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7 Facebook Marketing Trends Every Small Business Should Know in 2020

Article | March 2, 2020

Facebook marketing has both grown and morphed into different forms over the years, but it has remained powerful. Small businesses can take advantage of the same audience that big companies have through Facebook marketing. As of 2020, there are 1.69 billion users on Facebook, and around 1.3 billion users on Facebook Messenger. Being able to tap into that market can turn your small business from an obscure donkey to a powerful unicorn. If you’re looking to up your game this year, here are seven Facebook marketing trends entrepreneurs should be aware of. Customers prefer being able to interact with businesses that can respond immediately round the clock.

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How to Become an Entrepreneur in 2021

Article | March 2, 2020

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How to Structure Your Business: 9 Tips For Structuring New Businesses

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To help you develop a new business structure, we asked business leaders and entrepreneurs this question for their best tips. From determining your level of involvement to adopting innovative business structures, there are several tips that may help you develop your new business structure.

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3 Patent Types and How to File for a Small Business Patent

Article | March 2, 2020

A patent helps protect the mechanisms, principles, and components of an invention. The term for a small business patent starts on the date its application is filed with the USPTO. Generally, this lasts for 20 years. Patents tend to be filed less frequently than trademarks and copyrights within small businesses. However, this is still a necessary form of intellectual property protection for inventions.

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