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Why Cloud Computing is Ideal for Smaller Businesses

December 14, 2018 No Comments

Setting up your own business can be a challenge, but it can also be very rewarding if you work hard to make it a success. For smaller businesses and startups, the key challenges are to keep costs down and manage finances more effectively. Smaller businesses are more limited in terms of funds compared to larger organizations, which means that they need to be more adept at finding the best deals and solutions when it comes to vital business services.

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Vlogging Tips for Beginners

December 3, 2018 No Comments

What should you know to start on a travel or lifestyle video blog? How do popular YouTubers make travel videos the best that they can be? Is it about the camera they have? Or the content they create? What tricks should you know to enhance your channel too?

How To Have A User-Friendly Website

October 29, 2018 No Comments

Having a website is a must when you run a business, no matter whether you are selling products from it or not. Many people prefer to do their business solely online, and if you have no website, you just won’t be seen. Yet having a website isn’t enough – it also needs to be user-friendly and inviting so that people will be happy to visit and return. Here are some ways to ensure that your website is as user-friendly as possible.

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The Benefits of Using Bitcoins Instead of Other Currencies

August 7, 2018 No Comments

Anyone that has read the news surrounding bitcoins will understand how popular it has become over the past couple of years. More investors are looking at this currency, and it grew rapidly in 2017. There are now more than 1,100 different type of cryptocurrency around the world of which bitcoins were the first. People have also realized how convenient bitcoins are when you compare them to using fiat currencies, and this is only one of the many advantages that is has over traditional currency.

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Choosing a Business Process Management tool for recurring tasks and workflows

July 10, 2018 No Comments

When working in a fast-paced environment, it may seem that there is no right time for proper business process analysis and optimization. Thus, many leaders prefer to get the most critical tasks done, and only after that think about ways to improve their regular workflows.

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Programming Trends in 2018 – Do Your Software Development Skills Match Up?

June 27, 2018 No Comments

It’s June, and we are halfway through the year which means it might seem a little late to be writing about software development trends in 2018 – but as we all know, software trends move faster than calendars. Software is continuously evolving so it’s always worth stopping and looking up from the keyboard to see where the best opportunities are.

The Benefits of Previewing Videos on Mobile Apps

April 27, 2018 No Comments

In recent news, the most popular streaming video channel in the world, Netflix, said that their mobile app is soon to be updated and released to consumers to finally include previews on mobile devices. These previews will be 30 seconds in duration and are designed so that viewers won’t need to flip their mobile devices to see the video preview. In other words, they can be watched in portrait without the need to flip to a landscape screen. However, those are just the highlights of the newest Netflix mobile updates.

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4 Effective Ways to Make Business Videos More Engaging

April 23, 2018 No Comments

Nowadays businesses produce lots of videos for marketing, and publish them on their own websites, video sharing platforms and social media. In order for these videos to be effective however, they need to be able to engage viewers so that they stay interested and watch them right through to the end. Make no mistake coming up with engaging business videos can be challenging, especially considering your videos are going to have to compete with the thousands of other videos that are out there.

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How is VR Impacting Customer Service Now and in the Future?

April 10, 2018 No Comments

Not so long ago, the future vision of a society fully dependent and entrenched in technology was one of flying cars, jetpacks and virtual reality (VR) headsets. While we’re still waiting on the former, a new generation of VR has appeared in recent years with capabilities beyond the novelty of cartoonish video game simulators. Nowadays, VR solutions carry the potential to transform industries, especially with regards to how customers interface with companies and experience products.

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5 Apps to Make Vacation Rental Business Easy as Pie

March 19, 2018 No Comments

Ready to manage multiple Airbnb listings on the go? There’s an app for that. Do you manage your Airbnb listing as a sideline business? There’s an app for that, too. The beauty of the Airbnb model is its accessibility and the ease of booking from your phone or tablet, without frustrating reservation sites or the need for cumbersome, computer-only property management software. There are several apps available for Airbnb hosts, and while they may not solve all your problems, they easily save you valuable time. Using one or more of these five apps can help anyone manage their Airbnb listings remotely.

