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Best Project Management Software: LiquidPlanner vs Wrike vs Basecamp vs Teamwork vs Zoho & More!

 

Are you frustrated by your team members turning projects in late? Do you feel overwhelmed with the number of emails you get? These project management software tools can help eliminate work chaos and keep your team on track. Sounds too good to be true, right? Wrong. Project management software can help decrease your email inbox count, increase your team’s productivity and provide the tools to allow your team to complete projects on time. The size of your team and its projects will play a large role in helping to determine the best project management software for you. Read our reviews below to learn more…

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14 Best WooCommerce Plugins to Enhance Your WordPress Store

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Do you run a WooCommerce retail website on WordPress but need more advanced functions than the basic WooCommerce plugin gives you? If so, then you’ve come to the right place. WooCommerce is, hands down, the most popular e-commerce plugin for WordPress sites. And there are thousands of free and premium extensions available to enhance its basic functions. Here we give you our reviews of the best premium WooCommerce plugins to help you boost your online store’s efficiency, functionality — and, ultimately, your profitability…

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Intelius Reviews: Background Search or Scam?

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Wondering who is calling you from unknown numbers? Worried about the new consultant your company is considering for hire? Or maybe you are interviewing nannies to babysit your kids but not sure if they’re telling the whole truth? Using the power of the internet, Intelius makes it possible to access a treasure trove of information online. Here is our review of this leading site in the online background check space including features, pricing, pros, cons and more…

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5 Pitfalls to Avoid When Buying a Domain Name

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Buying a new domain name might seem like the quickest and easiest part of launching your business online. But that’s where it can get dangerous – because your domain name is like your street address; actually more than that – it’s the deed to the property. If you lose control of it, you lose control of your entire online business, which can be a disaster. So don’t skip on the domain name step. Okay, then how to register a domain name you ask? I’ll take you through all the steps involved in securing your domain name, from finding if it’s available, researching the best alternatives if it’s not, buying it from a reliable vendor, and managing it down the road. I’ll help you avoid nightmare scenarios where you lose control of your domain name, or even worse, a competitors snaps it up, and your sales go to zero overnight. With a little preparation, it’s easy to avoid these pitfalls. I’m also prepared to answer any questions you have along the way…

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DocuSign Reviews: Best Way to Sign on the Digital Line?

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Tired of shuffling paperwork and waiting for snail mail to get the signatures you need on important business documents? DocuSign could be the perfect solution. This industry-leading digital signature service gives you the tools to send, sign and share documents online anytime from any device. And DocuSign enables fully digital workflows that can save your company money by increasing efficiency. Best of all, DocuSign is fast, secure and legally binding. Read our DocuSign reviews to see if this service is a good fit for your small business needs…

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The Best Small Business Apps to Increase Your Productivity on the Go

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If you search the app store, you might be a little overwhelmed by the vast number of tools out there to help you run your business. We’ve put together our favorite, tried and true apps that we all use consistently and feel are worthy of being on our list of best apps for business owners. Read on to see which made our list and what’s so great about each one…

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Why SEO?

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Search Engine Marketing (SEM) encompasses all strategies that involve promoting a Web site in the search engine rankings. The higher your website is in the rankings, the more visitors you will receive, and the more sales you’ll make. SEM includes search engine optimization (SEO), which involves optimizing the code and layout of your website to cater to search engines. In other words, if search engines understand your website, they will be more likely to index its pages. Your pages must be “indexed” by search engines before they can appear in search engine results pages (SERPs)…

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Best Business Cards Online: Moo vs VistaPrint vs Zazzle vs GotPrint vs UPrinting vs Overnight Prints & More!

