Side Hustle Stack - A Directory of Gig Platforms and Marketplaces

Small Business Labs

Side Hustle Stack describes itself as: " a resource for finding various platforms to earn income—ranging from side hustles to building a full-time standalone business.

2021 174

What Should You Check When Looking for Digital Directory Signs for Your Building?

Small Business CEO

Digital directories and wayfinding signs could quickly help visitors and staff provide accurate information. There are various sizes and options for digital directory signs available in the marketplace today. Information Technology digital directory signs

2021 56
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How to Create an Amazing Business Directory Profile – 5 Steps

Small Business CEO

Now, would you feel comfortable turning that elevator pitch into a full-length business directory profile? Business directories are different beasts. … The post How to Create an Amazing Business Directory Profile – 5 Steps appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

2021 81

The Dos and Don’ts of Business Directories & SEO

Small Business CEO

You’ve heard it before – listing your small business or professional profile in online business directories is great for SEO. It doesn’t matter if you’re an entrepreneur like Alex Perdikis or a small-business owner looking for investors or building a web presence, online directories offer some the best SEO bang for the buck. Here are the Dos and Don’ts of business directories and how you can effectively use them to boost your SEO.

2017 58

Should You List Your Business With Specialized Directory Services?

Stephanie LH Calahan

  One of the ways that you can do this is by being listed in directories.    Reader Question: " I am reviewing my expenses for the year and I was just wondering what you thought of getting on-line leads from specialized directories like XXXXX? Different Types of Directories Give Different Results. There are blog directories, directories of upcoming teleconferences, niche directories, phone directories, etc.

2012 140

Submitting Websites to Local Web Directories

Andrea Kalli

Submitting Websites to Local Web Directories. . For decades, business entities as well as regular consumers have depended on yellow pages and other local telephone directories to find suppliers for whatever it is they need. On the World Wide Web, local web directories leverage on that behavior. Such directories exist as online counterparts to yellow pages as listings are organized in a similar manner. Submitting Websites to Local Web Directories.

2011 109

Your Business Needs to Be Listed on These 6 Cost-Effective Directories & Social Platforms

Small Business CEO

Just as every independently owned business has a unique mix of customers and fans, every social media platform and business directory has a slightly different mix of users and viewers. Does your business suffer from under-listing? If you feel like your marketing team is doing everything right and still failing to produce the results you (think) it deserves, perhaps you’re not speaking to the right crowd. Make that crowds , actually. See, Internet users aren’t monolithic.

2018 52

Want instant access to a one-stop online business management resource directory?

Office Organization Success

The Office Organization Success Cafe is just what you need! It’s the ultimate online resource for creating a more streamlined, automated, and systemized online solo service business. Once you become a member you’ll be able to: Have immediate access to an online library of content-rich articles focused on running an online solo service business. Network with colleagues with similar interests. Find new clients. Get advice or brainstorm a problem. Be social and make new connections.

2009 139

AZVAs Podcast 3: Prepping to Attend Industry Events

Loosely Speaking

You can also find AZVAs the Podcast on iTunes in the podcast directory. Home VA Training VA FAQ Podcast Featured Events for Bloggers & VAs AZVAs Podcast 3: Prepping to Attend Industry Events Sunday, April 18, 2010 at 2:34 pm // By: ktcosmos // Category: AZVAs Podcast Your quick link to the April 2010 AZVAs Podcast is at the bottom of this post.

2010 109

Looking for Fresh Content for your Internet or Social Media Marketing Virtual Assistant Business?

Andrea Kalli

Once I started adding quality articles with relevant and fresh content related to my business on my blog, in article directories, and on social sites I began to see a substantial increase in new business. New Articles for this October 2010 Offering. Let me share something very powerful with you.

Looking for Fresh Content for your Internet or Social Media Marketing Virtual Assistant Business?

Andrea Kalli

Once I started adding quality articles with relevant and fresh content related to my business on my blog, in article directories, and on social sites I began to see a substantial increase in new business. New Articles for this October 2010 Offering. Let me share something very powerful with you.

Top 5 Tips for Finding Investors

The Small Business Blog

Go to your local library – they often have directories that list venture capital sources. E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network! Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business. Concentrate on your business, not your office. Outsourcing Options For Small Business Focus on your business, timeshare professionals. Enhance Your Work-Life Balance Have it all your way – family, friends, work and most of all a life!

2010 100

Should you use a Free WordPress Theme for your Business Website?

Tips From T. Marie

If you visit the WordPress Theme Directory , you’ll see tons of themes with different designs, free for you to use on your WordPress website. In the WordPress Theme directory, the number of active installations of a free theme is listed when you click on it for more information. Even the newest themes listed in the directory will have hundreds of installations. Many of the free themes in the directory lack documentation and support.

2019 111

Finding Good Side Hustles

Small Business Labs

Trying to help gig workers figure this out is SideHusl , which is a directory service claiming to be "the web's best resource for money making opportunities."  Having this broad directory means it's much more likely a gig worker will find a gig that works for them.  The growth of the gig economy means there are literally hundreds of apps, sites, marketplaces and companies that claim working with them is a good way to earn money.  

