One of the truly unique parts of being a small business is the fact that you become a part of your community, getting to know your customers, suppliers and fellow businesspeople on a closely knit basis. At Merchant Advance, we believe that communities are built on the participation of businesses like yours: that’s why we launched […]
We want to start off today’s blog with a thank-you to and content aggregators Feedspot for ranking us in their top 100 Small Business Blog list on the web today! It’s an awesome achievement that reflects the work we’ve put in to bring Canadian small businesses the kind of innovative information that will help them […]
At the end of 2015, our Rainy Day Giveaway partnered with Yulu, Skyrocket and Bowery Creative to recognize one business with the desire to expand creatively to make their small business dreams a reality. Many businesses took the time and effort to show off the amazing ways that saving for a rainy day could help […]
There are few things that simply can’t be advertised for on Google AdWords. The no-go list is short, and includes guns, drugs, explicit content, and any kind of counterfeit or phishing site. Just yesterday, Google added a new stricture to its advertising policy: no more payday loans. In a statement by David Graff, Director of […]
LinkedIn has often been thought of as a social network tailored to the needs of larger firms – especially for hiring and human resources. Conversely, Yelp has been heralded as the must-win battleground for small businesses in the war for user-generated feedback. Small business LinkedIn profiles have a specific set of strengths that set them […]
If you’ve looked out the window in Vancouver recently, you may wonder where the sun has gone… the weather’s not looking the greatest. Case in point: But fear not! Though the winter weather may be dampening your spirits, Merchant Advance Capital is teaming up with Yulu PR, Skyrocket and Bowery Creative to launch the Rainy […]
Though small businesses are increasingly encouraged to take advantage of the highly cost-effective and reactive potential of social media and digital marketing, it is not to say that traditional means of advertising have gone the way of the dinosaur. One look at a range of local and specialty publications reveals that businesses across Canada are […]
Statistics show that it’s highly likely that your small business is on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram these days. But do you have a Google Plus account? Fear not if the answer to that question is a “no.” Google has listened to its users and taken a straight look at the facts surrounding its social media service […]
It’s an interesting thing to consider that practically everyone carries around a multifaceted digital ecosystem in their pocket these days. Saying that “there’s an app for that” has almost become a mobile-world cliché, with user-experience-optimized platforms launching daily to connect consumers with brands, products and services. Some of these apps are useful for gaining feedback, […]
We’re happy to welcome a contribution from the the bright and talented wordsmiths at Canadian online lifestyle magazine Vitamin Daily to the pages of the Merchant Advance Blog today. Check them out for a daily dose of all things fashionable, beautiful, sociable, original, delicious, and local! As an entrepreneur, you are likely likely always looking for tips on how […]
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