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FREE Website and Blog for YOUR Carpet Cleaning Business

FREE Website & Blog for YOUR Carpet Cleaning Business Compliments of Andrechelle.com iCleanYourCarpet About to Launch! Sign Up NOW!! Finally after months and months of set up and testing (thank you beta testers), iCleanYourCarpet is officially opening on Jan 1st … Continue reading

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Dont Spam Google – Volkswagon Caught

The Google Enterprise blog recently featured the Volkswagon website for using new Google features to power a search box on their website. At the time, Google was unaware the major car manufacturer was actually search spamming, but as Danny Sullivan … Continue reading

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Google Teams with ValPak

Google Teams with ValPak Searches for Local Businesses Will Now Include Coupons Bargain shoppers know the value of the coupons that come in the Sunday paper or arrive in the mail in a baby-blue envelope — 10 percent off of … Continue reading

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Higher postage rates go into effect

It now costs 39 cents to mail a letter and 24 cents to mail a postcard after new postage rates went into effect Sunday. The increase follows legislation requiring the Postal Service to place $3 billion in an escrow account … Continue reading

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What is a Press Release

From OCIBR University Business Website 101 course …. A press release or, news release as it is also called, is a condensed article that is written in a journalistic style. A press release is not a sales document, resume, or … Continue reading

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Pay Attention to the Content of your Press Release

From OCIBR University Business Website 101 course …. When we talk about content we refer to the news story you are telling. Keep the following points in mind when writing your press release. Is your news “newsworthy”? The purpose of … Continue reading

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Press Release Mistakes

From OCIBR University Business Website 101 course …. Below you will find some of the most common errors encountered in press releases. You do not get a second chance to correct the negative impressions left by a poorly written release… … Continue reading

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Going down? This is the 1 crucial key to improving your networking results.

If you were in an elevator and had 15 seconds to sell your business, what would you say? “My USP, of course! Right?” Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about … Continue reading

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One-Two-Three Punch Marketing

Printed material is just as important today as it was before the Internet. With sp*a*m getting out of hand, it’s a wise choice to rev up, update or create printed material, ads, catalogs, direct mail, press releases, letters, templates and … Continue reading

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Increase Revenues the Same Way Starbucks Does

I was at Starbucks today, sipping a $4 coffee beverage, checking my email on $2/hour wi-fi Internet access, and eating a $5 sandwich when it hit me: Starbucks has mastered, more than any company I can think of, the art … Continue reading

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