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Online Course or Membership – which is Best for Your Business?

You’ve decided to deliver content or a program through your website as a ‘home study’ or ‘DIY’ option. Now you’re probably wondering what’s best – an online course using a Learning Management System (LMS) plugin, or a Membership plugin. What’s the difference? Both options offer you an automated option to deliver and protect your content online (paid or free), can …

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Work Smarter: What You Can Do to Increase Productivity

Let’s face it… like most business owners, saying that you’re “busy” is an understatement. And all the endless details of running your business are not helping… You may have been told that one system or another is “the best” – but if it’s not working for you (or you don’t know how to use it) – it could be costing …

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Sharknado: Self-Publishing in Just 2 Weeks

We like challenges! Nothing ventured, nothing gained, right? But our last publishing project almost failed. We pulled it off, but there were some moments of pure panic. If you want to test your stress tolerance, try self-publishing a book in print and e-book format in a two week time frame. All in-house. Cover design, interior book design, conversions to all …

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The Power of Bloggers; How Businesses Can Utilize Bloggers

The power of blogging cannot be ignored! In a recent post, we shared the importance of blogging in marketing. And why, as a business owner, you should be seeking opportunities to partner with bloggers. Now, we want to help you create those partnerships. HOW Do You Access the Power of Bloggers? Just ask, it’s that simple. Find bloggers that are …

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The Power of Blogging; Why Businesses Need Bloggers

The power of blogging cannot be ignored! If you’re a business and you’re not thinking of ways to utilize blogging, then you’re missing out on huge opportunities. Blogs have become a major source of information on the internet and many people are devoted to following the writings and muses of their favorite bloggers. We all saw the major effect a …

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Curation vs. Aggregation vs. Syndication; Syndicating Your Content

In this curation, aggregation, and syndication series, we will be analyzing the difference between the three, while giving you benefits and tools to help you determine what’s best for your needs. We’ve all heard that ‘content is king’, and that the best form of SEO is creating and publishing great content. Well, sometimes the great content pursuit can feel overwhelming …

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Curation vs. Aggregation vs. Syndication; The Aggregating Solution

In this curation, aggregation, and syndication series, we will be analyzing the difference between the three, while giving you benefits and tools to help you determine what’s best for your needs. We’ve all heard that ‘content is king’, and one of the best forms of SEO is finding great content. Well, in this digital age, the great content pursuit can …

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Curation vs. Aggregation vs. Syndication; The Curating Process

In this curation, aggregation, and syndication series, we will be analyzing the difference between the three, while giving you benefits and tools to help you determine what’s best for your needs. We’ve all heard that ‘content is king’, and one of the best forms of SEO is sharing great content. Well, in this digital age, the great content pursuit can …

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Entreverge Award Nomination

Strategic Office Support is very excited to announce its nomination for an Entreverge Award! If you’re not from Maine, then you may not be familiar with this award or the event. It’s a celebration and recognition of ‘entrepreneurs on the verge’. PROPEL Portland’s website explains this award: “Since 2009, PROPEL has produced entreverge, our signature event to recognize the local …

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Case Study; the Power of Blogging

We have discussed the importance of blogging for business several times; now, we would like to share our actual results. Background We established our first website back in 2009. We had the standard components and utilized many of the basic ‘SEO best practices’; however, we were very inconsistent and minimalistic when it came to blogging. Like most small businesses, we …