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Small Business Security Essentials – How To Keep Your Sensitive Information Safe

What Is Information Security? Keeping sensitive documents safe and protected has always been a struggle for business owners, especially since the advent of the Internet. Information security has often been … Continue Reading

Startup Step: Accept Credit Card Payments / Back Up Your Files / Get Basic Business Software / Purchase Computers / Select the Best Small Business Computer / Set Up a Fax Number

Tempo Smart Calendar App Review – Your Free Personal Assistant

Tempo is a revolutionary smart calendar app that manages your busy day-to-day schedule, prepares you for your upcoming meetings and networking events, and has a warm dinner waiting for you … Continue Reading

Startup Step: Build Your Team / Get Basic Business Software / Set Up Business Email Accounts

eFax Free Trial vs. eFax Free Plan

What is the eFax free trial? eFax offers a free trial is meant for you to test the full send and receive capabilities of eFax’s online fax service. The free trial gives you … Continue Reading

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Why Google Analytics is Important in Email Marketing

Google Analytics is a web analytics solution that gives you insight to your website traffic and your marketing’s effectiveness. It allows you to analyze your traffic data in order to … Continue Reading

Startup Step: Create Basic Marketing Materials / Get Basic Business Software / Select an Email Marketing Service / Set Up Business Email Accounts
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How To Pick An Internet Fax Provider

If you’re a small business owner, there are tools you’ll need to expand your business and help you succeed. One of the most important resources for your business is an … Continue Reading

Startup Step: Get a Business Phone System / Get Basic Business Software / Set Up a Fax Number
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Who Should Use Online Fax?

A Breakdown of Frequent Internet Fax Users While online fax services are gaining in popularity, they aren’t right for every business. If your company is pretty large and you send a lot … Continue Reading

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Why Use An External Hard Drive

While online backup services are a smart and secure way to protect your valuable files, it is best to have multiple backup solutions at your disposal in case your data … Continue Reading

Startup Step: Back Up Your Files / Get Basic Business Software
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Mobile Fax iPhone Apps

Online fax services are becoming increasingly popular as people move away from the cumbersome traditional fax machine. Online fax services are a more efficient and cost-effective method of sending and … Continue Reading

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Top Software and Cloud Alternatives to Microsoft Office

As we said in our guide on How to Get Basic Business Software, Microsoft Office is the standard when it comes to desktop software applications. However, you may want to … Continue Reading

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Windows, Mac, and Linux: The Real-World Implications of Your OS

With all the fanboys, power users, and geeks out there telling you which OS is best, it can be difficult to make a decision on what computer will best suit … Continue Reading

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Quick Tip: Free Alternative to MS Office

OpenOffice.org Last time I checked, Microsoft Office was available for about $150.  That’s a lot of money if all you really need is a spreadsheet and a word processor – … Continue Reading

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Services to Help Your Business Go Paperless

Nowadays there is a plethora of booming technology dedicated to making your office run more smoothly —and be greener. As Jen noted in her blog post a couple of months … Continue Reading

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Best Google Apps for Your Small Business

As if Google didn’t have its hands in enough products, last week the search engine launched Google Apps Marketplace, a market that allows developers to sell software applications to the … Continue Reading

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The Case for Ditching Microsoft Office

We’re in a recession right now; so, who wants to spend $500 on software? According to Time magazine, many companies and individual consumers still opt for costly software like Microsoft … Continue Reading

Startup Step: Get Basic Business Software