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8 Business Website Development Secrets Everyone Should Know

July 4, 2018

Try not to use extras such as page counters, blinking or flashing text and unneeded background music. Page counters can interfere with the overall design of your website while flashing text has become a thing of the past. If you find the need to know how many people have been visiting your site, your server host should be able to offer statistics or you always have the option of utilizing Google analytics to track the site visitors on your own.
If your website is not geared around and industry that requires it-many find it best to stay away from background music. Music files are “weighty” files and can take considerable time to download.
Make Sure Your Page Titles Make Sense
One of the most important characteristics of business website development are the web pages and their titles. Be sure to detail the page’s title as it emerges in the top … Read more

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Disruptive Innovation and Small Business Growth Strategies

July 4, 2018

Harvard professor Clayton Christensen coined the term disruptive innovation to describe “a process by which a product or service takes root initially in simple applications at the bottom of a market and then relentlessly moves ‘up market’, eventually displacing established competitors.” An example of disruptive innovation is the cell phone (disruptor) displacing fixed line telephony.
There’s never been a better time to be a disruptive innovator. If you have a good idea, the barriers to market entry are shrinking. Business innovations like crowdsourcing and outsourcing provide cheap access to technology development, marketing resources and administrative support. You don’t need massive resources to invest in hiring employees to perform these business functions for you – you can design business graphics, develop an iPhone app or outsource your IT function using the new business models.
At the same time, large corporations have never been more vulnerable. A new survey by Right Management, … Read more

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Breaking Your Way Into Business With a Franchise

December 26, 2017

Starting a business nowadays is like playing roulette; your particular brand might hit in just the right spot and become a jackpot or you could lose a lot of your money in an instant. The problem in today’s weakened economy is that very few are willing to invest in a new name. No one wants to take the risk anymore so you end up struggling. However, if your dream really is to run your own business then there is another way; buying into a franchise can give you an already well-known brand name and the chance to get the experience you want.
Create a Budget for Everything
While buying into a brand that is already well-known provides an already existing customer base, you also have to spend a good deal more money to get everything going. Franchises are successful businesses and they expect you to put a lot of effort … Read more

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