Tuesday, October 19, 2004

Search Engines Becomes the Preferred Way to Find Local Businesses!

Do you have a web site that fails to generate decent traffic? Have you failed to make search engine marketing a part of your promotion of your business because you have a local business, or feel the Internet is not where your customer's will find you?

Recent reports in Emarketer daily, one of the top Internet business resources, reveal over 50% of the country are now online. More importantly twice as many people search online for local businesses than use their local Yellow Pages.

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Monday, October 18, 2004

Please Take A look at the Business Grant Awards Below

I usually only cover Internet marketing and search engine promotion on this site. However, there are some great grant and equity investor awards that I want to tell you about to help finance your business. Please see the descriptions and links below. I hope you can win one of these awards to grow your business. Good luck.

Grants Up to 25,000 in the Ideas Happen Business Plan Competition Hosted by MSN

Please Hurry Over to check out the info on Ideas Happen.

Ideas Happen is a forum for pitching and funding great ideas. Last year, 12 people won $25,000 each to make their idea a reality. This year, it could be your turn.

We're currently accepting entries until October 20th, 2004. To get cracking, check out the 3 categories your idea could fit in (entrepreneur, self-expression or community) then head to "Pitch" and go for it.

If you decide not to pitch an idea for your shot at $25,000, you can still view entries and weigh in to determine who rounds out our daily top 10 lists.

You can check out Grants at: Ideas Happen click here

Secure Up to 250,000 dollars in an Equity Investment for Your Business with the New Profiteer Business Competition

This competition-the first of its kind in the country-will offer prizes to the most innovative, sustainable and commercially viable new business ideas submitted by budding and veteran New Profiteers from throughout the region. Among the prizes will be the possibility of securing a $250,000 investment in your business from Murex Investments. To Go to the site: Click Here

Win up to 30,000 Dollars for Your Business in NYC

Discover how to win up to $30,000 to grow your business!

There's exciting news for small business owners seeking to grow their businesses! You can win awards up to $30,000 by participating in the first-ever New York City Small Business Awards. This program, launched by the Mayor's Commission on Women's Issues and the NYC Department of Small Business Services, was developed to inform businesses about City resources to support their growth, and to recognize model businesses with awards for demonstrating business success and efforts to benefit women in New York City.

Learn more about this exciting opportunity at the NYC Small Business Awards Web site, www.nyc.gov/women and:

Download the application;

Get official rules, eligibility requirements, prize descriptions, and orientation schedules;

Get information on resources to help your business grow. Your application must be postmarked by November 15, 2004. For more information, Visit or dial 212 683 5955; by fax: 212 683 5999; by e-mail: ManhattanHCC@aol.com

PPC Search Engine Findwhat Creates Revenue Sharing Program similar to Adsense!

I always want to provide ideas for web masters to make more money on their sites. Findwhat, the 3rd most popular PPC after (Google and Overture), gets into the advertiser affiliate game with Ad Revenue Express. If you are looking for a way to make additional income on your site Ad Revenue may be something to consider (especially if you have been turned down by Google because of your traffic or lack of content). Read more about Ad Revenue Express by: Clicking here