Optimize your website with our favorite WordPress SEO tips and tricks

Editor’s Note: This article on WordPress SEO tips and tricks was first published on February 4, 2015. It was updated on November 23, 2018. Most users adopt WordPress because it’s free, it’s easy to use, and it offers an abundance of resources and extensions. What people don’t realize is WordPress …

4 Small Business Grants for Women with Niche Startups

Grants are available for every type of business. There are grants provided by the federal government, at the state level, and by major corporations. Virtually anyone eligible may receive a grant, including veterans, minority business owners, and women business owners. Speaking of women business owners, what kinds of grants are …

How to use relationship marketing to increase eCommerce sales

In today’s digital realm, offering your consumers honesty, transparency and value through relationship marketing will translate to customer loyalty, turning potential prospects into lifelong brand ambassadors. Studies suggest that It costs five times more to attract a new customer than it does to keep an existing customer. That said, forging meaningful …

Side Hustles E-Book Featuring StartupNation Originals Exclusive Video with Chris Guillebeau

StartupNation’s ultimate guide to side hustles offers key insights into everything you need to know to start a lucrative side business or freelance gig. Click HERE to download StartupNation’s FREE “Side Hustles” e-book! Download the FREE Side Hustles e-book to learn: 10 steps to start a side hustle (while working a full-time …

PrizeRebel Review – Get Gift Cards Instantly For Completing Short Tasks

PrizeRebel is a site where you can earn rewards, including gift certificates and cash, by completing small tasks and earning points. The site is well established with a great deal of content and a very slick design. Like most services of this nature, it’s not a huge money-making opportunity, but …

How to Build Your Dream Life and Crush Your Business Goals in Just 90 Days

Twenty years ago, Teneshia Jackson Warner had a cushy project manager job at IBM. In 2003, Warner left that job to found EGAMI Group, a multicultural marketing and communications firm. With her unmatched tenacity and vision, Warner has since grown the firm into a multi-million-dollar business. In addition to her …

10 entrepreneurial lessons you didn’t learn in college

Some entrepreneurial lessons simply can’t be learned in a classroom. Traditional college business courses do teach important and necessary principles like economics, statistics, communication, marketing or strategy — which are all vital components to running a business. But while getting a formal education can certainly help any wannabe entrepreneur, there’s …

8 Tips to Keep Your Startup Team Connected During COVID-19

For my startups, the majority of my team members have always worked remotely. When the announcement came to shelter-in-place due to COVID-19, there wasn’t much we changed about our work environment. However, I did recognize that my team members now may have had their spouses, children and other family members …