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  • The Security Benefits of Multi-Factor Authentication

    Written by: Dan Carpenter

    Hackers Want Your Company’s Money. Without MFA, You’re Giving It To Them. You know not to click on the anonymous email link that says “Get Your Prize Money Now!” It’s a scam, you realize, so you confidently steer clear of it. What if that email link comes from someone in your organization and, instead of prize money, it asks you to download a report for a project you’re working on? You should probably do that, right? What reason would you have to suspect that link is actually malware that gives a hacker access to all of your organization’s sensitive data? (Yes, that includes financial information.) This scenario is just one of many tactics hackers use for email phishing scams. They’ve… READ MORE >>

  • 10 Tools No Marketing Tech Stack Is Complete Without

    10 Tools No Marketing Tech Stack Is Complete Without

    Written by: Kimberly Burghart

    To say the marketing technology landscape is crowded would be an understatement. A CMO’s job is tough enough without having to choose among 1,400 digital marketing tools to create the perfect marketing tech stack. According to research by the Winterberry Group, the average marketer uses 12 different martech tools and desperately wishes they integrated more seamlessly with each other. That’s a lot of technology to manage. Obviously, no marketer can have it all, so which tools are truly worth the investment? Take a Step Back And Survey Your Stack If you wake up to an inbox full of cold emails from marketing technology vendors every day, this article is for you. If you’re running a shoestring budget and agonize over… READ MORE >>

  • SEO Orienteering

    3 Reasons SEMrush SEO Writing Assistant is a Content Marketing Game Changer

    Written by: Kimberly Burghart

    I’ll cop to it: I’m a bit of a SEMrush superfan. Of all the SEO tools I’ve used for keyword research, site audits, and competitive analysis, SEMrush has always felt like the most comprehensive and usable platform for crafting a content marketing strategy and writing killer copy. So when they announced their newest “TEXTension,” the SEMrush SEO Writing Assistant, I was stoked. The SEO Writing Assistant is a Google Docs add-on that essentially coaches you through the process of optimizing your content in real time, all from a convenient right-hand pane inside your working document. Think of it a bit like the Yoast SEO Plugin for WordPress, but for Google Docs — and with a heaping helping of keyword research.… READ MORE >>

  • Finding the right software features can be like a puzzle.

    How to Choose the Right Software for Your Business Processes

    Written by: JP Lessard

    A Proven Framework for Selecting Business Software Whether your current systems run too slowly, require too much manual data entry, or show one of the other 10 signs you need new business software, you've decided now is the time to start researching and vetting a new solution. If you need a new ERP, CRM, or any other business critical application, how can you be sure a particular solution is the right one for your organization? In this webinar, JP Lessard, President of Business Software Solutions at Miles, will walk you through a battle-tested framework for selecting the ideal software for your business needs. You'll learn: How to identify and vet possible solutions and providers for your business goals How to clarify and prioritize your business requirements How… READ MORE >>

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    Top 5 Spine-Chilling Business Technology Challenges

    Written by: Kimberly Burghart

    Cybercriminals, Old Software, Missing Metrics, Oh My! Before the ghouls and goblins come knockin’ at your door, we want to give you something to really be afraid of! Here are five of the scariest technology challenges your business can face today! (more…) READ MORE >>

  • IT office moving services New Jersey and Greater Philadelphia

    The Ultimate Guide to Moving Your Office’s IT Infrastructure

    Written by: Bob Commack

    Breaking News: Moving your office will be a difficult process! [caption id="attachment_5117" align="alignright" width="263"] Click the eGuide above to view the PDF version.[/caption] Whether you’ve already made the decision to move offices or are still considering the idea, the most important thing you can do is be prepared. The last thing you want is extended downtime or unplanned interruptions to your business processes because of something your team overlooked in the planning stages. So, how can you properly plan ahead to ensure a smooth transition to your new location? Glad you asked! Our ultimate office moving guide contains everything you need to know in order to fully prepare for your move. This guide will cover the basics for office move… READ MORE >>

  • Moving IT services to the cloud

    Microsoft Azure Vs. Amazon Web Services: Which Cloud Service Is Right for Your Business Applications?

    Written by: Dan Carpenter

    Let’s nip this in the bud. Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure are both top providers of IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service), but neither is the be-all and end-all for every business. Both cloud services offer very similar computing, storage, and networking services, and help businesses reduce their total cost of ownership. So how do you know which cloud system is right for you? Don’t get caught up on trying to figure out which service provider is the best. You should ask, “Which cloud service is best for my business?” The cloud service you choose should be based on your use case scenarios. You’ll want to consider these three things: The infrastructure, platforms, and software your business is currently… READ MORE >>

  • Web Design Companies

    What is Web Design?

    Written by: Christina Rickabaugh

    What is Web Design? Your website is the core of your online marketing efforts, turning visitors into paying customers. While your marketing will bring you leads, it's your website job to create conversions. Quality web design and the strategy that goes behind it helps to ensure your visitors are provided with a smooth and easy user experience that connects users in a simple way with the products and services you're trying to sell. How Professional Web Design Can Help Your Business A website can look good while still failing to convert visitors into customers, that's why it's important to have a professional design team who can strategically plan out the elements of your website in a way that drives conversions. The better your user experience is,… READ MORE >>

  • Signs you need better software

    Top 10 Signs You Need Better Software

    Written by: Dan Carpenter

    Not sure if you need better software? Check out our infographic detailing the top 10 signs you need better software for your business! READ MORE >>

  • Enterprise File Synchronization & Sharing

    Written by: Dan Carpenter

    What You Need to Know About EFSS With a growing necessity to have information in the here and now, Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharing (EFSS) has shifted from a nice-to-have to a need-to-have for all companies. While many have already implemented some sort of file sharing system, using the right one can drastically improve your company’s communications and productivity. According to Gartner, a leader in information technology research, “70% of Box and Dropbox-like companies will be out of business in 2 years.” This will most likely be due to large companies buying out the the smaller ones who simply cannot compete with the low pricing of the EFSS giants. So, what exactly should you be looking for when investing in… READ MORE >>

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