Facebook Launches a Simple Event App

Have you ever wondered if you were missing a party your friends were having or an event in your community? Facebook has launched a simple to use app that organizes all of the events of your friends and public community…

Facebook Founder on Top 3 Qualities to Reach the Top

Zuckerberg was recently asked what he thinks are the top 3 qualities an entrepreneur should have when starting a successful business. 1. Focus on Making an Impact in the World “I think if you want to build something great you…

Prime Day was Biggest Day in the History of Amazon

Amazon knocked it out of the park on yesterday’s Prime Day with customer orders surpassing Prime Day 2015 by more than 60% worldwide and more than 50% in the United States. Amazon said it was also the biggest day ever…

Instagram Announces New Tools For Business

Taking the lead of its Mother Ship Facebook, Instagram announced some new tools designed to make Instagram a better place for business. Instagram is already being used by many businesses, both small and large, to effectively promote their products and…

GoDaddy Launches Collaborative Business Idea App

GoDaddy launched a cool app today called Flare, so that entrepreneurs can gain needed feedback on new business ideas from their friends, experts and other small business owners. Flare is available immediately in the Apple App Store. It will launch…

Google Is Hosting Workshops Across the Country For National Small Business Week

National Small Business Week is May 1 – 7, and Google is offering workshops all over the country to give business owners advice about the online elements of running their businesses. If you can’t make it to one, they’ll also…

Google Says More About Local Ranking In Updated Document

Google has updated its documentation that contains advice for improving your local ranking on the search engine. This was spotted by local search watcher Mike Blumenthal. Barry Schwartz at Search Engine Roundtable has the old version saved here. According to…

Square Starts Offering Loans Through Square Capital

Square launched Square Capital in 2014 as a cash advance program for eligible businesses. The program gave businesses quick (the next business day) access to thousands of dollars, with great flexibility in payback. Payback came out as a percentage of…

Facebook Launches Video Storytelling Tool For Businesses

As previously reported, Facebook announced that it has surpassed the 3 million active advertiser milestone, just six months after announcing the 2.5 million mark. Read this for a look at the improvements Facebook has made to its ad offerings in…

These Are The Ways Facebook Advertising Is Improving

Globally, Facebook now has 3 million businesses actively advertising. Over 70% of these are from outside the United States. Does Facebook account for a significant portion of your own advertising efforts? Discuss. 3 million is a pretty remarkable number considering…