As we settle into our post-Covid world of business we do a round up of useful tips for small business owners in working remotely. We have been looking around the web for suggestions that can be useful for our readers.
Use These Tools for Working Remotely
Many teams around the country are still adjusting to the idea of working remotely. Luckily, there are some tools and resources that can help to make the transition a bit easier. Read this RightMix Marketing post by Vartika Kashyap for tips and resources to help your remote team.
Create a Social Media Calendar
Social media is an effective way to communicate with customers around the world. To make the most of this strategy, it helps to organise posts and campaigns into a calendar. Ria Gran elaborates in this Startup Cafe post. And members of the BizSugar community commented here.
Focus on Online Reviews
No matter where you operate your small business, the voices of your customers can make a major impact on your messaging. Not only must you listen to this feedback, you must value it and actually act on it. This Smallbiztechnology.com post by Ramon Ray features insights from entrepreneur Brian Greenberg about how he’s leveraged reviews as a competitive advantage for his business.
Here at Hold Everything we get good feedback on Google Reviews – here is a sample of a great review on our service that helps drive traffic;
Protect Your Business But Don’t Cut back Too Much
Small businesses around the country are struggling to determine the right way to react to the current pandemic.Many are cutting back too much on SEO and Adwords which will weken them when the upturn comes. Francois Goube discusses what steps business owners can take in this Search Engine Land post.
Improve Your Business’s Processes
In order to run your business efficiently, you need processes in place for the functions you perform on a regular basis. Whether you’re working at home or in an office, this Noobpreneur post by Ivan Widjaya includes some tips for making the most of your processes. Here at Hold Everything we have invested in a huge new custom-built CRM platform to serve our expanding client base even better and leave us more free time to do other tasks.
Boost Organic Traffic to Old Posts
Chances are, you have old posts already on your blog that can still benefit your business. If you want to boost traffic to these posts, read this 99signals post by Sandeep Mallya. Then head to the BizSugar community to see what members are saying. We continually look at how we can recycle old posts and maybe use them as the basis for a Youtube video.
As the lockdown ends we will be helping our clients move smoothly into a post-Covid world. Working remotely is our area of expertise and we are delighted to help you make the shift smoothly.