Website Builder vs. Professional Web Designer? How Should I Build My Website?

Website Builder vs. Professional Web Designer? How Should I Build My Website?

Having a professional website is no longer considered a luxury. Anyone can register a cheap website and design a decent-looking website with no coding experience using a website builder, in many cases for free. That said, there is a reason many businesses still opt to spend the extra money to hire a professional website designer….

With PPP Closed, Small Businesses Have These Funding Options

With PPP Closed, Small Businesses Have These Funding Options

As the economy bounces back and the U.S. transitions out of the pandemic, small-business owners will need access to capital to both recover and grow. However, since federal relief from the Paycheck Protection Program ended on May 31, business owners may be wondering where to get financing or looking for new options after an unsatisfactory…

74% of Consumers Prefer Texting with Businesses if a Real Person is Texting Back

74% of Consumers Prefer Texting with Businesses if a Real Person is Texting Back

Almost three-quarters of consumers prefer texting as a means of communicating with businesses, providing a real person is texting back. This was the finding of the communication and payment for local business providers, Podium’s, 2021 Local Business Messaging Trends report. The report involved Podium surveying 1,004 consumers across the US and Australia. Out of the…

Why Digital Marketing Is Important For Business Owners

Why Digital Marketing Is Important For Business Owners

Whether you’ve been in business for decades or a day, one of the most difficult things to predict about your operations is how to most effectively reach and engage with your target audience. The most pristine product development and highly efficient logistics in the world won’t matter if you cannot get your message across to…