The Playboy bunny case study

Playboy, as we all know, is a popular men’s magazine that features photos of nude women along with journals and work of fiction. The magazine was first founded in Chicago in 1953 by Huge Hefner, partly funded by a $1000 loan from Hefner’s mother. It has been said that Hefner set about starting the playboy magazine after being denied a $5 raise as an Esquire … Continue reading The Playboy bunny case study

The Power of Animation

Businesses are changing and so are marketing methods. The science of digital marketing has brought different challenges and opportunities. Animation as a marketing tool is emerging as the most cost effective and favorable tool that can help any business market a message, a brand or an objective. The power of animation is increasing and it’s highly recommended that all business owners take notice of this innovative and … Continue reading The Power of Animation

Top 5 Tips That’ll Help Your Small Business Succeed

There’s no perfect way to make a business; there will always be an element of randomness involved. Sometimes one worker’s procrastination can bring production to a grinding halt, but on the other side of that coin, the grinding halt might lead to a decade of success. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach that will work for every business, but there are a few important tips that every … Continue reading Top 5 Tips That’ll Help Your Small Business Succeed

“Business-Web-Media”

Small Business Pool is a business BLOG where entrepreneurs and business owners could find useful information, advice, insights, resources and inspiration for running and growing their businesses. Small Business Pool also offers project management and business consulting services to Small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The objective is to partner with clients to deliver customized solutions that create a lasting competitive advantage. The tag line “Business-Web-Media” signifies the core areas … Continue reading “Business-Web-Media”

A guide to hyper-social entrepreneurship 2013

In the last five years, business and economies around the world have seen massive economical and social changes. As the old saying goes, “necessity is the mother of all invention”, we have actually seen business owners and entrepreneurs working on basic ideas of day-to-day necessities that help societies and turning those ideas into workable and profitable businesses. In the year 2011-12, the phrase “social entrepreneurship” … Continue reading A guide to hyper-social entrepreneurship 2013

Content Strategy for Businesses

Content is KING! Well that is what we all have been hearing about since the past few years. With so many new business ideas, innovations and startup ventures emerging in the World Wide Web, it is now time that we start recognizing this constantly evolving and growing phenomenon i.e. content creation or rather content strategy. Content in simple terms means gathering, researching, editing and creating … Continue reading Content Strategy for Businesses

The new mantra: change marketing

With the changing trends in digital marketing and content development, business of all sizes and shapes would need to keep pace with the new evolution in the field of marketing. The new marketing mantra is no more just about making sales; it is now all about building concepts and communities. Here are a few upcoming trends to watch for: Content is king: As industries and … Continue reading The new mantra: change marketing

The BIG question: Organic or Paid?

According to a recent research published by eConsultancy, Organic search results on search engines such as Google and Bing pull far more traffic compared to paid search results such as PPC (Google Adwords & Microsoft adCenter). The percentage is 94% (organic) to 6% (paid). Organic search results are directly proportionate to CTR (Click – through Rates) i.e. the higher you rank on search engines, the … Continue reading The BIG question: Organic or Paid?