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You might think that business cards are obsolete in our modern technological age. Think again! Despite having smartphones and email signatures, people still have and regularly use business cards as a quick way to exchange contact info and leave a lasting impression on others. Choosing the best place to print business cards online can be overwhelming with so many companies to choose from. We’ve narrowed it down and reviewed the best sites, complete with pros and cons, pricing and turnaround time…

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Best WordPress Plugins: Take Your Site to New Heights

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Do you run a WordPress website and want to give it more juice? One of the best things about using WordPress is the access you have to some amazing plugins that can turn your basic site into a polished, fully functional tool for any type of blog or business. But you’ve got to be careful – some plugins will either slow down, or worse, break your site. And having too many plugins installed will put a strain on your server and increase your hosting bill, so choose wisely. We’ve curated our top picks gathered over years of developing and running Wordpress websites…

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AppSumo Review: Do They Offer the Best Digital Deals?

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Attention all web geeks! Are you always looking for deals on digital tools? After all, there are so many of them on the market that can do amazing things for your website. Have you heard of AppSumo but not sure what they’re all about? So, what is AppSumo? AppSumo is a niche online retailer that delivers mega-discounted prices on software geared toward developers, programmers, web and graphic designers and more. Or, in the words of the former Facebook, Mint, and Google employees who launched AppSumo, they “promote great products to help you kick ass at work…”

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Best WordPress Social Media Plugin: Longing for Likes and Shares?

Need to maximize your website’s social media presence and increase engagement? Social media is not only useful to increase your brand’s exposure, it’s also an important ranking factor in Google’s search algorithm. Top ranking sites typically have a high number likes, shares, +1’s, tweets, and so on. If you’re on WordPress, having a social media plugin installed that connects you and your readers to your various social networks is a must. We’ll review the best social media plugins for WordPress and you can decide which fit your needs and budget…

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Interview With Grant Farhall, GM at iStock

Grant Farhall, GM at iStock

We got the chance to interview their General Manager, Grant Farhall who peeled back the curtain a little for an inside look into the company. He also shares more about his background and role at iStock. Read on to learn what sets iStock apart from its competitors and some pro tips on how to search more efficiently for stock photos so you can find what you’re looking for faster…

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Best HRIS Systems: Namely vs Zenefits vs Gusto vs BambooHR vs Kin & More!

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As a small business, are you struggling with how to handle HR management? And don’t have the budget to hire a dedicated HR administrator? Fortunately, there are several online human resources information systems (HRIS) that can take these issues off your plate for a reasonable cost. Many online HRIS systems market to enterprise-level businesses, and it’s hard to find ones that cater to small businesses. But we’ve done our homework to find ones that fit your small biz and your budget. Read our HRIS systems reviews to see our recommendations for the best HR software for small businesses…

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Authority Labs Review: Want to Outrank Your Competition?

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Need a more efficient way to manage your SEO (Search Engine Optimization) tracking and enhance your keyword strategies? SEO is ever-evolving, and it’s crucial to your site’s success to know where you stand. Tracking search engine rankings is a key element to staying ahead of your competitors, and that’s where Authority Labs comes into play. Read our Authority Labs review to see how this SEO tool can help boost your competitive edge…

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Best Small Business Loans Online: LendingTree vs Lending Club vs Kabbage vs OnDeck vs Funding Circle & More!

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Attention small business owners: Do you have an urgent need to fill your inventory? Purchase equipment? Pump up your marketing campaign? Hire another employee? You’re in funding luck these days, thanks to the many websites that cater to small business loans online. With the decline in smaller community banks, it’s harder than ever for you as a small business owner to obtain the financing you need to keep your business up and running — and successful! We’ve done the research to provide our small business loan company recommendations along with some of the information you’ll need to get started…

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Online Collaboration Tools: Slack vs Basecamp vs Trello vs Asana vs Teamwork vs Wrike & More!

Best tools for online collaboration

The number of people working in a virtual office space has doubled in recent years. Why? Because it’s easier than ever to work from home and use software to collaborate online and keep your team focused, organized and on task. Just because you’re in a different city or even time zone doesn’t mean you can’t still communicate and work together as if you were in the same room. We Rock Your Web has been testing and using various tools throughout the years to keep our virtual team connected and productive from locations around the world. Here are a few tips and in-depth reviews of the best products on the market with pros and cons for each…

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