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Is It Worth The Risk? The 10 Riskiest Business Gambles Of All Time

So, you’re starting a new business, you’re taking some kind of personal or financial risk in doing so, and you’re wondering if it will be worth it in the end?

Roulette Online share some of the riskiest business gambles of all time to inspire (or scare) you in this info-graphic.

Here are some of the entrepreneurs they feature:

Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook)

Larry Page and Sergey Brin (Google)

Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowski (Dropbox)

Roy Wayne (Apple)

John Antioco (Blockbuster Video)

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SEO for Beginners: How to Improve Your Website’s Reputation With Google

Are you looking for ways to improve your reputation with Google? Want to improve your SEO and generate more targeted website traffic?

We share our guide to improving your online reputation in this info-graphic.

Whilst SEO and the success of your website is a combination of hundreds of factors, there is one ranking factor that reigns supreme – backlinks.

These are links from other websites to your own.

Generally speaking, the more you have from relevant and reputable sources, the better your reputation with Google.

And that’s what this infographic concentrates on.

Here’s a quick summary of what you’ll learn:

Review your current backlink profile.

Create a list of your top posts and keywords.

Add long-form content to your site.

Generate a list of websites that you’d like to link into your site to start a guest posting effort.

Pitch your best content to websites.

Check out the info-graphic for more detail.

23 Things Nobody Tells You When You Start a Business

Are you in the process of starting a new business? Want to know the parts that nobody ever tells you about?

Silver Door Apartments share what you would usually learn along the way in this info-graphic

Here are the ones that resonate most with me:

The highs and lows are extreme

The hours are very long

Success is addictive

You need to put family first

Most of your time will be spent on admin

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3 Types of Email Automation to Transform Your Marketing Strategy

Are you looking for ways to improve your marketing strategy? Want to know how email automation can help?

DFM share 3 types of email automation campaigns to try in this info-graphic.

Here’s a quick summary:

White paper drip campaign

Abandoned cart drip campaign for e-commerce sites

Service-based drip campaign for B2C and B2B companies

Check out the info-graphic for more detail.

Why Visitors Leave Your Website: 9 Annoying Features You Need to Fix

Are you struggling to achieve results with your business website? Are visitors leaving your site without buying or enquiring?

Amberd Design share the features turning your visitors off in this infographic

Here’s a quick summary:

Lack of message

No contact info

Animated ads

Poor design / navigation

Automatic video / audio

Intrusive live chat

Sliders

Tiny text

Stock photos

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80+ Incredibly Effective Tools to Help Grow Your Business

Are you in the process of starting a new business? Need help putting your ideas into place and getting your startup off the ground?

Reviews XP share a big long list of tools you should try in this infographic

They break things down into the following sections:

Idea generation and naming

Market research

Mockups and wireframing

Designing

Development

Product demo, presentations and launching

Collaboration and project management

Social

Marketing

Analytics and conversions

Productivity

Recruitment

Outsourcing

Raising capital

Legal

Other

Check out the infographic for more detail.

Starting an Online Shop? 10 Ecommerce Risks to Watch Out For

Are you considering setting up an online shop? Want to know the risks of running your own Ecommerce website?

Floship share the issues to look out for in this infographic.

Here’s a quick summary:

Online Security

System Reliability

Privacy Issues

Customer Disputes

Credit Card Fraud

Intellectual Property Issues

SEO

Taxation

Return of Goods and Warranty

Warehousing and Logistics Issues

Check out the infographic for more detail.

The Habits of Highly Successful Startup Founders

 

Are you in the process of starting a new business? Want to know if you’re cut out to be an entrepreneur?

Insurance Quotes share the habits of highly successful startup founders in this info-graphic.

Here they’ll show you:

  1. How to set goals
  2. How to develop networking skills
  3. How to gain and maintain self-awareness

Check out their info-graphic for more detail.

15 Creative Ways to Grow Your Email List

Do you need help getting your email marketing campaign off the ground? Are you looking for ways to get more people subscribed to your emails?

We share 15 creative ways to grow your email list in this infographic.

Here’s a quick summary:

  1. Use a paper sign-up sheet
  2. Add a sign-up button to your email
  3. Put a sign-up form on your website
  4. Collect email addresses when people sign up for an event
  5. Collect email addresses at industry tradeshows
  6. Look to your existing database
  7. Offer a downloadable whitepaper
  8. Ask at events
  9. Let people sign up with their phone
  10. Use a postcard
  11. Add a sign-up option to your membership forms
  12. Put a sign-up form on your Facebook Page
  13. Collect through guest Wi-Fi