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Gartner IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit 2018

March 5, 2018 No Comments

This year’s Gartner IT Operations Strategies & Solutions Summit 2018, May 15 – 17, in Orlando FL delivers tactical and strategic content designed to help attendees with their critical topics including DevOps, Cloud, ITSM, Cost Optimization, AI, Automation and more.

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5 Reasons In-House Servers Are Here To Stay

January 29, 2018 No Comments

For both small and large companies, finding the balance in cost, features, and danger prevention is quite challenging because as their businesses grew, their technology was affected as well. There is an over-dependence on computers as well and other Information Technology infrastructure in order to support the major parts of the business, so accomplishing this stability requires comprehensive IT consultation.

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How to Cope With Your PDF Files: Merge, Split, Protect and Unprotect PDF Documents

January 26, 2018 No Comments

You have seen Pdf document or many of you’ve used this file format. The pdf document is a very common and most desired format in recent history. The majority of the people who use computers have chosen and stated Pdf document the best format. It provides several functions to the users that are the important grounds for its recognition and choice. True ability to move and convenience has become the main options that come with this file format. It can easily be documented or sent over the network.

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4 Fun & Alternative Team Building Exercises

January 18, 2018 No Comments

How exactly do you build the perfect team, though? You may have the most hard-working, talented employees’, but you need to ensure they can work together in harmony within the workplace. While team building exercises may strike fear into the heart of even the toughest worker, they are a vital part of creating the perfect team. There are a variety of activities you can arrange, but to engage the employees’ imagination and make sure they have fun, it’s worthwhile thinking outside the box when you’re planning your next team building day. Whether you use a work day or you arrange a weekend retreat, here are a list of unusual and alternative team building exercises your employees’ will love.

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Top10 tips for hiring a Ruby on Rails Development Company

January 16, 2018 No Comments

The Ruby programming language is unique. So many programmers absolutely love it because it is just nice to work with. Thanks to it, you can solve complex problems in simple ways; perfectly understand the HTTP protocol and the principles of REST. And, of course, Ruby knows how to optimize and test the code. Some details on how to hire a developer:

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7 IT Tips for Beginner Traders When Trading Binary Options

June 13, 2017 No Comments

Welcome to the world of binary option trading. This market has become one of the hottest in the financial industry. It seems everybody is talking about options. One reason for this popularity is that almost anybody can get involved. The cost of entry is relatively low in most cases. Plus, the underlying principle behind trades is easy to follow. After all, binary options are seemingly simple “yes” or “no” propositions.

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A look at the best IT franchises to invest in

June 13, 2017 No Comments

This list will take you through four of the best IT franchises that you should invest into, this will include the initial investment you would have to put into each franchise, what net worth that is required of yourself if you would like to invest in these businesses. All of this information has been brought to you from franchising experts, Franchise Info, is a franchise business where you can find a range of different franchises from all around the globe. Please see the list below for some more in-depth information on franchising.

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3 Most Common Mistakes IT Companies Make

April 19, 2017 No Comments

Nate_Blog With technology on the rise and growing market demands, the customers expect a certain level of quality and service. In such a demanding environment where companies compete to meet the needs of users, a mistake can become a disaster. Companies often neglect some of the basic things that seem irrelevant at the time but may turn out to be a major issue that can cost a company a lot of money, as well as place their business at risk.

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A Comprehensive Beginners Guide to Cloud Hosting

April 13, 2017 No Comments

If you just heard about cloud hosting, below is a simple explanation. Cloud hosting companies provide hosting services for websites that are operating on virtual servers. They get their resources from large underlying networks of another web server. They run using the utility model in such a way that they offer services rather than the products. Therefore, cloud hosting is matched to traditional utilities such as gas and electricity.

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Are You Making These 5 Mistakes In Your Like4like Marketing Strategy?

