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How to Build and Improve Your Business Website

2020-07-21

Minyang Jiang

Creating a business website is one of the most crucial ways to build a brand and market a product or service. A business website will help spread awareness for your business and give consumers a chance to learn more about what you do. Even if you don’t plan to sell your products or services from […]

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The Best Small Business Grants for Women

2020-07-21

Minyang Jiang

Historically, women-owned businesses have had a more difficult time obtaining credit. In fact, it’s estimated that in general female business owners are 15%-20% less likely to be approved for financing, and the businesses that are approved receive about 80% less capital than men do. And while online loan companies have their own scoring models which […]

How to Build and Improve Your Business Website

2020-06-30

Minyang Jiang

Updated June 30, 2020 Creating a business website is one of the most crucial ways to build a brand and market a product or service. A business website will help spread awareness for your business and give consumers a chance to learn more about what you do. Even if you don’t plan to sell your […]

Bootstrapper Q&A: StartUp FASHION Founder Nicole Giordano on the Business of Encouragement

2018-02-27

Minyang Jiang

Bootstrapper Q&A: StartUp FASHION Founder Nicole Giordano on the Business of Encouragement Nicole Giordano helps fashion designers find their amazing. In 2009, the former textile designer and fashion marketing consultant launched StartUp FASHION to educate, connect, and encourage designers looking to create successful businesses. StartUp FASHION now offers a wide range of online resources, including a collaborative membership community, business […]

Small Business Social Media Do’s & Don’ts

2018-02-23

Minyang Jiang

Many small businesses struggle to see any return on their social media investment. Use these expert tips to boost engagement. (Some saw a 200+% improvement in one week).

Can Social Media Affect Your Credit Score?

2018-02-23

Minyang Jiang

Financial statements can tell a lot about your company — but if your business is young, this information may be limited. That’s where social media comes in.

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How to Grow Your Business in Your Local Community

2016-12-05

Minyang Jiang

Even the best businesses can struggle if the community is unaware of what they offer. To succeed, you have to get yourself out there.

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Retail Pop-Up Stores: How to Create the Element of Surprise for Your Shoppers

2016-11-01

Minyang Jiang

For more of Therese’s advice on how to execute the perfect retail pop-up store, download Credibly Business Journal, Vol. 4: Nailing Your In-Store Strategy.

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5 Location-Based Marketing Strategies for Restaurants

2016-07-07

Minyang Jiang

Being able to target potential customers when they are near your restaurant has huge potential benefits. Here’s how you can harness the power of location.

5 Small Business Leadership Trends That ​Will Surprise You

2015-11-16

Minyang Jiang

Modern technology and innovation has created an unprecedented number of opportunities for small businesses to compete for market share with larger rivals.