Welcome to BlogNotions' Small Business Blog

The BlogNotions Small Business Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by thought leaders in the world of small to medium sized business. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling updates on the technologies being used by successful and growing small businesses, discussions of common problems and solutions faced by small businesses, best practices for scaling your business, tips and tricks for successful marketing, and much more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

3 Ways To Put An End To WordPress Blog Comment Spam

Blog comment spam will make a mark on your blog after a few months of publishing; basically when your website starts to attract social shares and receives organic traffic from search engines. Google’s penguin algorithm vowed to penalize websites that used blog comment spam signature for generating low quality backlinks. Also, the search engine giant […]

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How to Make Relocating Drop Dead Simple

Relocating for a job can be a tricky and stressful process. You have your start date set, and that’s your deadline for finding a new place to live, moving your belongings to a brand new city, and wrapping up details in your old hometown. If you’re still house-hunting when your job starts, things can get […]

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How to Launch an E-Commerce Website and Accept Payments Online

A guide to implementing a payment ready e-commerce platform that is secure and seamless for optimal conversion With an e-commerce site, your business can serve customers practically anywhere an Internet connection is available. This freedom to conduct business anytime, anywhere gives small businesses unbridled opportunity to reach new markets. Niche businesses, indie businesses, and micro-businesses […]

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Why LinkedIn Company Pages are More Important than Groups

Build your LinkedIn strategy with Company Pages for more engagement, traffic and real customer opportunities When I first started out with my LinkedIn marketing strategy it was all about groups. I thought groups were the best way to reach new people and promote our small business… more so than a Company Page. And at that […]

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7 ‘Words of Wisdom’ Messages For Every Entrepreneur

When you have been on the startup firing line, you quickly learn that any insight from experts and entrepreneurs who have been there before you can make the difference between failure and success. Yet, many new entrepreneurs brazenly assume they are bulletproof, and march blindly into the fray. The result is that half or more […]

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How To Focus On Business Ideas That Create History

Real innovation in the business world is still rare. As I’ve said before, everyone talks about innovation, but the majority of new business plans I see still reflect linear thinking – one more social network with more features, another smartphone app for marketing, or one more platform for faster e-commerce. Historic changes and great successes […]

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Where To Find The Most Angels To Fund Your Startup

If your startup is looking for an Angel investor, it makes sense to present your plan to flocks of Angels, and assume that at least one will swoop down and scoop you up. Or does it? Actually numbers and locations are just the beginning. The challenge is to find the right Angel for you, and […]

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Social Media Marketing- Now on Demand!

The internet has proven itself to be a wonderful medium for sales, and social media is the most fertile frontier in the infinite internet. At least, it is in theory: most small businesses (and many large ones) still don’t understand how social media can score them more customers and profits. If you’re sick of feeling […]

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Can Your Startup Flourish Despite Business Chaos?

Every startup founder I know talks about the chaos of their business, which they usually attribute to that burst of growth that is required to get to positive cash flow. They envision a stable environment after that point, and may have convinced themselves that they will be safer and happier with a livable income, maintaining […]

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