Sales and Marketing Blog Posts

Tips on how to sell and market your products locally and online.

A Mother’s Day Dilemma 15,000 Years in the Making

Every year, just before Mother’s Day, we stand in front of the card display or click through screens full of e-cards trying to find the one that says precisely what we mean. Sometimes that’s a sentimental message about life and love and family. Sometimes it’s a “Someecard”. I admit to occasionally leaning toward the latter. (Shameful, I know.) But, no matter how… Read the full article.

Celebrating an Early Spring: Small Business News – March 11-15, 2013

“Now is the winter of our discontent.” – John Steinbeck. It’s certainly been a long economic winter for the U.S. and across the globe. But signs of life are poking up everywhere, even in the week before spring officially begins. 

How to Succeed in Business (With a Whole Lot of Trying) Small Business News – February 25 – March 1, 2013

Ever have one of those days where everyone wants you to succeed? No? Well, you’re in luck. Every news item on BuildMyBiz this past workweek was focused on helping you save money, achieve work/life balance, master social media, launch a lucrative startup, or make more sales.

Google AdWords Pairs Deals with Search

Within the last week, Google quietly launched what very well could make big waves in small-business marketing. It’s called Google AdWords Offer Extensions, which, in its simplest sense, is a coupon and AdWords hybrid.

Your Email Marketing Should Be Open to Seeing Other Internet Browsers

I’ll admit: most company marketing emails I get on a day-to-day basis, even those whose communications I opt into, are mostly looked at with half a glance. But the other day an email from Litmus landed at the top of my inbox posing the question, “Which browser dominates for webmail usage?” Well…that is a very… Read the full article.