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LivePlan 2021 State of Small Business Survey — Share Your Story

By Bplans

We’re excited to announce the LivePlan 2021 State of Small Business Survey. Add your voice to our community of entrepreneurs and help other businesses grow. Read more »

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A referral program is a system to incentivize previous customers to recommend your products to others. Here's how to build a referral program.

How to Design, Launch and Automate a Referral Program for Your Business

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You’ve probably heard of referral marketing, but have you ever tried it before? If not, now is the perfect time to get in on this effective and easy-to-implement user acquisition channel. In this blog post, we will cover how you can design a referral program that’s right for your business and then launch it with... Read more »

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If you're starting an LLC there are additional fees and costs you'll need to be aware of. Here is what it costs to form an LLC.

LLC Costs and Fees You Need to Know as a Small Business Owner

By Melissa Pedigo

If you're starting an LLC there are additional fees and costs you'll need to be aware of. Here is what it costs to form an LLC. Read more »

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Are you issuing stock for your small business? Learn how to build and better manage your business value with a cap table.

Cap Table Explained — What is it and How to Maintain it for Investors

By Colin McCrea

Are you issuing stock for your small business? Learn how to build and better manage your business value with a cap table. Read more »

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Want to enhance your paid marketing efforts? Learn to leverage Google Tag Manager with Google Ads Remarketing to increase conversions.

How to Use Google Tag Manager for Google Ads Remarketing

By Denis Zakharych

Want to enhance your paid marketing efforts? Learn to leverage Google Tag Manager with Google Ads Remarketing to increase conversions. Read more »

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Learn how multilingual SEO can help you expand your business and break into new markets with just 4 simple steps.

SEO for Multiple Languages — How to Optimize and Rank Your Website

By Ofer Tirosh

Learn how multilingual SEO can help you expand your business and break into new markets with just 4 simple steps. Read more »

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Learn how to get the most out of Google Data Studio by creating custom sales report dashboards in just six steps.

How To Build a Custom Sales Report Dashboard in Google Data Studio

By Denis Zakharych

Learn how to get the most out of Google Data Studio by creating custom sales report dashboards in just six steps. Read more »

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Starting a SaaS company can be expensive, especially if you don't focus on optimizing development costs. Here are 8 ways to do just that.

How to Optimize SaaS Development Costs

By Piyush Jain

Starting a SaaS company can be expensive, especially if you don't focus on optimizing development costs. Here are 8 ways to do just that. Read more »

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Is the amount of business data you are tracking overwhelming? Learn how to easily visualize small business data with Google Data Studio.

Why Google Data Studio Is an Essential Tool for Small Businesses

By Denis Zakharych

Is the amount of business data you are tracking overwhelming? Learn how to easily visualize small business data with Google Data Studio. Read more »

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Do you have a strong relationship with your customers? Learn how to establish a relationship funnel that grows your business long-term.

How to Establish a Relationship Funnel for Long-Term Business Growth

By Grace Lau

Do you have a strong relationship with your customers? Learn how to establish a relationship funnel that grows your business long-term. Read more »

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What kind of content does your audience really want? Learn ways of identifying such that your audience finds relatable, engaging, interesting, and helpful.

How to Identify and Create Content That Resonates With Your Customers

By Roman Shvydun

What kind of content does your audience really want? Learn how to identify what content your audience finds relatable, engaging, and helpful. Read more »

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Learn to leverage Google Analytics to better understand your customers, streamline marketing efforts and make better business decisions.

How To Make Better Business Decisions Using Google Analytics

By Denis Zakharych

Learn to leverage Google Analytics to better understand your customers, streamline marketing efforts and make better business decisions. Read more »

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What is a customer management system and is it right for your business? Learn everything you need to know about CRM and how to choose one.

What is CRM? Customer Relationship Management Explained

By Tim Berry

What is a customer management system and is it right for your business? Learn everything you need to know about CRM and how to choose one. Read more »

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Small Business Growth Webinar Series — 6 Expert-Led Ways to Grow

By Bplans

Join us for six engaging conversations covering critical, often-overlooked topics that can make or break your business. Sign up today. Read more »

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Do you know how your brand is performing? How recognizable your small business is? Here are 3 methods to help you measure brand awareness.

3 Ways to Measure the Brand Awareness of Your Small Business

By Daniel Quintero

Do you know how your brand is performing? How recognizable your small business is? Here are 3 methods to help you measure brand awareness. Read more »

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Thinking of starting a business right out of college? Learn the 4 things young entrepreneur Alex Fletcher wish he had known before starting.

4 Things I’ve Learned As An Entrepreneur Right Out Of College

By Jessica McWhirt

Thinking of starting a business right out of college? Learn the 4 things young entrepreneur Alex Fletcher wish he had known before starting. Read more »

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Seeking out advice from experts can help strengthen your own abilities as an entrepreneur. Check out these tips from 5 influential speakers.

The Best Entrepreneurial Advice from Top Influential Speakers in 2021

By Eleanor Hecks

Seeking out advice from experts can help strengthen your own abilities as an entrepreneur. Check out these tips from 5 influential speakers. Read more »

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Are you struggling to manage your remote teams during meetings? Here are 6 effective methods to help reinvigorate your remote meetings.

How To Make Remote Meetings More Worthwhile

By JT Ripton

Are you struggling to manage your remote teams during meetings? Here are 6 effective methods to help reinvigorate your remote meetings. Read more »

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Looking for ways to grow your business? Why not expand into a new market? Here are 5 steps to ensure your business expansion is successful.

How to Successfully Expand Your Business Outside of Your Core Industry

By Syed Balkhi

Looking for ways to grow your business? Why not expand into a new market? Here are 5 steps to ensure your business expansion is successful. Read more »

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Boost your conversion rates and stop wasting money. Avoid these common copywriting mistakes to open greater opportunities for explosive growth and success.

How to Avoid These Common Copywriting Mistakes That Kill Conversion Rates

By Johnathan Martinez

Boost your conversion rates and stop wasting money. Avoid these common copywriting mistakes to open greater opportunities for explosive growth and success. Read more »