2018 138

Scams (Old and New) That Target Small Business Owners

Small Business CEO

Directory Scams. Criminals know how badly you want to increase/maintain your marketing reach, so they use the good ol directory scam. They might call, fax, email or otherwise solicit you indicating that it’s time to get your business listed in the back of the local phone book, or an applicable business directory of some sort.…

2014 78

London & Barcelona Have More Than 100 Coworking Spaces

Small Business Labs

The map of London below is from the directory site Coworking London. The European Coworking Conference site's article The Number of Coworking Spaces Exceeds a Hundred in Some Cities i s fascinating. Regular readers know we follow and do forecasts on the coworking industry. But even we're stunned at how big coworking has become in some places around the world.    Spain in particular is simply amazing. Barcelona has over 100 spaces and Madrid has near to 100.

2014 177

Is Article Marketing Still a Good Strategy?

Office Organization Success

One of the main reasons that you should still include this strategy in your online marketing toolkit is that by writing articles and submitting them to various online article directories, including your blog, you are putting yourself out there as an expert/authority within your field. One of my members in the School for Online Business Success asked me recently about article marketing.

2015 146

The SEO Minefield

Small Business CEO

Above Article Submitted To 20 Article Directories. 20 Directory Listings. I met and sat with an account manager from an online digital marketing company about 3 years ago, discussing how we could drive our business forward through SEO and PPC marketing. After a back and forth discussion of our marketing needs and the services the company could provide, we were presented with a package that looked very similar to the one below: 10 Keywords. 20 Backlinks A Month. 10 Press Releases.

2015 75

How To Set Up an Efficient Content Marketing System

Office Organization Success

Many years ago when I first started using my articles to market my business, it was simply a case of writing an article and submitting it to the various online article directories. So really your only avenue for distributing your articles and ensuring they were seen by a wider audience was to submit to the article directories. Content marketing is the *hot* new online marketing strategy! Actually, it’s not really new … using your content (i.e.

2016 130

Best (and Worst) Online Marketing Techniques For Small Businesses

The Solopreneur Life

Online directories. The more expensive directory did not lead to more leads, so don’t sign up for the most expensive thinking it’s the best.” W hat works and what doesn’t when promoting your small business online? A Westerville, Ohio-based marketing company named Triad decided to find out. Triad’s 2012 case study follows a start-up summer camp through its first year of business.

2013 167

Corporate Training Exploding and Changing

Small Business Labs

 Key quote from the article: This year companies grew their “informal learning” spending by 39%, demonstrating a steady shift toward social learning tools, knowledge sharing, expert directories, and other forms of information sharing. Interesting article on Bersin by Deloitte's site on corporate training.  As the chart below (from the article) shows, after a steep decline during the recession U.S. spending on corporate training has strongly rebounded.

5 Ways to Get Outside (and Why You Should)

Success

websites, leisure guides, community organization directories, etc.). One day about 10 years ago, I saw on my calendar a rare Saturday with nothing to do. My wife and kids would be gone and I was caught up on work.

2021 93

6 Things You Should Know About A WordPress Website

Tips From T. Marie

Just because a plugin or theme is available in the WordPress directories, it’s not a guarantee that it’s high quality or that it will play nice with the other plugins you may have installed on your WordPress website. And of course, it’s not just the WordPress directories that offer plugins and themes. As many of you know, creating, maintaining and working with WordPress websites is one part of my online technology services.

2019 110

Is Your WordPress Website Secretly Harboring Malware?

Tips From T. Marie

Second, once in, they had deposited php files in old image directories where most WordPress website owners were unlikely to notice them. It left me wondering how many WordPress websites were harboring the same type of malware, hiding away in old image directories. They don’t realize that not all of the plugins in the plugin directory are maintained and updated the way they should be.

2014 117

Get out from behind your PC

Office Organization Success

Calling all VAs and OBMs … if you’d like to be included in my Virtual Support Professionals Directory, click this link to find out more. Lots to share this week… One of the best ways you can grow your business is to get out from behind your PC and go and meet people! This was one of the goals I set for myself this year … to get out more, and so far I’m achieving that goal.

2012 133

Top 5 Strategies to Get Your Office Schedule Back on Track!

Office Organization Success

Update your directory listings; get entered on new industry directories; check backlinks — set up a spreadsheet to keep track of all of this. Getting back into the swings of things after a break is always challenging! Whether it’s time taken off during the summer, a break during the Holiday season, or simply a week’s vacation, the first few days back at your desk are usually spent playing catch-up.

2016 147

I’ll show you how to get new subscribers EVERY DAY!

Office Organization Success

I’ll show you EXACTLY how to submit your articles, which article directories are the best, how to craft your author resource bio, and what you must NEVER do when submitting your articles. Did you know that by just spending 20 minutes per week updating your online marketing system, you can add new subscribers on a daily basis? Yep that’s right! It’s what I do, and have been doing for years. And I continue to get new subscribers on a daily basis.

