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  • 10 Ways to Create a Successful Small Business Brand
    One of the key steps to starting a business is creating a strong business brand. Do it right, and you’ll have a memorable brand that customers line up to do business with. How can you get your brand off on the right foot? Here are 10 steps to creating a business brand.  1. Understand brand […]
  • Filing an Amendment – FAQs
    July marks the middle of the year and a great time to make changes within your company! This month, we answer all your thought provoking questions about filing an amendment. Q: When do I need to file an amendment? A: Articles of Amendment are required if any of the information included in your incorporation or […]
  • How to Legally Structure Your Business To Secure Financing
    All the pieces of your entrepreneurial dream are finally falling into place. You have a name for your business, a product or service that makes you super excited, and you’ve even started noodling designs and logos. Before you can go much further, however, you’re going to need funding. And in order to get funding, you […]
  • Employer Identification Number: What is an EIN and How to do I Get One?
    At CorpNet, we field a lot of questions centered on what aspiring entrepreneurs need to do from an IRS-standpoint to start a business. Almost daily, I see inquiries arrive about obtaining an EIN (Employer Identification Number). I’m glad people ask about that because it is indeed an important item to check off a startup’s to-do […]
  • What Drives Social Sharing? The Psychology of Viral Content
    Social media can be tricky to understand. What people share, like, and comment on often seems random or irrelevant. However, new research into the science behind social sharing is helping us better understand the factors of viral content. No longer are the “how” and “why” of content engagement a mystery. By better understanding the psychological gears behind social sharing, you’ll be […]
  • 5 Inspiring Small Business Quotes from Top Olympians
    We all have hurdles to jump and far distances to go. This is true of every business owner. Oftentimes, the grind is tough and it seems too difficult to go on, like our goals are unreachable. However, it’s important to remember that a little inspiration and plenty of determination can take us farther than what […]
  • Credit Cards vs. Short-term Business Loans 
    Big plans come with a big price tag. As most entrepreneurs and small business owners know, there are times when the cash you have on hand can’t cover the expenses essential to growth. It’s at this point that you’re confronted with the question of funding: Do you go with an SMB lender, or do you […]
  • Professional LLCs – FAQs
    Happy June! Summer is fast approaching and with new beginnings, we bring you a new post in our FAQ series! This month, we discuss the Professional LLC, or "PLLC" and the ins and outs of filing them.   Q: What is a PLLC? A: A Professional Limited Liability Company is a special type of LLC […]
  • How Much Does It Cost To Incorporate Your Business?
    So you’ve decided to either form an LLC or incorporate your business? Kudos to you for thinking about the benefits of liability protection and possible tax advantages that come with formally establishing your company as a separate legal entity. Like many small business owners, you may now be wondering in what state you should register […]
  • Local SEO for Your Local Business: Get Listed Where It Counts Most
    Local SEO, the art and science of optimizing your business website for local search, has a few more steps to it than your general SEO practice. After you’ve identified your general keywords and optimized your content for them, you still need to take a few more steps to make your local business stand out from […]

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