Small business ownership is no cakewalk. Just ask Eric Dosal. He’s the co-founder of BrightGauge, a data analytics and reporting platform, as well as a HubSpot customer. So in honor of National Small Business Week, we sat down to talk about what it’s really like to own a business. Here’s what he had to say.
Do you feel overwhelmed with content marketing?Â As simple as it sounds, it’s easy to forget that there’s just as much marketing involved as there is content creation. Typically, this task falls squarely on the shoulders of the marketing department.Â If this sounds like the track your content marketing strategy is on, it could be […]
Twitter beware. During today’s much-anticipated Facebook announcement, Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom took the stage and announced ‘Video on Instagram‘ — a new feature that is sure to give Twitter’s Vine a run for its money. According to Systrom, video on Instagram is “the same Instagram we all know and love … but it moves.”
There are two key elements to marketing. The first is to drive traffic to your website and the second is to get the traffic to convert into customers. You can have a million visitors going to your website, but if you can’t convert them, what’s the point? Over the years I’ve learned a lot about […]
We’ve talked about the basics of marketing automation workflows quite a few times before. If you’re reading this post, you are probably already running a few workflows. So I’m not going to talk about how to get them started — though if you want a refresher, here is a pretty comprehensive guide. Instead, I want to talk about […]
My favorite form of real estate is online websites. There is a large opportunity to make millions of dollars on the web with a lot less capital requirements compared to other forms of investment. One of the ways I’ve grown my wealth over the years is to invest in online real estate. Sure, I have […]
Small businesses don’t exactly have it easy. And with new marketing technologies emerging at a rapid pace in recent years, it’s no wonder 59% of small business owners say it’s harder to run a small business now than it was just five years ago.
Are you tired of building links the old school way? You know, the methods that require you to send out emails to thousands of webmasters begging for links. Don’t get me wrong, they still work well, but they get boring after a while. So what other ways can you build links? Well, there are a […]