Small Business Trends

Founded in 2003, Small Business Trends is an award-winning online publication for small business owners, entrepreneurs and the people who interact with them. It is one of the most popular independent small business publications on the web. Together with hundreds of expert contributors, Small Business Trends brings you the news, tips, advice and resources you need. "Small business success... delivered daily."

08/16/2018 02:00 PM
58% of Small Business Owners Say Business is Good, Up 39% from Last Year, Survey Says
According to the Q3 2018 CNBC SurveyMonkey Small Business Confidence Index, the confidence among owners is at record highs. Here're the numbers.

08/16/2018 12:00 PM
Best 10 Digital Marketing Tools for Small Business Owners
If you’re determined to get the most of your digital marketing efforts, check out the following 10 best digital marketing tools for small businesses.

08/16/2018 10:30 AM
Thinking About Outsourcing Some Business Activities to Merchant Services? Start with These 3
Managing credit card processing can be risky and expensive, so many companies outsource. Here are the 3 most important benefits of merchant services.

08/16/2018 09:00 AM
How to Start an IT Consulting Business
If you want to start an IT consulting business, here are 7 of the essential steps you can take to position yourself for success.

08/16/2018 07:30 AM
Sprint MultiLine Allows Separation of Business and Personal Calls on the Same Phone
The new Sprint MultiLine feature allows you to create a second phone number to separate your personal life from business.

08/16/2018 06:00 AM
Secrets of the World’s Greatest Brands Revealed, What Can Your Business Learn? (INFOGRAPHIC)
This infographic explores the brand colors used by incredibly successful companies, and how the psychology behind those choices drives consumer emotion.

08/15/2018 01:45 PM
ThinkPad P1 Mobile Workstation Could Suit Small Business Power Users
If you're looking for computing power, but don't want to weigh yourself down, check out the new ThinkPad P1 Mobile Workstation.

08/15/2018 12:45 PM Provides Employee Feedback to Improve Small Business Productivity
The employee survey platform is a tool to help you get information out of your employees for the good of the company.

08/15/2018 10:30 AM
TribeFluence Wants to Connect Small Businesses with Influencer Marketers
The TribeFluence influencer app brings advertisers and branders together to find the right fit. You can use it for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.

08/15/2018 09:00 AM
Spotlight: OpenPhone Provides Business Service Right on Your Mobile Device
The OpenPhone app is a mobile calling application for businesses. See how the company would spend an extra hundred grand in this week's Small Biz Spotlight.