To Find The Perfect Manufacturer – Ask Yourself These Questions

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Do you have a great product but have no idea how to get it manufactured? That’s okay because we have put together a few questions to ask yourself to help you find the best manufacturer for the job. See them below: Domestic or oversees? Overseas isn’t always the answer just because it is often cheaper. There […]

How To Build An E-Commerce Startup

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As many people now prefer to shop online – e-commerce is a great business to be in. So if your up for taking advantage of this opportunity, here are the steps you should take to launch your e-commerce startup!   Build a trusted brand When someone decides to put in their credit card information on […]

How to Make a Viral Video For Your Startup

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In any video marketing strategy,  your number one goal is to have a high number of  video views.  So as your sitting in the director’s chair you should be thinking: “How do we make this video go viral?” As there is no one size fit all answer, here are some proven rules to stick to: […]

7 Social Media Marketing Tools You Should Be Using

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Your startup has its logo trademarked, website up and running now it’s time to spread the word. Social media is a great way to do this as long as you know how to use it correctly and efficiently. Here are five tools to help you get the most out of your social media marketing campaigns.   […]

3 Tips – How To Use ™ & ® Correctly

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So you have a logo and you are about to create a website and your web designer asks you: “Should we put the ™  or ® next to the logo?” You scratch your head in uncertainty. That’s ok, a lot of new business owners forget all about this little symbol at the end of their logo, […]

8 Steps On How To Sell Your Idea

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You may be keen on coming up with ideas, but may not want to run a business or have the financial resources to do so. That’s okay because there is still a ton of value in a great invention; the only catch is that you need to be able to sell (or license your idea.) […]

I Have a Good Idea – How Do I Protect It?

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As you grow your business you must begin to reveal information to investors, clients, employees to name a few. As you start this process, you may become increasingly worried that someone may steal your company’s unique business idea. This feeling is extremely valid, although, do not curl up into a ball too much because keeping […]

Filing Your Trademark Internationally

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As your business grows, it’s important to evaluate whether or not your brand extends beyond the country in which you are located. Often times, protection of your trademark in just the United States is not enough for companies that do business abroad. Trademarks are national rights and independent from country to country, and region to […]

3 Trademark Tips From Taylor Swift

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Before Taylor Swift’s “1989″ album sold 1.2 million copies in the first week, the pop star filed a trademark for some of her most popular sayings from the album including: “This Sick Beat,” “Nice to Meet You. Where You Been” and “Party Like It’s 1989.”  Her choice to trademark these phrases makes this pop star […]

How To Have a Good Relationship With Your Co-founder

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  You and your co-founder have a relationship and it’s complicated. Along with maintaining a friendship, you have to to discuss money problems and make huge business decisions together. Because we love fairy tale endings where co-founders live happily ever running a successful startup, we have congregated a few tips on how you and your […]