Is your website broken? 3 common mistakes.

A lot of businesses have bought a domain and used some build-a-website-quickly tools in order to be found online. As a result, their websites look nice but don’t come anywhere near doing what they need to do, attract prospects. But some of the most commonly missing pieces can be easily found and fixed.

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Business Networking

Business networking is either a necessary evil of mandatory recreation (you will like it dammit!) or a great excuse to get out of the office and hang with fellow local business people, one of which could be your next big client.

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Loathing coupons

I do, I really loathe coupons and for good reason. Very few businesses have ever helped themselves using them. And until only recently have entire industries (read pizza delivery) been held hostage by them.

The reason is that a coupon will bring you customers who:

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Would you know if your customers were being ignored?

How many of you would be comfortable leaving your store unattended while you were out making deliveries? No one? Hmmm… interesting, because that’s pretty much the equivalent of what so many companies are doing right now.

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Whatcom Marketing Eliminates Social Media Barriers for Small Businesses

Whatcom Marketing has launched a number of social media management services that enable small business owners to enjoy the benefits of a solid social media strategy without the significant time investment and risk of embarrassing themselves by working without a plan or strategy.

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