Sally Jones

While attending the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s graduate school for journalism and public relations in the late 1990s, Sally began a long career researching and writing about business, technical and scientific topics.

Her decades of experience as well as a passion to stay on top of the latest online tools and resources combine to help small businesses (and freelancers like herself) flourish. Her work has appeared in many notable media outlets, including The Washington Post, Entrepreneur, People, Forbes, Huffington Post, and more.

AWeber Review: The Grandfather Of Email Marketing?

2 phones with AWeber: AWeber Review

AWeber is a dependable, trustworthy email marketing service that can help promote your business. AWeber Communications has been in business since 1998 (an eternity for online services). In fact, AWeber was the first company to launch the autoresponder — a must-have in today’s email marketing world…

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Shopify Review: Seamless Online Sales & POS To Boot?

Shopify Reviews

Shopping around for the best e-commerce platform to make your online sales spectacular? You’ve probably heard of Shopify. But does their service backup what they’re hyping in their marketing campaigns? We open the hood on Shopify and uncover the facts behind this popular e-commerce option that touts an easy-to-use yet sophisticated approach to online sales…

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LendingClub Review: Still A Stable Online Loan Option?

Are you trying to keep your small business afloat but can’t get a bank loan?  You’re certainly not alone — funding is one of the most stressful parts of owning and building your own business. But you don’t have to give up hope. Online small business loans can be a viable option if you’ve come up dry with other funding sources. LendingClub loans are a popular choice for tons of small businesses. But how suitable are they to your business? Our comprehensive review digs deep to help you find out…

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Move Your Invention Forward With The Best Invention Companies

Pen to paper: Best Invention Companies

Do you have invention ideas and think one might be the next hot breakthrough product? Of course, you want to protect your idea, develop it, and one day sell your invention. But where do you start? There are a ton of services at your fingertips, but as a burgeoning inventor, beware —invention and patent companies are extremely varied in what they offer you. It’s a confusing industry for sure, and there are a ton of blurred lines about what each company offers and delivers. That’s where we come in to help…

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Best Paper Shredder To Scrap Your Paper Trail

Shredded paper: Best Paper Shredders

Even in our digital age, paper shredders are more important than ever. Why? Although we talk a lot about identity theft as it pertains to our digital interactions, we still leave a paper trail, or someone leaves one on us, sometimes without our knowledge. And believe it or not, there are still plenty of “old-school” thieves rummaging through trash or recycling bins. Except these days they are looking to sell your information, the value of which might surprise you!

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Rochen Hosting Review: Are They As Speedy As They Claim?

Rochen Hosting Reviews

Need a reliable and fast web host for your website? There are an overwhelming number of web hosting services out there; it’s really difficult to weed through the pack. How did Rochen (pronounced Rockin’) is one of the more recognizable, “bigger name” web hosting services. But how did they fare in our review?…

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