2012 126

Just 20 minutes per week can get you new subscribers daily

Office Organization Success

I’ll show you EXACTLY how to submit your articles, which article directories are the best, how to craft your author resource bio, and what you must NEVER do when submitting your articles. Did you know that by just spending 20 minutes per week updating your online marketing system, you can add new subscribers on a daily basis? Yep that’s right! It’s what I do, and have been doing for years. And I continue to get new subscribers on a daily basis.

2012 126

Awesome Resource I'm Using to Write More on My Blog

Stephanie LH Calahan

We've found one another because you have the option of listing yourself in a blogger directory. Recently, I shared some of my favorite tips on how to eliminate writer's block in my post: Writer's Block Stinks !    Based on all of the shares, tweets and messages I received, I can tell that there are a lot of people that are feeling stuck creating content!

2012 178

The Solopreneur Life “Friday Bits” Column #34

The Solopreneur Life

Don’t Do What Yahoo Directory Does. I launched SolopreneurLifeAds.com on Wednesday, and in the run-up to opening day, I visited a lot of Web sites that feature classified ads and directories. I thought it would be cool for my Web sites to be listed in the Yahoo Directory, so I checked out their registration procedure. Directory Submit requires a US$299.00 Directory Submit does not guarantee a listing in the Yahoo! Directory.

2011 135

5 Things To Know Before Buying An ATS!

Recruit CRM

Software Directory – Software directories like this might come in handy. You might already have an ATS that you’re looking to replace or maybe you’re looking to buy your first system. It’s 2021 and if you’re reading this, you’re probably looking for a new applicant tracking system.

2019 76

Automate Your Business! Top 5 Automation Tools

Office Organization Success

You can record your podcast episode directly into your podcast, and they will share and syndicate it with the top podcast directories – even iTunes – immediately it’s published! Those directories, in turn, come and get your podcast, index it, and make it available to their visitors. Part of running an efficient and organized business is making full use of the technology and resources available to you.

2013 156

4 Simple Hacks for Your SME to ‘Go Digital’

Small Business CEO

Google My Business is probably the world’s most powerful local directory — and you can grab your own page for free, and a spot in Google’s influential local three-pack results, after a brief verification process.… Having a digital presence in 2018 is essential for any company that wants a lucrative slice of the global online marketplace.

2018 56

AZVAs the Podcast: Transitioning from employment to self-employment

Loosely Speaking

iPod users can find the episode in the podcast directory at the iTunes Store. iPod users can find the episode in the podcast directory at the iTunes Store. Season 2/Episode 11 Program Notes. Scroll to the bottom of this page and click on the “AZVAs the Podcast&# link to listen to the episode now. Here’s that link ! A portion of this episode was recorded live at Olde World Bagels & Market (here’s their Facebook page ) in Prescott Arizona.

2011 164

Top 6 Ways To Increase Your Online Visibility

Productivity Bits

Online Directory Listing Services. Directory Listing Services are effective channels of gaining online visibility. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r. These are the Top 6 Ways to increase your visibility in the interwebs. Businesses are slowly finding that the internet can really help them establish their brand.

2010 131

MailChimp Expert

Denise Aday

I don’t know what took me so long to apply, but now you can also find me listed in the MailChimp Experts directory. As a virtual assistant , I’ve helped clients with various aspects of permission-based email marketing for several years now, from editing and proofing all the way through campaign analytics.

2013 40

Yelp Ratings and Review: You Are in Control

Small Business CEO

While there are a variety of business directory websites that offer customer reviews, none have received the acclaim and influence that Yelp has. Consider these facts: 98% of Yelpers have made a purchase from a business they found on Yelp, 89% of consumers make a purchase within a week of visiting reviews sites and 29% will visit a business within a day. photo credit: Yelp Inc. Flickr.

2016 60

What are Bitcoins?

Small Business Labs

 It has a directory of places that accept them as payment. Bitcoin is an online digital currency. It was introduced in 2009 as an electronic alternative to traditional money. Because of this, Bitcoin is a truly decentralized currency totally independent of any government entity. Bitcoins can be used just like any other currency (at least online). You can buy things with them and use them settle debts - assuming the other party in the transaction accepts Bitcoins.

2013 147

Simple 5-10 Minute Task That Could Save You Hours - Learn From My Mistake!

Stephanie LH Calahan

  The trademark owner contacted our office and suggested that we remove the site, directory listings and any other public reference we had to their trademark because we were infringing on their rights. Directory Listings - This math was kind of fun to do.    We did an event listing for each of the 21 sessions on three different event directories

2012 189

AZVAs the Podcast: Working with Tourism & Hospitality Industries

Loosely Speaking

iPod users can find the episode in the podcast directory at the iTunes Store. iPod users can find the episode in the podcast directory at the iTunes Store. Season 2/Episode 13 Program Notes. Scroll to the bottom of this page and click on the “AZVAs the Podcast&# link to listen to the episode now. Here’s that link !

2011 138