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    Is your website playing by Google's "mobile first" rules?

    Last year, Google changed its algorithms to be "mobile first," which means they use the mobile version of your site to determine how worthy it is of ranking well. That's because, as you can imagine, most searches are done on mobile devices. "But," you might say, "most of our prospects and clients are looking at our site on their desktop computers, because we have high-end products (or services)."...

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    6 tips for writing better headlines

    Most people know that writing better headlines and copy is important for social media and blogging. However, when it comes right down to doing the writing, most people, including marketing directors and business owners, don't have desire, or inclination, to write copy. Initially, their enthusiasm to share their knowledge, and save money on copywriting, motivates them to take on that piece of thei...

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    5 Things First-Time Entrepreneurs Need to Know Before Launching a Business.

    Are you considering launching a business? Not everyone fits into the regular working world, and it’s easy to see why some reject the office life of clocking in every day to make someone else rich. If you’re one of them, you have three realistic options: Endure it until you have the money to escape, Find ways to make it tolerable (changing your working conditions, or working fewer hours*, etc.),...