Popular Countries: United States | Canada | Australia | India

Business Promotion Blog

Understanding the Tax Challenges Faced by Your Business

Every type of business must deal with different sets of tax regulations and specific laws. This means businesses are facing different series of tax challenges on a regular basis. The fact that taxation laws are changing frequently – whether it is to keep up with the latest developments or due to changes in approach – doesn’t make processing tax returns any easier either.

Finding a web design company

Find a Web Design Company in your city can be challenging. Not because there aren't any, but because the choices can be overwhelming. You're going to need to sort through the multitudes of web design companies.

A good way to do this is to apply some filters to your search.

So here is a way to begin your search.

Web Hosting: A Beginners Guide

So you want to build a website(or have built one) and you need a web hosting account.

Where do you start? Well, what kind of website do you have? Is it dynamic (text is taken from a database) or a static site (HTML & CSS)?

If you're building a database driven website, say in Drupal or Wordpress then you are going to need very specific things in terms of requirements for your web hosting platform. Many hosts support Drupal and Wordpress and multiple types of databases, but do they do it well?

SEO Definition

What is SEO?
In loose terms the SEO definition is this: To attempt to increase traffic to your website by creating or editing content, adding inbound links(and often by removing bad links) from other websites or any other tactics which may increase your rankings in search engines and thus increase actual visitors to your website, which would then also presumably increase your website sales or advertising revenue.

Where to start: 10 easy easy ways to begin promoting your business today

Maybe your business is new or you just haven't had the time to even think about where to start your small business promotion. Well now you have a bit of time (really it doesn't take much to do a little a day) and you're ready to dig your heals in and get started. But where, and how much? Well, that's up to you really. Having a big advertising budget is great! But many of us starting out are on a shoestring. This list is a little $ to no $ way to begin the promotion game for your business.

top 5 picks for a DIY website

The web is a fast place. 10 years ago you really had to know what you were doing in order to make your own website. I taught myself Dreamweaver, Flash and HTML - and then made a crappy site. It was slow, not intuitive, gaudy and just generally bad. And! You had to buy the software to make it in the first place!

But now it's cheap, easy and fast! (You get to pick all three.)

Could someone be removing your links?

Link removing machine

Several things have happened over the last few years that has made linking and SEO efforts increasingly complicated. As a Business listing service, BizSheet.com has witnessed some interesting developments in the directory business. The most recent being the online conversation around links from directories. If you happen to run a directory or know someone who does - then you know that there has been a huge increase in the number of requests to remove listings in an effort to restore their flailing Google rankings and search results.

5 Google AdWords tips

AdWords has become increasingly complex over the years. But you can learn to do your own AdWords campaigns if you can commit a little time to learn. Monitoring becomes pretty easy once you have set it all up. Here are 5 easy things you can do to get you started in AdWords.

1. Be Organized

Create Ad Groups to organize your campaign.
For instance if you are doing ads for flowers, create a group for each type of flower you are targeting. Lets do Red Roses, Daffodils and Pansies.

When does business promotion become spamming?

Easy! When you hire an over-seas company to post hundreds or thousands of links to your website! We have done our best here at bizsheet.com to block these folks. If you have made this mistake and fallen for the promise of "$39.95 for 10,000 quality inbound links!" and have Google Webmaster Tools hooked up, you may have found out that you have now been penalized. If you don't have Webmaster tools, you should get it set up now so you can have some idea of how Google is seeing your site.

Cheap hosting doesn't have to be bad hosting

Hosting has come a long way in the last few years. When I started in the web design business nearly 15 years ago it was almost impossible to get everything you wanted; low price, reliability, features (databases, email etc). I then found a local company a few years ago and was thrilled to have someone in my timezone who could help at a reasonable price. Fast forward a few years and guess what - the company has changed hands twice, has no customer service and just isn't the company I signed up with anymore.