Podcast Slideshow from Fast Company

Last week I pointed out that Fast Company named the Duct Tape Marketing podcast a must read for the creative class. They put together a nifty little slideshow to walk you through the 12 podcasts you should be listening to. Continue Reading

What’s An Appropriate Web Site for Your Business?

Web design and features are a lot like fashion in a way - trends and looks come in out of style with the changing seasons. Current styles find lots of sites copying what I can only call Web2.0ish designs drawn from some of the more popular blog Continue Reading

Small Business Resources from Dell – Studio Dell and SB360

Dell launched a couple nice small business focused resources recently. The first, called Studio Dell, features well made videos of folks talking about small business and tech solutions as well as case studies and small business stories. The player is Continue Reading

Custom Error Pages May Save the Surf

I've been duct taping pages on my web site for so long that, well, the occasional link gets broken or a page that was linked to in article I wrote years ago no longer exists and surfers get the dreaded - Page Not Found 404 Error message. It's a Continue Reading

Would Willie Lohman Blog?

Finally small business onwers are jumping on the blog train as a way to stand out and generate search traffic (particularly local traffic) So, I'm wondering. What about the salesperson who would like a way stand out - in their industry, around their Continue Reading

How Do I Subscribe to This Blog – let me count the ways

Do I really still need all those subscribe options and buttons. I'm a firm believer in giving your prospects and clients lots of ways to get what they want. So, I've always had lots of ways to subscribe to this blog's feed, including email. As RSS Continue Reading

How To Stand Out In Any Crowd

Sam Horn, author of Tongue Fu and POP: Stand Out In Any Crowd, stopped by the Duct Tape Marketing podcast to talk about ways to create memorable company and product names, core marketing messages, and slogans. Don't miss her POP! - Hall of Fame (I'm Continue Reading

How Long Should It Take For My Marketing To Work?

I get the question posed in the title of this post often so I have two questions myself to preface the answer - How long do you plan to be in business? and, How long does it take to build a really high quality home? See, the problem with this Continue Reading