Articles By Joseph Stark

The importance of optimizing your website for e-commerce [infographic]

No business wants to admit that its e-commerce website is letting its operations down, but it likely isn't working as hard as you are. Have you recently ramped up your marketing efforts only

Published on: April 17th, 2018 Joseph Stark

How Oracle’s Mark Hurd uses human resources to drive revenue

Mark Hurd, president of the software production giant Oracle, recently shared his views on how human resources can drive company revenue. The workplace is changing rapidly, and CEOs and their HR departments are

Published on: August 19th, 2014 Joseph Stark

4 web infrastructure tools to boost your online business

Reliable web hosting is essential for businesses and serious website owners. Choosing a superior web hosting provider can make your website less vulnerable to security issues, prevent down times in the server, and

Published on: July 18th, 2014 Joseph Stark

6 signs your web host is hurting your business

If your business website isn't doing well, suffers from customer complaints, or doesn't work the way you envisioned, you shouldn't blame your design or even your web masters. It's possible that your web

Published on: July 3rd, 2014 Joseph Stark

4 tips for your SMB from top Canadian entrepreneurs

The term "small business" can be so misleading. The staff may be few, the assets far from astronomical, and the snack bar not exactly gourmet, but running a small business is big on

Published on: May 5th, 2014 Joseph Stark

The 6 best WordPress plugins for your business’ blog

No matter whether you're running a small business or operating a big company, you can benefit from using WordPress by setting up a clean website that attracts potential clients and customers. Although WordPress

Published on: March 29th, 2014 Joseph Stark

Following the footsteps of the most successful names in tech

Today's successful tech executives share several traits: a passion for their work, a willingness to take risks, an affinity for hard work, and the courage when facing challenges. These five people are tech

Published on: March 17th, 2014 Joseph Stark

Target data breach pushes banks, retailers to update security measures in U.S.

The fallout from the late 2013 security breach that compromised the credit and debit card data of nearly 40 million Target customers is playing out in both the courts and the court of

Published on: March 10th, 2014 Joseph Stark

4 reasons why native advertising works

Native advertising is the strategy of creating ad materials that fit seamlessly into the environment where they're placed in, like magazine ads that look and read like articles or fun, informative Facebook posts

Published on: February 7th, 2014 Joseph Stark

7 mobile apps for business that will make you want unlimited data

If you run your own business, you know how useful a smart phone can be to keep everything together away from the office. You're probably also familiar with the frustration of losing your

Published on: October 15th, 2013 Joseph Stark

8 strategies to take your business to the next level

Every business comes to a point in its life cycle where an evaluation must be made to decide what aspects of the company are in need of a little change. Maybe you've noticed

Published on: August 14th, 2013 Joseph Stark

Why tablets are overpowering computers, and how it will affect your business

In the recent past, tablets and other mobile devices have seen their sales skyrocket, leaving conventional laptops and desktops in their dust.But what are the factors behind this growth and what does it

Published on: August 2nd, 2013 Joseph Stark

13 SEO tools you didn’t know about (and when to use them)

As the world of SEO continues to expand, no longer are SEO tools strictly for Web designers and programmers. Knowing about helpful SEO tricks and strategies is important for anyone who owns a

Published on: July 23rd, 2013 Joseph Stark