April 10, 2017 No Comments

Instagram can be a great way to build brand recognition and to market your business. A lot of businesses are embracing this platform and using it to stay engaged with their customers. You can use thisplatform to pique the interest of potential customers and to increase your product sales.

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3 Popular Blogging Myths Demystified

April 7, 2017 No Comments

We all have our reasons for blogging. Some people do it to express their ideas to the world. Others are just there for the comments and positive feedback from readers. Yet still, there are those who blog for business, period. However, regardless of your reasons for blogging, everyone grapples with the same blogging hurdles; all-time myths surrounding this realm. If you find yourself struggling to deliver content to your eager audience, you have probably fallen for one of these common myths doing rounds on the internet today.

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Is Amazon Go a sign of the downfall of a retail workforce?

April 5, 2017 No Comments

Amazon debuted its latest retail concept this week, a cashless and cashierless shopping experience. But what are the lastng impacts on America’s workforce?

Analytics and the Cloud: What Your Small Business Needs to Know

March 31, 2017 No Comments

Properly leveraged data can be the difference between success and failure for a small business. However, purchasing the necessary IT infrastructure and talent to analyze and report on the state of your business is costly. It is also essential to use the correct tools. 88% of traditional spreadsheets have errors, which could critically impair your decision making in this fast paced world. Small businesses will often mistakenly focus on vanity metrics like sales finalized or raw page views, and often fail to dig more deeply into their data.

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Top 10 Salesforce Tips to Make the Things Simpler

March 23, 2017 No Comments

Enhancing a cloud powered business requires more than just giving our people to access new systems. Based on this the important application like Salesforce is too central to our bottom line Business benefits. There is separate Salesforce admin certification program where you can learn from A-Z tips of Salesforce. There are 10 best practices based on talking and working with clients lets discuss as below in detailed.

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Top 5 Tips To Avoid Fraud For Small Businesses

March 15, 2017 No Comments

Fraud is a big problem for businesses right across America. A report for the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners found that, on average, businesses lose about five per cent of their revenue from fraud. Small businesses bear the brunt of this disproportionately too, with a 28 per cent higher average median fraud cost for organizations with fewer than 100 employees.

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Scale Your Business With These SEO Growth Hacking Techniques

March 9, 2017 No Comments

It is not at all possible to survive in this competitive market if your website has very less number of visitors. For a number of companies, online business is the way through which they are attracting larger revenue. The main reason why people prefer to shop online is because they get the best value for the product or they are sure to find a discount deal. So if you too want to reap the benefits then simply creating an attractive website is not enough. You need to have some strategies in place which can help you leave a footprint on the search engines.

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3 Innovations That Are Changing Brand Recognition in Small Business

March 6, 2017 No Comments

Tweet Featured article by Jennifer Livingston, Independent Technology Author A lot of people wonder why Apple became so successful. Why is it that most Mom and Pop stores do not explode into Walmart? There is an underlying principle that undergirds all business success. If it can be identified, all the wasted time that most people […]

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What Video Marketing Can Do to Improve Your Rankings

March 2, 2017 No Comments

Video marketing is one of the most effective ways to improve your search engine rankings. This has been true for quite some time, but many businesses still overlook this strategy. Videos are good both for engaging your audience and for SEO. Not only can you rank your videos on YouTube and other video sharing sites, but videos can improve your website’s position in the search engines.

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6 Reasons for using an effective search engine on Instagram

February 27, 2017 No Comments

Marketing of products and services has become more effectual on the internet. This is due to the huge number of people that are using the internet for various activities. Online marketers must have a huge command of the various social media sites for them to be effectual. This cannot be possible without using effective search engines. Below are reasons for using an effective SEO.

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And the Oscar goes to… Cybersecurity!

February 23, 2017 No Comments

The Academy Awards “Oscars,” is one of the major film industry awards for excellence in cinematic achievements. In anticipation of the 2017 Oscar awards, we created our very own Oscar-style references highlighting major cybersecurity events that took place in the past year.

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