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Become a Duct Tape Marketing Coach
Purely commercial message today for those of you who wonder what the heck I do when I’m not blogging! For many of my readers Duct Tape Marketing is simply the name of a blog or web site. It is, however, much more than that. Duct Tape Marketing is the name of a complete turn-key marketing […]
Calling All PR Firms
I am always on the look out for guests for my podcast show. If you represent authors or business folks that have a great story to tell my small business readers and listeners, drop me a line
TypePad Hacks
If you blog using TypePad then you should bookmark John Unger’s site called TypePad Hacks. In addition to some great tips and tricks to get more out of your TypePad blog or learn those user discovered applications that even the folks at TypePad don’t know about, you can tap into an increasingly passionate group of […]

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Inc Magazine on Low Budget Marketing
Inc. magazine has an article online today that explores the notion of Low Budget, High Impact marketing. The Duct Tape Marketing blog is used as an example of using a blog as a low budget, high impact marketing too. From the article: His own experience as a one-person shop is one example. Without any advertising, […]
Memetracking – not just for techies anymore
Memetracking has taken on a bit of a full blown well, meme. First, the definition of meme from wikipedia. Sites that cluster and track trends, topics and news will become very important this year and offer the average small business marketer some of the best aggregated and filtered content going. These services track real-time conversations […]

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You Can Offer Blogging As a Service
Nobody asks me what a blog is these days but, they still want to know how they can use a blog to benefit their business. The software that runs the entire blogging universe offers you some very powerful tools if you can start to think outside the box a bit. If you are already a […]
Sales Contacts with Jigsaw
Jigsaw calls itself an online directory of business contacts and company information. It’s more like data meets eBay. Jigsaw users buy, sell and (this is a big one) maintain contact information on millions of executives and purchasing folks throughout America. Sales people and recruiters swear by the service. The service is a brilliant example of […]
Yahoo to Help Hurricane Katrina Entrepreneurs
Yahoo has an innovative event planned to help some of the 200,000 plus small business owners impacted by hurricane Katrina. Billed as Back in Business, the all day event to be held Friday, April 7 in New Orleans will allow small business owners to take advantage of over $1500 worth of goods and services and […]
A Great Way To Learn About Google AdWords
The Google AdWords advertising program is a very good small business advertising option when employed correctly – even for local small businesses. One of the keys is to learn as much as you can about how the program works. It can be a bit overwhelming when you get started. Here’s my suggestion: Find about two […]

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