Marijuana may be known to be an illicit substance but it has been proven to have health and commercial benefits. Commercial-wise, it has been used as an ingredient in making various products such as paper, rope, canvas, textiles, lubricating oil and shoe materials. In fact, making paper out of hemp is considered to more eco-friendly as it uses fewer toxic chemicals which means less pollution. [Read more…]
Websites exist for a purpose and they are there not just to provide information to people or serve simply as a digital business card. Today, websites function in so many ways and have become interactive thereby allowing people to make transactions and give feedback to issues that concern them.
Businesses have also taken advantage of websites to sell and promote their products and services as well as provide updates on their companies. Many have also recognized the value of mobile technology in reaching out to their target market. [Read more…]
With the presence of digital technology today, many people are expecting most of the important transactions can already be done online. But that is not always the case. Although it’s possible to shop and pay bills these days, there are still issues that need to be addressed particularly when it comes to transactions that pertain to immigration.
When applying for immigration, the usual process is quite complicated and requires applicants to fill out loads of paper which are then passed on from one government agency to another. It is for this reason that U.S. President Barack Obama in 2014 ordered the modernization of visa processing with the help of the Department of Homeland Security, Department of State and the U.S. Digital Service team. [Read more…]
When it comes to marketing, there are a lot of different ideas and strategies out there that have been “proven” to be most effective. However, with all the new advances in technology over recent decades, and especially in just the last few years, one form of marketing really has emerged as the forerunner for marketing your business: digital marketing.
What Digital Marketing Encompasses
Digital marketing is a term that truly encompasses almost every aspect of marketing using the Internet, also known as Internet or online marketing. According to Angela Hausman, a contributor to Business2Community.com, the facets of digital marketing include areas such as search engine optimization, social media marketing, email marketing, content marketing, short message service marketing and any other marketing that comes in a digital form. [Read more…]
Today more and more businesses are eager to take advantage of remote workers to reap the financial benefits. The problem with the concept of having traditional 9-5 offices set up remotely is a lack of information on how to handle operations for this scope of work. Today, we will go over some tips to show you how to transition over your business so you can have remote employees and how remote workers can increase business profits. [Read more…]
The only way that people learn about a business is either by accidentally stumbling into them, hearing about them from friends, or seeing an ad for them. All of these things can happen in the online world, and probably happen far more often, just like they can happen in everyday life.
You might walk by a cute store when strolling through town, or find a Facebook page for one when you’re enjoying social media. You might hear about a great hairdresser from a friend when you meet up for coffee, or you may learn about it from a Tweet they posted. As you can see, internet is just as important for promotion as word of mouth.