March 13, 2019
8 Ways to Get a New Website Up & Running for Your Startup premium
Creating a website and online portal for any business — big or small — is difficult, even for web developers and designers. A successful site comprises an eclectic mix of elements, features, and functionality, many of which are considered standard for every design. Despite following a rigid set of rules, the site must be engaging […]
Lexie Lu
UX Strategist & Graphic Designer
March 12, 2019
5 Resources for Property Management & Real Estate Side Hustlers premium
One of the best side hustles of all time is buying an investment property, especially if you want to generate passive income and build your wealth. However, like any business, you need the right tools to help you run and grow your operations. So where do you start? Not to worry, in this article we’ve […]
Cooper Klein
Interior Designer & Entrepreneur
March 12, 2019
5 Little Things You Can Do to Impress Customers and Get More Referral Business premium
According to a survey by Dimensional Research, a whopping 90% of consumers admit they base their decisions on online reviews and 92% of consumers trust peer recommendations over advertising. You might have also sought recommendations from family, friends, and acquaintances before trying a new restaurant, product or service. Referrals are one of the most valuable […]
Jen McKenzie
Writer & Business Consultant
March 12, 2019
3 Ways Small Business Owners Can Maximize Their Tax Benefits premium
“The only difference between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the taxidermist leaves the skin.” Mark Twain, apparently, wasn’t a big fan of the IRS. But, like it or not, you have to fill your forms dutifully and pay what you owe to the state. As a small business owner, you are very […]
Michael Deane
Editor at Qeedle
March 12, 2019
5 Ways to Increase The Value Of Your Startup Before You Sell premium
Selling a business with a history of success is much different than selling a startup.  Startups are unique selling challenges in that they are not established brands. Nor do most startups have an expansive list of loyal clients. Making matters worse is the fact that most startup employees have been employed for a year or […]
Marla DiCarlo
CEO of Raincatcher
March 11, 2019
7 Tax Penalties Every Startup Should Know About & How to Avoid Them premium
Startups, watch out for these IRS penalties. Taxes are serious business, but they don’t have to be scary. When you understand the possible penalties you could incur, you can sleep a little easier knowing you won’t be thrown in jail or have your small business taken away. Knowledge is power. Here’s a list of seven tax […]
Ryan Smith
Managing Editor at Bench
February 21, 2019
12 Less-Known Online Marketing Tools That Can Help Your Startup Grow in 2019 premium
Right now, there are a total of 6829 marketing technology solutions available. That’s a lot of tools to pick from! Source: Martech 5000   And while you’ve probably heard of the giants in this space: MailChimp, Moz, Hubspot, and the likes, there are plenty of smaller, more nimble companies ready to blow you away. It’s […]
Stefan Debois
Founder & CEO of Survey Anyplace
February 17, 2019
SE Ranking: The Moz Alternative Helping Startups Crush SEO premium
Marketing is a challenge for every startup. As a successful startup ourselves, here at SE Ranking, we know how hard (and painful) it can be to grow in the early days, especially when you’re competing against industry leaders like Moz.  We know from our own experience what it means to deal with a limited budget, work […]
Irina Weber
Marketing Manager at SE Ranking
February 15, 2019
11 Email Marketing Tactics From Buffer, CopyHackers, BigCommerce & More premium
As a small business, email marketing is one of the best ways to keep your customers, or potential customers, up to date on what’s going on with your business. It’s easy to use, it’s inexpensive, and it can bring in a potentially large ROI. Statistics show that for every $1 dollar spent, email marketing can […]
Emma Siemasko
Founder of Stories by Emma
February 12, 2019
7 Reasons Every Solopreneur Should Care About Design premium
Being a solopreneur isn’t an easy task — everything falls on your shoulders, and it’s difficult to know which elements deserve your attention and might grow your business. In some industries, appearance matters more than others. Design is one of those areas that’s easy to overlook as a solo business owner. Your budget in the […]
Lexie Lu
UX Strategist & Graphic Designer