Why Your Site Must Switch to HTTPS (And How to Do It) [Podcast] – Business Article

Marketing Podcast with John Jantsch on HTTPS Every website in the world is carried across a protocol known as HTTP. Recently, though, we’ve seen more and more websites switching over to HTTPS, which is the secure version of that same protocol. A site that is carried on HTTPS is encrypted, meaning that all of the data and information on the site itself is protected from hackers. Not only that, but the sensitive information that you gather from prospects and customers—whether…

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Textedly, Stepshot, and Timecamp – Business Article

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road. Textedly – Send bulk SMS messages to customers or prospects. Stepshot – Generate process documents for…

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Keap, Ummo, and Teamwork Projects – Business Article

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road. Keap – Formerly Infusionsoft, the company has expanded to provide smart client management software, in…

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Leadworx, Zendesk Answer Bot, and 200 Words a Day – Business Article

My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source or one that I took out there on the road. Leadworx – Learn more about anonymous website visitors so that you can turn them into…

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The One Thing That Never Changes Is That Everything Always Changes! – – Business Article

It has been said many times that the only “constant” in life is change. And, change is underway for me and Thinking Business! I have recently accepted a senior role with a growth minded, multinational business. Because of this, I expect to be extremely busy over the next little while. Although I plan to continue to share tools, ideas, concepts, and posts, the sharing will be less frequent. It would be great if you would continue to leverage the articles, tools,…

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Growth IQ – – Business Article

The book review for this week is Growth IQ by Tiffani Bova. Bova has written a powerful book that describes the optimal paths to business growth in today’s marketplace. She backs up her theories with excellent case studies using relevant businesses and their current levels of success and/or failure. My takeaways from this book are the ten paths to business growth shown in the list and diagram below and the knowledge that most of these paths are not stand alone.…

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The Best Free SEO Tools To Super Charge Your Search Rankings [2019] – Business Article

If you want to get real results from SEO you’re going to need to arm yourself with the best tools. But, when you’re first starting out, it feels like everything is over your budget and you’re going to cripple yourself trying to pay for it all. Well, I’ve got news for you… It doesn’t have to be that way. ​You can make your sway in SEO for absolutely free. In fact: We used some of the free SEO tools below…

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