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BizReport | Research archives January 31, 2014

Manta: SMBs not in favor of minimum wage hike

This week President Obama addresses a proposed minimum wage hike, and while the debate still rages small businesses are weighing in - slightly on the side of not raising minimum wages. ... >>

BizReport | Ecommerce archives March 14, 2012

SMBs: How to prepare for taxes, hiring

The job climate may still be sticky in most of the United States, but among small businesses there is a growing need for employees. Especially employees who may telecommute or work remotely a few days each week or month. Along... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing October 20, 2010

Survey: SMBs confused with social media

Although several reports have more businesses going into the social space and marketing plans are being made to take advantage of social networks, it seems that one business segment is still uncertain how to tread. Small businesses, according to a... >>

BizReport | Email Marketing August 20, 2010

Campaigner simplifies email for small biz brands

Although email marketing is thought by some to be old-hat, many marketers are still unsure about just how to make email work for them. Enter a few upgrades to the Campaigner email interface which should make brands big and small... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing May 31, 2010

Top 3 social tips for small businesses

When it comes to small businesses budgets are tight and time is even tighter. This is why many have tried to incorporate social networks into the advertising plan. But, although the small business owner may have the best of intentions,... >>

BizReport | Research archives January 19, 2010

Confidence lowers for small businesses

When it comes to the future, small businesses are looking ahead and expecting the worst. This even though research shows consumers are more confident about the future. Why the dichotomy? Because of government leadership. According to a report from Manta,... >>

BizReport | Email Marketing November 24, 2009

Constant Contact: Small businesses using more Internet marketing tools

The fifth annual Small Business Holiday Outlook Survey conducted by Constant Contact found that more small businesses are optimistic about this year's holiday sales than last, and more are weaving online strategies into their marketing mix.... >>

BizReport | Email Marketing November 19, 2009

Email continues to play large part in small business marketing

Sometimes it seems like the business world is leaving email behind for new channels such as social media and mobile. But, according to new research from email marketing services provider Campaigner, that's not necessarily the case, particularly among small businesses... >>

BizReport | Research archives February 27, 2009

Survey: Small biz owners don't approve of US stimulus package

News headlines may be touting the latest US stimulus package as a great deal but small business owners aren't saying the same thing. According to a new survey from MerchantCircle only about 22% of small business owners like the plan... >>

BizReport | Ecommerce archives January 23, 2009

Nearly half of small businesses have no website

It's 2009, yet many small businesses haven't made their presence felt on the Internet, and even those that have aren't putting enough time and effort into making online marketing work for them. Such are the results of a Webvisible/Nielsen Online... >>

BizReport | Research archives January 09, 2009

Small-business owners favor referrals over mass marketing

While the vast majority of small-business owners are concerned about the current economy, this isn't putting over a quarter of them off spending on more advertising in the coming year, according to a report from Ad-ology Research.... >>

BizReport | Search Marketing December 17, 2008

Small businesses neglect search marketing

A Microsoft adCenter-sponsored survey of small businesses found that many feared the expense of keywords and would rather do their own taxes than start a search marketing campaign. ... >>

BizReport | Social Marketing June 25, 2008

Visa giving $100 Facebook ad credit to small businesses

Visa is awarding a total of $2 million in Facebook advertising credit to small businesses. It comes as part of the launch of the first-ever application dedicated to connecting small businesses on the social networking site. ... >>