The Ultimate Guide to Small Business Keyword Research

Keyword research is an important strategic marketing practice that, when thought of correctly, never really ends. While many people think of this…

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Previewing Highrise from 37Signals
The folks at 37Signals, makers of Basecamp, have been quietly working on a CRM application that promises to be as simple and effective as everything else these guys put out. Originally the name of the program was Sunrise (nicely aligned with their camping themes in Basecamp, Backpack and Campfire) but the newly announced name is […]
The Duct Tape Marketing Forum
I’ve recently reopened the Duct Tape Marketing forum to allow small business owners to meet and discuss marketing with like minded business folks. Duct Tape Marketing Authorized Coach Bill Brelsford of Rebar Business Builders is moderating the forum to keep the conversation valuable to members and visitors. If you haven’t ever gone by, visit today […]
In Search of the Softwareless Office
Not long ago I recall that the Holy Grail of business was something referred to as the Paperless Office. This was the notion that software and computers would allow businesses to operate without printing anything on paper. Funny thing is though it seems that while we are much more efficient and much more global, we […]

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Duct Tape Road Trips
I’m booking a few road dates to bring the Duct Tape manifesto to the world and thought I would outline some of my upcoming trips in case there are some Duct Tape readers that I might bump into along the way. SXSW Interactive – Austin, Tx – March Country Club Bank Small Business Day – […]
Duct Tape Marketing KC area book signing
For all you Duct Tape Marketing book wanters in the KC area, I’ll be doing a mini workshop and book signing at the Borders Books in Overland Park, KS this Saturday, Feb. 24 at 2pm. Come on out and say hi. Can’t make it. You can always just buy the book!

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High Rankings Search Engine Marketing Seminar
SEO Expert, Jill Whalen stopped by for a discussion of small business search marketing on the Duct Tape Marketing podcast. Jill is bringing her High Rankings Search Engine Marketing seminar series to the Midwest March 15 & 16. Lee Odden of TopRank Blog will show participants just how he gets such incredible rankings for his […]
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.
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 templates. While I personally kind of like this […]
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 great and I think this is very nice execution of technology. This will get even […]

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