords

Google AdWords have been a part of digital marketing for more than a decade, and yet many small businesses continue to struggle with the best way to use this tool. We asked Manta CEO John Swanciger to weigh in; here... >>

BizReport | Ecommerce April 20, 2017

Top 3 tips to spring clean your small business

With the change of seasons, many people are throwing out the old and embracing the new. The same can be done with a small business. Here are 4 spring cleaning tips for SMB owners. ... >>

BizReport | Ecommerce April 14, 2017

Expert: The best financing options for female SMB owners

Finding the right financing - from grants to loans to investors - is hard for every entrepreneur, but it can be more difficult for women than men, according to recent data. Our expert identifies some of the best funding opportunities... >>

BizReport | Law & Regulation April 11, 2017

Expert: Female entrepreneurs lack access to funding

More and more women are going into business for themselves - but they aren't finding the move simple. In fact, one recent report found that female entrepreneurs have more difficulty finding funding for their businesses than men. ... >>

BizReport | Internet March 31, 2017

Report: Hackers targeting SMBs

Small businesses may be setting themselves up as a target. That's the word from new Manta data, which indicates that because small businesses aren't staying current with digital security, they're become a bigger target for hackers. ... >>

BizReport | Search Marketing January 24, 2017

Top 3 SEO strategies to implement now

Like email, the SEO space continues to garner a large chunk of advertising budgets each year. One expert offers three SEO strategies brands should implement now. ... >>

BizReport | Research December 27, 2016

SMBs weigh in on SBA cabinet pick

Several of President Elect Donald Trump's cabinet picks have led to increased scrutiny, social media badgering, and news headlines. Now small businesses are weighing in on one particular pick: that of Linda McMahon being chosen to lead the US Small... >>

BizReport | Advertising November 14, 2016

Survey: SMBs believe they're safe from cyberattack

While most businesses agree that cybersecurity is an issue, most believe their business is safe from attack. That's the word from a recent Manta poll which found that 97% of SMBs surveyed do not believe their business is at risk... >>

BizReport | Mobile Marketing October 24, 2016

Top 4 tips for SMBs to implement mobile strategies

Mobile is catching on fast with consumers, and with some large corporations, but small businesses have been slower to adopt mobile options. Here are 4 tips for small businesses to implement mobile strategies now. ... >>

BizReport | Ecommerce October 19, 2016

Report: Most SMBs still not EMV ready

It's been a year since the US switch-over to chip-based credit cards, and yet according to new data more than half of small businesses have still not switched their businesses over so that they can handle chip cards. ... >>

BizReport | Research October 17, 2016

Polls indicate divide, consumer trends post-debates

Two new election-based polls are shedding light on how Americans are tuning in to election coverage, and how small businesses are responding to all of the election hype. ... >>

BizReport | Research October 12, 2016

Survey's ID SMB concerns leading up to election

Heading into the November election, small businesses continue to watch with interest to see which candidate will win the vote. Two recent Manta surveys identify areas of concern to small businesses. ... >>

BizReport | Mobile Marketing October 10, 2016

Expert: How SMBs can use Apple's new releases

Small businesses are used to operating on shoestring budgets, and Apple software isn't known for being economical. But, according to one expert, there are benefits to investing in Apple's new products. ... >>

BizReport | Research September 22, 2016

SMB Owners: What you need to know about OT changes

In December, rules changing the minimum annual salary for overtime-exempt US workers will go into effect. Our expert explains what small business owners need to know about the rules, and how to prepare. ... >>

BizReport | Blogs & Content September 12, 2016

Expert: Why brands must include negative feedback

How businesses handle negative feedback is increasingly important in the digital space. For example, some shoppers will see brands that include negative as well as positive reviews as more trustworthy, says one expert. ... >>

BizReport | Research September 08, 2016

Poll: 1/3 of SMBs undecided on Presidential vote

While a large number of US citizens have become quite vocal about their upcoming vote for President, small business owners remain largely undecided. That's the word from a new Manta poll which found that between one-third and one-half of SMB... >>

BizReport | Ecommerce September 02, 2016

SMBs: Best practices to access your personal network for new hires

There is an old adage that people shouldn't mix business with friends, family or loved one. One expert believes, in some cases, looking into personal social networks can be good for business. Here's why. ... >>

BizReport | Research August 26, 2016

Study reveals SMBs don't know credit scores

While most small business owners are familiar with their income and expense lines, advertising budgets and salary caps, there is one piece of business information many are missing. The information about their business credit score. According to a recent Manta... >>

BizReport | Law & Regulation August 02, 2016

Survey: Regulatory changes challenging SMBs

There have been a plethora of changes to the business landscape so far in 2016, and they range from crowdsourcing to OSHA rules. One thing each of the regulations has in common: they are costing small business owners time. ... >>

BizReport | Research July 21, 2016

Survey: SMB owners still deciding their vote

The Republican National Convention is in full swing in the US, and the Democratic National Convention is set to get underway soon. But, while many citizens are already firmly on the side of Republican Nominee Donald Trump or presumptive Democratic... >>

BizReport | Ecommerce June 29, 2016

What new crowdfunding rules mean for SMBs

Recently the SEC changed how small businesses can engage in fundraising through sites like Kickstarter, the key is a business's ability to tell their story well. One expert explains. ... >>

BizReport | Advertising June 27, 2016

Expert: How SMBs can be more productive

Working 9am to 5pm may be standard across the working world, it isn't standard for most small business owners, and that change in schedule can become a challenge. One expert offers four tips for better small business productivity - outside... >>

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