Resources for online marketing
Before you try podcasting, YouTube, blogging or redoing your website, check out these links.
(FSB) -- You can't expect to compete as a small business today without taking advantage of online marketing tools. These links can help.
Build a Great Site
U.S. Small Business Administration: The SBA offers an Internet and eCommerce primer.
SCORE's "10 ways to make your web site work harder for you": Tips from the "Counselors to America's Small Business."
Internet and search-engine marketing
My Own Business: A nonprofit offers a free online course that covers everything from setting up a website to operating on eBay
Google's guidelines for webmasters: Help the search-engine giant find, index and rank your site.
NFIB's "Getting Your Site Found Through Web Searches": Tips from "the voice of small business."
Duct Tape Marketing: A book with tips on small-business marketing and coaching.
Blogs, Podcasts and YouTube
YouTube: Thinking about broadcasting yourself?
About.com's "How to create and promote a podcast": 4 steps to putting together a podcast.
Wikipedia on Podcasts: Check out the free online encyclopedia's useful breakdown of all things podcast.
Business 2.0's "Blogging for Dollars": It's not just a hobby - some small sites are making big money. Here's how to turn your passion into an online empire.
Single Throw Internet Marketing: Strategies that may be able to increase the quality of your sales leads.click here.