Date: February, 2009

Great new blog to follow: Al Herbach’s The Advisor

On February 22nd, 2009, wrote:

A great entrepreneurial consultant and mentor, Al Herbach, has started a new blog, Titled “The Advisor: Illuminating the Path to Enlightenment“. The Advisor covers a wide range of topics on Entrepreneurship, Small Business, and other interesting topics. Al Herbach brings a plethora of experience to his writing. He will be teaching DePaul University’s “Start Up Chicago” workshop series starting April 2009. Read more at

Warren Online Marketing Company

On February 22nd, 2009, wrote:

Warren Internet Marketing Company A good-looking website is not enough these days. Web design is now only as good as what it brings to the business. Want to make sure it brings plenty? You’re at the right place. Lakeshore Branding delivers leading web design and development solutions that ensure an eye-catching, effective, and engagement-friendly presence on the Web. They also cater to the needs of clients who are looking for higher search rankings, increased visitor traffic, better conversions, and increased growth opportunities. Our web designers, SEO consultants, Internet marketing experts work together to build websites that are aligned with an organization’s business goals. We’re a web design company, after all, that are not just equipped with creative ideas; we’re also passionate about results. Interested to learn more? Contact us, or fill in the form below. [form 1 “Contact form 1”] Warren, Michigan, MI, 48088 Commonly referred to as the “City of Progress”, Warren, Michigan is also Metro Detroit’s largest suburb, – Read the full article

More Yelp controversy for Small Business

On February 21st, 2009, wrote:

Yelp, the business review website, is once again in the news for some slightly unethical accusations. For $299 per month, Yelp will replace negative reviews with more positive ones of your choosing. You can essentially bury these bad reviews. Personally, at just under $300, I can think of a lot better uses for a small business. Read more at: “Don’t Trust Yelp with your Online Reputation” “ Extortion Accusations Ignite a War of Words”

Lakeshore Branding Services

On February 17th, 2009, wrote:

• Chicago Web Design Having a professional looking web design is a necessity in today’s business world. Our web design solutions will give your small business the edge, whether you’re looking for a robust e-commerce platform or a basic brochure website for your company. • Chicago SEO- Search Engine Optimization When potential customers look for services and products you offer online and in search engines, is your website placed properly to drive the maximum leads to your organization? Are the leads you get from Google, Yahoo!, and other search engines converting to sales for your company? Search Engine Optimization makes sure you are getting as many qualified leads as possible. • Online Advertising The world of “New Media” encompasses many facets of advertising, including Google Adwords, Pay-Per-Click networks, and various other online advertising opportunities available to best interact with your target market. • Internet Marketing Lakeshore Branding offers a wide array of internet marketing services to help you or your – Read the full article