Business in Orange Township

Celebrate local businesses in our community!  Show your love for local businesses! With over 2,000 businesses in our area, shop to support your community.

For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 stays in the community. The same $100 at a national chain, only $43 stays in the community.  

The conference will offer 12 educational webinars, mentoring sessions, networking opportunities and resources in a 3-day event. You will hear from industry experts, such as Visa, Google, Chase, Constant Contact, Square and more. They will share insider tips on various aspects of online marketing, financing, customer service, cybersecurity among other topics.

You don't have to participate all 3 days. Sign up now, and attend the sessions that interest you most. This is FREE!   LEARN MORE AND REGISTER

NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS WEEK

2018 Small Business Expo!

WHEN: Tuesday, May 22, 3pm - 6pm
WHERE: Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center

Registration is officially open! Book your booth at the May 22, 2018 Small Business Expo!  Meet with dozens of Columbus-area businesses motivated to offer business building advice and support to small business operators.  Expand your network and generate new business leads at the Small Business Expo.  Premium and Standard Exhibitor Booths available.

Reservation deadline: Friday, May11 

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10 Tips for an Effective Marketing Blueprint to Build Your Small Business

Once you’ve set up your business and created a product or service to sell, it’s time for you to create a marketing plan. A lot goes into building such a plan. But members of the online small business community can lend some helpful insights. Here are some tips you can use to market your small business more effectively.

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Facebook for Small Business: 23 Expert Tips to Reach More Customers on Social Media

Tried and true marketing strategies for small business owners who want to build a Facebook following, generate new leads, and turn social followers into paying customers.

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Why Is Video Taking Over?

It’s more than another channel; video is taking over the Internet. John Gelety, director of video services for NAPCO Media, talks about why that’s happening now, and how it’s a great opportunity for your brand to make a compelling impression just by telling your own story. This is Part 1 of the interview. Check back tomorrow for Part 2, when John offers tips for making great videos, including how to get started with just your smartphone

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How to Grow Your Side Hustle

[INFOGRAPHIC] How to grow your side hustle into a successful business. Do you pursue a passion to earn some extra cash doing what you love to do? A new study show sthat lalf of side hustlers make $500 to $5000 extra per year!  Here's how to go one better and turn your pat-time gig into a full-time career.  


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Laurie Zinn lives in Orange Township, and is a freelance writer and owner of Line-By-Line. She helps businesses communicate with their customers through website content, blog articles, email marketing campaigns and social media. For more information about Line-By-Line, visit http://line-by-line.us or contact Laurie at laurie@line-by-line.us.   We are proud to have Laurie as our first Featured Contributor to our OC OPEN For Business page, and will be highlighting special how-to articles she has written to help with your business growth.  
10 Calls to Action You Can Use in Your Writing
The purpose of the call to action is to continue the relationship with your potential customer. 

Close the deal. Ask for the order. Make the sale. These are conclusions to a sales call that we all learned in basic sales training. It’s one of the most important parts of the sales process. What’s the point in meeting with a customer if you don’t ask for the business or proceed to the next step?  LEARN MORE

Study Proves Spelling is Still Important in Text Messages and Social Medias 
Types of misspellings, commonly confused words and grammar rules, bothered respondents of all ages the most.

Mistakes make an impression about you and your business, so when you are composing or responding on the go to text messages, emails, or messages on social media, here are a few tips to keep in mind:   LEARN MORE

8 Types of Links to Include in Your Blog 
A blog is an important part of your business’s content marketing strategy.

And while the content you provide in your blog is of utmost importance, what you do with that content contributes to your overall marketing objectives.  Here are eight types of links you should consider including in your blog articles:
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5 Qualities of a Landing Page
A landing page is a stand-alone website page that has a specific purpose for your company.

Landing pages can be used to generate leads, by collecting your audience’s contact information in exchange for a free download. Once you identify why you need a landing page, you will begin to develop and design it. And as you are pulling together the information and writing the content, keep in mind the five qualities that every effective landing page should have:  LEARN MORE

Get Your Free EBook!

Are you struggling to write the content for your website? Are you unsure of how to put your thoughts into words, and tell your potential customers what you are all about?

My ebook, “Not Content With Your Content? 10 Steps to Writing Captivating Website Content That Engages and Sells” can help you.

This comprehensive, 39- page ebook outlines the steps you need to take to turn your website visitors into paying customers.

Just click on the button below, fill out the form and your copy will be emailed to you.

10 Reasons Why Your Small Business Needs a Website

Most customers turn to the web when looking for a local business. Without a website, your company could lose credibility and sales. There are more than three billion people around the world who use the internet. In the US, over 96% of the population uses the Internet with over 70% using it daily. If you're not online, YOU NEED TO BE! Contact Kullberg Designs for a free consultation on how we can get your business online at an affordable price!   

Economic Development - Starting & Growing Your Business

The Delaware County Economic  Development and Entrepreneur Center offers many resources for small businesses and professionals.  Below is a live feed from their Facebook page.  Additional information and resources are available on their website Delaware Means Business 

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For over 50 years, SCORE has served as America’s premier source of free business mentoring and education. In 2016, SCORE mentors helped clients start 54,072 businesses. Get answers to your questions and build your business with our expert speakers and SCORE mentors. View live or recorded webinars, participate in workshops, take interactive, online training courses. LEARN MORE

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crowdspring founder and CEO Ross Kimbarovsky shares 23 years worth of personal insights to help you start your new business or manage and grow an existing business in his FREE e-book.  Download it now. LEARN MORE

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