Why Guided Meditations Are Worse Than Useless

Some of you are using your time for guided meditations. While that's not the worst use of your time, I recommend that you don't. People like guided meditations because it is easier than meditating alone. Well sure, a lot like how it's easier to lift weights if you have someone there lifting with you. It is "easier" but makes it useless. You may have a hard time meditating because your mind keeps...

Creative Internet Marketing Ideas

It may seem strange that creativity should play a role in any form of marketing. Marketing, after all, is simply about selling products or services to customers for money. How can such a realistic activity look creative? Creativity actually plays an important role in business, especially in the realm of internet marketing. The OED defines creativity as: "The use of imagination or original ideas...

Internet Forums for Managers: Beyond the Links Above and Consumer Complaints

How many times has it happened that the first thing that came to mind when we thought about promoting our business online was social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, etc.? We are all mesmerized by the conundrum called "social media marketing." Talk to any marketer and the first thing they'll say is "You should be where your consumer is" and rightly so, social media websites are the most...

The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Book Marketing Success, Georgia Kirke, Write Business Results, 2016

This timely 62-page brochure may be just what you need to boost your own marketing and branding, and / or just do what it promises - that is, publish your book and turn it into a "strategic business development asset." . I must say up front that I was intrigued to read this book, as I wrote (have published over 30 books) and published (and my books have been in many of the major publishers, such...

Tips and tricks to optimize the speed of a website

Websites get complex and bigger with each passing day. This leads to slower loading of websites and ultimately a decrease in sales conversions. The average online shopper expected a website to load in just four seconds in 2006. Over the years, notable technological innovations have made it difficult to meet an online shopper's expectations. Today, an online shopper wants a website to load in just...

7 Instagram story ideas to build followers

Keeping your Instagram busy is a great way to build a following. An active account is more interesting than an inactive one. Also, using Instagram to share all types of content with your audience in many ways will be much more interesting to them than if you only shared one type.Let's look at some ideas that you can incorporate into your stories to build a following.1. Show a day in the lifeA...

Directors’ duties under Cyprus company law

The Cyprus Companies Law (Cap. 113) states that each private company must have at least one director and each public company must have at least two directors (art. 170). Furthermore, every company must have a secretary and a single director will not also be a secretary. However, in the case of a single-member private liability company, the sole director may also be the secretary of the company...

Tips on how to sell stock photos

Stock photography sites have made it easy for photographers to sell their photos online. However, just because you take photos does not mean that a stock photo site, like Istockphoto, for example, will accept them in their market. In order to sell your photos on a stock photography website, the website must believe that your images can be sold. Fortunately, internet photo blogs provide tips on...

Watch videos from your website

Do people watch videos from your website? I recently launched a product and created blog content. What was placed on my website was both video and text. I did the basics when submitting my articles to directories. The next thing I did was take my introductory video and submit it to some of the major video recording websites. The video has been very good for me.Most of my friends who have websites...

Choosing Small Business Web Marketing Strategies

My small business web marketing strategy is to keep it simple. Simple for me is: in focus scalable systematic and teachable, can be used, and it is easily measurable. Of course, it must also be effective. When diving into web marketing for your small business, it's a good idea to explore your options, but then you have to pick and choose. Unless you have millions of dollars and a great team, you...