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Get Free Directory Assistance For Your Home, Cell Phone, Biz

… with Free411. They’ve got an online search, or you can call their toll-free number: 1-800-FREE411 (1-800-373-3411). Be sure to check your businesses listing and report wrong information it here.

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Blogging 101 Email Newsletters Free Offers Marketing Ideas

Using Email Newsletters & Free Offers on Your Business Blog or Website

Now that we know the central strategy to a great business blog is dynamic content … let me talk briefly about two tools I think every small business blog should have as part of its core strategy: email newsletters and free offers. Let me talk generally about their role in your blogging strategy. First, email […]

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Food Marketing Ideas Rockin' Biz Blogs

How Specialty Grocery Stores, Niche Food Outlets Could Be Using Blogs

… by posting free recipes like Smoothie Recipes does. I could see how a grocery store or food outlet, like a nutrition store or “organic” shop, could also post cooking and health food tips based on their products … … but the principle is simple: Find ways to promote your products or services in innovative, […]

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Case Study Marketing Ideas

Case Study: Digital Photography School Blog

Darren at Problogger has posted a case study on his blog site Digital Photography School — which I might add is an incredible resource as well as a great blogging example. In this post, he really details his strategy for the blog, which is only 9 months old! You’ll want to print this post off […]

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iPods Being Sold in Vending Machines?

Michael at Monkey Bites tell us about “vending machines having upgraded from candy bars to iPods.” Yes, iPods are being sold in vending machines! (I got my video iPod from Wal-Mart.) According to the article (drawn from this Atlanta Journal Constitution article), customers are willing to plunk down $300 in a vending machine! Marketing Lesson: […]