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5 Graphic Design Tools for DIYers

In Branding & Graphics by Kristen Jerry

We get asked a lot, what resources are out there for those that can’t pay for a graphic designer but still create an image for their business? Well, we’ve compiled a list of 5 great tools for designing graphics within your business. All have different features and benefits to help your business grow visually. Explore all of them to find …

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Small Business Profile: Jimbere Coaching and Consulting

In Small Business Profile by Kristen Jerry

We will be featuring small businesses with big dreams and aspirations to help others – in different ways. As we network throughout the community, we find so many interesting and knowledgeable individuals that are on a mission to help their client. Jennifer Jimbere is a business coach that assist business owners with proven, action oriented, research based applications in the areas …

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Is Your Website Ready for Google’s Update?

In Marketing Strategy, Website Design by Kristen Jerry

Secure Sockets Layer or SSL as they are commonly referred to in the web world,  is a standard security technology that creates a secure link between your web server and your browser. This protects the site from anyone spying on you and your visitors. The security certificate verifies the identity of the site and encrypts and receives information that users send …

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Summer Marketing Tips

In Marketing Strategy by Kristen Jerry

School’s out for summer and that means vacations throughout summer months. Once June rolls around, many business owners take a cue from school kids and decide that all the serious work is done until September. They’re technically “open” over the summer, but they drop their effort towards a lot of marketing efforts because they feel it’s ineffective. But summer is …

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Marketing Your Business With Instagram

In Social Media & Digital Marketing by Kristen Jerry

With a staggering three hundred million users per month, Instagram is fast becoming the number one social media platform to its counterpart, Facebook. This has it’s benefits to for small businesses since Facebook owns Instagram allowing you to use your ad dollars across both platforms if you choose too. If you don’t want put any advertising dollars, there is still …

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Small Business Profile: ShopWoodstock.com

In Small Business Profile by Kristen Jerry

We will be featuring small businesses with big dreams and aspirations to help others – in different ways. What better way to bring a community together than a directory of businesses with opportunities to shares – whether it’s discounts, new experience or event – no better way to share than within your own network. ShopWoodstock.com is not only a great …