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CWE Webinar: Graphic Design for the Non-Designer

One big hurdle for small businesses and entrepreneurs is graphic design. The pressure to create compelling visuals for websites, social media, and print collateral can be intense. While the hurdles of technical skill and cost

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In the News: Julia Becker Collins on Starting a Business

Last week, Julia Becker Collins was in the news as part of a panel of experts quoted by the Massachusetts Business Network (MBN) in their article “6 Experts Share Advice for Starting a Business.” These

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Central Mass Women’s Conference: Personal Brand Panel

Members of the Vision team were thrilled to attend the second annual She’s Local: Central Massachusetts Conference for Women earlier this month. Though the day was jam-packed with inspiring keynote speakers, networking opportunities with 300

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Why The Trend of Paid APIs Will Hurt Marketers & Businesses

APIs—application programming interfaces—are one of those invisible parts of the internet that thousands of apps and people rely on every day without the end users even realizing it. This shorthand for the sets of functions

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How Often Should I Send Email Marketing Campaigns? Part 2

Email marketing is a great tool for reaching your customers, clients, fans, or supporters. Not only do you have full control of the message being sent, but by cultivating a list of email subscribers, you

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How Often Should I Send Email Marketing Campaigns? Part 1

Whether you’re sending e-newsletters, coupons and discount codes, or other updates and announcements about your company, keeping in touch with your list of email subscribers is important. But you also don’t want to be emailing

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Business Bootcamp: Answering Negative Customer Reviews

A few technical difficulties aside, Communications Manager Catrina Gardner and Marketing Specialist Dominique Goyette-Connerty had a great time walking viewers through the reasons and reasoning behind the need to respond to negative customer reviews in

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How to Avoid Meta Ad Rejections

If your business runs advertisements on Facebook or Instagram, more often than not, your ads probably get approved without any issues and run at their scheduled times. But have you ever had an ad get

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How to Market Your Business Through Podcasts

Podcasts have been around for some time, but their popularity has grown over the last couple of years, especially during the pandemic. As of writing, there are 464.7 million podcast listeners around the globe, and

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What’s the Difference Between Marketing and Advertising?

For those outside of the industry, marketing and advertising may seem like—and are often used as—interchangeable terms. While the two concepts are closely related, they aren’t the same thing. And in order for your business