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Is SEO Dead? How to Harness the Power of Search for Your Local Business

  Is SEO dead? Rumors of the death of SEO (search engine optimization) have been rife for years. No, SEO isn’t dead. But it sure has evolved into a new species! If you limit your media outreach to online advertising or email marketing, you’re squandering a key part of a good web marketing…

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Best Way to Get Your Business-Critical Files Anywhere, Anytime

Gather the team ’round the file cabinet and hand out the project assignments In the old days, all your employees might have worked on-site, nine-to-five. Those days are gone. These days your team’s on the road, at home, at a client or partner’s site — sometimes even at the office — but…

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5 Ways to Win Customers on Small Business Saturday

Are you ready for Small Business Saturday November 29? Can you believe Thanksgiving is almost on us? The Christmas shopping season hasn’t officially started, but if you’re a small business selling consumer goods or services, your holiday promotion plans should be underway. Between Thanksgiving…

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To Protect Life and Limb — Will Your Surveillance Storage Keep Up?

The Future of Video Surveillance? Agent Doug Carlin: “Can we go back?”  Agent Paul Pryzwarra: “No, there’s far too much data for an existing storage system.” If you’ve ever seen the film Déjà Vu, you may remember these brief lines. Agent Doug Carlin, played by Denzel Washington,…

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IT Pros: Should You Worry About Theft?

If you’re the IT professional in charge of the company’s gear, should you worry about that gear getting stolen? Break-ins happen, and computer gear is an easy, high-return target for thieves. Of course you should worry — at least to the extent of working with your security or site…

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Wackiest Infographics to Attract New Customers (Fun with Online Marketing)

  Inventing an infographic is one of the most fun ways to bring your creative brain to the task of attracting new customers. Scroll down to the zombie apocalypse to see what I mean! As you know, there are a zillion ways to promote your small business online, from coupons and contests to banner…

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How Much Is Your Customer’s Data Worth?

36% of consumers have “priceless” data, but few back it up. Check out the results of a Harris Interactive to poll commissioned by Seagate: U.S. consumers were asked, “If you had to put a price tag on your digital content (photos, documents, movies, music, etc.), stored on your computer(s), how…

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Need to boost your NAS capacity?

What Kind of Hard Drives for Your NAS — No Matter What Brand NAS?

Need to upgrade your NAS? What kind of NAS? Of course you know Seagate makes some of the most respected Network Attached Storage solutions (NAS) out there today, with models specialized to serve whatever your varied business needs may be. But let’s say — just for the sake of argument — maybe…

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Press praise Kinetic’s faster, simpler, low-cost cloud architecture

You heard this week Seagate unveiled a revolutionary, new object-based storage drive — the Seagate Kinetic HDD — and we’re demonstrating the highly anticipated Kinetic Open Storage platform at OpenStack Summit (if you’re in Paris at OpenStack, visit us at booth D11). The platform combines an…

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20 Favorite Quotes for Great Leaders

          Leaders of small businesses often wear so many hats (strategy, accounting, procurement, sales, IT … ) it can be hard to remember to focus on your leadership skills so you can work with your employees in a way that inspires them. So it can be helpful to give…

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