Put the Sharing Economy to Work for Your Business

By: Brittany Corners | Published: October 21, 2015

The sharing economy is a social-economic system based on the sharing, swapping and renting of resources, both human and physical. Tangible examples of the sharing economy include the well-known Airbnb for lodging, Uber for transportation, and thredUP for online clothing consignment. The common theme among these service offerings is the concept of sharing. Individuals from all over the world […]

5 Ways Virtual Assistant Services Help You Crush Your Competition

By: Brittany Corners | Published: October 19, 2015

It’s tough out there for entrepreneurs. The workload is intense, and the stakes are high. If you are an entrepreneur, you may feel like the work is never truly done. This is where virtual assistant services can give you a leg up. Virtual Assistant Services for Busy Entrepreneurs In the not-so-distant past, it was common […]

5 Tools Every Online Publisher Should Use

By: Brittany Corners | Published: August 11, 2015

The Internet has exploded with resources that claim to help online publishers boost visibility and reach new audiences. Yet, many of these tools fall short. Here are five tried-and-true online tools that boost search engine rankings and help online publishers succeed: Pinterest More than 70 million users engage with Pinterest. How can online publishers utilize this platform? For starters, publishers […]

The Ultimate Guide to Content Optimization for E-commerce Merchants

By: Brittany Corners | Published: August 3, 2015

One of the biggest challenges of running an e-commerce business is attracting website traffic from qualified, ready-to-purchase visitors. No matter how well-designed your website, there is a good chance you’re leaving money on the table if your content is not optimized for conversions. Advertising Is Not the Answer Paid advertisements will only become more expensive […]

Must-Know Online Publishing Stats [Infographic]

By: Brittany Corners | Published: July 30, 2015

Online publishing represents an exciting new frontier in the publishing industry that could not have been imagined even 10 years ago. As magazines and newspapers fade from the public’s view, a new breed of publishers has emerged to create an entirely new experience for consumers looking to be informed, entertained and inspired. On the other hand, […]

5 Signs It’s Time to Outsource Your Content Creation

By: Brittany Corners | Published: June 20, 2015

In today’s competitive marketplace, successful companies require an arsenal of skill-sets to handle content creation. The difficulty comes in finding someone who can write blog posts, white papers, Facebook posts and sales brochure copy while staying current on SEO best practices. It may be difficult to find a candidate in your geographic area who possesses […]

Tips for Managing Freelancers Online

By: Brittany Corners | Published: June 11, 2015

Working with freelancers is one of the most efficient ways to harness the exact talent needed for a specific project and is a quick solution for handling an increased workload, either temporarily or long-term. It can also introduce new challenges when it comes to overseeing assignments, monitoring progress and ensuring that deliverables meet expectations. However, […]