Well it’s midweek and it’s time to hit the Business Blitz here at Extreme John! Today I’ll cover a number of small business tips which include: Microsoft Launches Windows 8, Twitter Releases Web Analytics Tool, 5 Ways to Grow Your Business Despite the Economic Crisis And Five Reasons Why Websites Still Matter.
Hot Business News For September 14, 2011
First up this morning: Microsoft Launches Windows 8. You guys know by know that I’m an Apple kind of guy buy I also know that a lot of the people who work in my indoor tanning salons are PC kind of people so I was been hearing about this news all day yesterday. According to news Windows 8 only takes 210MB of RAM to run at base level and is set to begin on tablets first. Want to find out more info about Windows 8? Check out this article.
Next up this morning: Twitter Releases Web Analytics Tool. Announced yesterday, Twitter Analytics provides Twitter users with information on Twitter traffic including: how well Tweet buttons are performing, how much of their content is being shared on Twitter and how much of their traffic is coming from Twitter. The Twitter analytics tool is free for right now and is expected to be made available to all website owners in a couple of weeks.
Also in news this morning: 5 Ways To Grow Your Business Despite The Economic Crisis. As a small business owner there really is nothing as important in maintaining business growth. Even when times are tough growth must continue in order to maintain a stable business; however, in the current economic climate that can seem like a huge feat. This article covers five ways that you can grow your business in the current economic climate including: seeking more business from profitable clients, using education based marketing and using your website to capture more leads.
Lastly this morning: Five Reasons Why Websites Still Matter. Lately I have been covering a number of reasons why social networking is so crucial to small business growth but often I tend to overlook other methods of marketing your small business including your small business website. This article covers a number of reasons why your website still matters including: branding, content and analytics.
My favorite article this morning is “Five Reasons Why Websites Still Matter.” I like this article because it ties in to an article I posted yesterday on social media and makes sure that all bases are covered.
What is one reason that you keep up with your small business website? Leave a comment below to share your thoughts.