Email shaped to fit your business

Email has changed – take a look at our new Microsoft website and find out how. Mail solutions have become more flexible, scalable and economical and you can choose the option that suits you – hosted, on-premise or a mix. Did you know you can now get a web-based or hosted email service directly from Microsoft…


How to do search marketing as an SMB

Cedric Chambaz, my colleague in Microsoft Advertising, has written a great article search marketing, which is published on Utalkmarketing.com – How to do search marketing as an SMB. Busting the myths that it’s too expensive, too time-consuming and too difficult, Cedric clearly illustrates how small businesses can use pay-per-click (PPC) to boost business. Here’s a snippet to…


The changing shape of SMBs – latest advisory panel video discussion

Continuing our quarterly SMB panel discussions on the economic and business climate for SMBs, we’ve now got videos of the discussions on the Small Business website. There are three videos, focusing on the following areas: How do you view the economic climate changes for SMEs since the panel met in July 2009? How would you summarise…


Small firms urged to establish websites

In one of today’s news stories ‘Small firms urged to establish websites’, Steve Pogorzelski, chief executive of ClickFuel, claimed that firms without a web offering are at a severe disadvantage in the modern business climate. He claimed that bringing a brand online, even with a small website, is “an enormous step” towards driving greater awareness….