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Archive for February, 2006

Two-Way Communication

Friday, February 24th, 2006

Ebusinesses tend to under utilize two-way communication. Web sites often use one-way communication, the ebusiness to the potential client.

Receiving RSS Feeds

Thursday, February 23rd, 2006

Just as a recap RSS (Really Simple Syndication) allows users to get up-to-date information from web sites. The E-Future Centre has an RSS feed from its ebusiness blog, so if you use an aggregator (application to view RSS feeds) you can have instant access to our blog.

Better Customer Service Online

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

Large businesses have been decreasing customer service for years in order to decrease costs. I recently read a report stating that online customers are actually happier with their service then with traditional stores.

Catering to Small Business

Tuesday, February 21st, 2006

Large companies are finally recognizing the market power of small companies and are creating software specifically for them.

GST from 7 to 6%

Friday, February 17th, 2006

The Canadian Government is proposing to adjust the GST to 6% from 7%. This would have an effect on e-business in Canada…

The Internet: Changing The Way Sales Are Made.

Thursday, February 16th, 2006

The Internet has changed the way sales are made by giving consumers access to information. Many consumers now research mid and high level involvement products on the Internet before they purchase them. As a small business owner if you understand how consumers make purchases you can be more effective in making sales.

E-commerce and E-business Trust

Wednesday, February 15th, 2006

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Online has created some guidelines to increase trust in your start up or existing small business.

Financial Calculators

Tuesday, February 14th, 2006

There is a great set of financial calculators found at Financial Calculators from KJE Computer Solutions, LLC.

Getting Started with Internet Marketing Using Google Ad Words

Thursday, February 9th, 2006

“How to Maximize Your Return on Investment With Google AdWords” is an excellent article describing who to start using and get the most out of Google Ad Words.

Really Simple Syndication (RSS)

Wednesday, February 1st, 2006

RSS is becoming gradually more popular and more widely used on the Internet. The E-Future Centre has an RSS feed, but what is it?