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The Barcode Turns 60 Years Old
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The Barcode Turns 60 Years Old

I can’t remember a world in which we did not have barcodes and I’ve been around for awhile! And yet, I haven’t been around quite as long as the old familiar barcode which is turning 60 this month. The original patent for what we know today as the modern barcode was granted on October 7th, 1952 to Norman Joseph Woodland and Bernard Silver, its inventors.

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Outbound Marketing: There’s No School Like the Old School
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Outbound Marketing: There’s No School Like the Old School

If you’re like many marketers, you’ve no doubt heard all about the latest trends regarding “new school” inbound content marketing. Inbound marketing is based on the concept of earning the attention of potential customers, making yourself easy to be found and drawing customers to your website by producing content that these prospects will value. While inbound marketing is certainly something that should not be ignored, it’s important to not get caught up in the hype and to disregard traditional marketing channels that have been proven to deliver a tangible ROI.

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Tweet Chat Checklist for Business
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Tweet Chat Checklist for Business

The Whole Brain Group has put together a handy “Tweet Chat Checklist for Businesses” in infographic style which should provide you all the basic information you need to successfully set up one of these chats. And the benefits? Hosting a Tweet Chat demonstrates thought leadership in your industry, can promote your overall marketing message, will drive traffic to your website, and even help you engage directly with your customer base.

Ultimate WordPress Guide for Small Business [Infographic]
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Ultimate WordPress Guide for Small Business [Infographic]

If you are not already blogging, you’ve no doubt recognized the need to have some kind of content marketing strategy in place in order to keep up with the competition, not too mention make the Google organic search algorithm happy (Google loves fresh content). But even with this in mind, maybe you are at an impasse as to where to start? Blogging doesn’t have to be complicated, and thanks to Simply Business’ WordPress for small business it is downright simple. The following interactive road map is filled with articles, videos, and blog posts that take small business bloggers step-by-step though the creation process.

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Kid Tech According to Apple
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Kid Tech According to Apple

The children of today have been born and raised into a world of digital convenience like we’ve never seen before. Cars that drive themselves, GPS that allows you locate just about anything and even smart phones that are much more powerful than your dad’s first computer of the 80’s and 90’s. Is it any surprise that mobile devices are so popular on the playground?

QR Codes and Couponing Working Hand in Hand
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QR Codes and Couponing Working Hand in Hand

Couponing is a win-win situation for both consumer businesses as consumers save money while sales are generated for businesses. The following infographic will help you to learn more about how QR Code Couponing works and how QR codes are revolutionizing the traditional couponing process.

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Vacationing the Social Media Way [Infographic]
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Vacationing the Social Media Way [Infographic]

It’s a well known fact these days that social media is having an ever-increasing influence on our daily lives. This is even extended into the ways we travel. From the actual planning of our vacations with social media to posting pictures and reviews of our trips upon our return, there’s no denying social media’s impact on the travel industry.

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Online Reputation Management Infographic
Online Reputation Management

Online Reputation Management Infographic

With the advent of social media and online review sites, it is easier than ever for consumers to give praise for their favorite products and/or services. And this is good… at least when consumers are giving out praises. But what about when they are not happy? Often, all it takes is one unhappy client to write a negative review and they end up trashing the reputation of an otherwise legitimate company’s product or service.

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