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New (or not so new) Ideas For The New Year

At the start of every year, most of us make resolutions or have thoughts about making some changes to our lives. From telling ourselves that we need to lose weight or eat healthier, to quitting smoking or any other life-changing task, we all wish we could profess these wishes and then actually stick to them.

Website Theft

Part 1 of 3 – What exactly is Copyright? (Please note that some of the information included in this article has been quoted from various locations while other information is simply my personal opinion and you will probably feel my passion in my words.) The hot topic on many business related email discussion lists for

Keep Your Website Up-To-Date

In almost every business publication there are articles telling us how, as a small business, we need to have a website. This is very true! The Internet is where most people go to find a product or service that they are interested in or may have heard about. And, if your business is capable of

Choosing the Right Website Designer

You’ve made up your mind. You want to have a website to represent your business. The next decision to be made . . . who should you hire to develop your site?

Exactly What is International Virtual Assistants Day

Recently, someone asked what is International Virtual Assistants Day (IVAD) and why do we celebrate it. I thought it a great question and wanted to share a bit of history about the significance of IVAD and why it’s OUR special day.

What Should be Included on an Equine Website? And How Much is it Going to Cost?

(Download a free 18-page ebook explaining further what to include on your equine site and how much it will cost at http://www.equinewebdesign.ca.)

For every business, including those that are in the equine industry, a website is a must have when it comes to your marketing efforts. What to include on your equine website depends on what you are selling and to whom. Your product or service along with who your target market is will play a huge role in deciding what to include on your website. However, if you are new to having a website and don’t have any idea what to include, the following are ideas for your equine website. » Read more..

Feature Your Benefits

Sales Copy – eventually every small business owner must consider what needs to be included in order to produce a successful advertisement or piece of marketing material, including your website. » Read more..

How to Start Your First Blog

The term “blog” is a noun that is a short form for the word Weblog.

A blog is similar to a website but generally includes journal-like entries in chronological order. These entries can be anything from your thoughts to a personal diary of what is happening in your business or life to articles and informational posts on a particular subject. » Read more..

Shameless Self-Promotion

Hi! My name is Janice Byer and I am the owner of Docu-Type Administrative & Web Design Services (http://www.docutype.net/).  I am the winner of several prestigious awards (information is on our website) and have a slew of happy customers, as the testimonials on our site will attest to. My services are professional, creative and in demand. » Read more..

Choosing the Right Website Designer

You’ve made up your mind. You want to have a website to represent your business. The next decision to be made . . . who should you hire to develop your site? » Read more..

Does Absence Make the Heart Grow Fonder?

In the world of business, absence does not make the heart grow fonder. It can be more like ‘Out of Site, Out of Mind’. » Read more..

Cheaper Isn’t Always Better

Business owners spend a lot of time making decisions. Each decision will have a different outcome for their company.

From ‘which business supply store to shop in’ to ‘how are you going to get all of the office tasks accomplished’, choices are always needed and being made. For each decision there are contributing factors and one of the biggest is how much things cost. This is an important factor, but it shouldn’t be our top priority….quality should! » Read more..

Simple, Cheap and Effective Marketing Strategies

Every start-up business goes through phases of needing to try something different to increase their exposure and bring in new clients. Even established businesses need to revisit their marketing strategies every once in a while to help bring in new and repeat business. » Read more..

How To Start a Virtual Assistant Business

So, you want to start your own Virtual Assistant business? Where do you begin? What do you need to do to get a word processing business started? Well, I could go on and on! There are so many things that need to be covered to assist you in getting started. So, let’s get to it! » Read more..

New (or not so new) Ideas For The New Year

At the start of every year, most of us make resolutions or have thoughts about making some changes to our lives. From telling ourselves that we need to lose weight or eat healthier, to quitting smoking or any other life-changing task, we all wish we could profess these wishes and then actually stick to them. » Read more..