@BerkshireCountyBusiness http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433 @BerkshireCountyBusiness Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:42:42 EDT en-us Chamber Seminar: Email Marketing http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=922 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=922 Wed, 09 Mar 2011 22:05:14 EST When: Tuesday, March 29, 2011 - 800am - 930am Where: The Orchards What: Email Marketing Seminar Who: Berkshire Direct (Kevin Ellingwood, Jeff Stripp, Allen Jezouit) Local marketing firm Berkshire Direct will deliver a 90-minute seminar on email marketing strategies and tactics. Whether... That didn't take long http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=899 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=899 Mon, 28 Feb 2011 09:57:42 EST Well, it sure didn't take Google long to respond - with actions, not words - to the New York Times story that came out last week about JC Penney's alleged "black hat" SEO techniques. According to today's Wall Street Journal, Google has modified its search engine algorithms to... Holy cow! http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=890 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=890 Tue, 22 Feb 2011 12:17:27 EST Talk about some scary stuff! Evidently you don't need a genius IQ and a ton of expensive hardware to be a cyber security threat anymore. That means all of us need to be on our guard. Unsecured wi-fi networks - like in coffee shops - are pretty scary places. Your personal information is evidently... JC Penney and "black hat" SEO http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=887 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=887 Sat, 19 Feb 2011 15:12:31 EST Really interesting story this past week about JC Penney's SEO results appeared in the New York Times. I would highly recommend giving it a read if you are at all interested in SEO and getting your website found online. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/13/business/13search.html Easier and easier http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=883 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=883 Thu, 17 Feb 2011 15:24:42 EST Technology marches on. I am regulary blown away by how simple things can be when super smart software engineers figure out ways to take advantage of big picture opportunities. We have built several ecommerce stores for clients on the BigCommerce platform. We just love it. BigCommerce has recently... Chamber Seminar on eCommerce http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=865 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=865 Tue, 08 Feb 2011 11:49:17 EST Chamber Business Seminar: eCommerce and Your Business by Berkshire Direct Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2011 Time: 8am-930am Place: The Orchards, Adams Road, Williamstown Speakers: Kevin Ellingwood, Jeff Stripp, and Allen Jezouit Cost: FREE for Chamber Members The team from Berkshire Direct... Gotta love 2011 so far! http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=834 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=834 Tue, 25 Jan 2011 08:14:38 EST The new year is certainly off to a positive start best we can tell. People are clearly back to investing in growing their businesses. We have seen a healthy uptick in inbound calls, leads, RFP's, etc. Very exciting for a small business like ours. If you're a small business owner, you've got to be... Mass., NY could lose more seats in Congress http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=759 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=759 Tue, 21 Dec 2010 07:09:00 EST Read entire story from yesterday's WSJ here Massachusetts is facing the loss of one House seat and New York will lose at least one and possibly two according to estimates based upon the latest census results. "These states are still holding onto memories of an earlier era when the Northeast... The 12 Days of Holiday Revenue Maximization for Your Online Store http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=748 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=748 Wed, 15 Dec 2010 14:50:53 EST Our good friend Amber Chand of the Women’s Peace Collection forwarded us this article from Mashable about maximizing revenue in your online store during the holidays. The article is full of good tips to take on matters ranging from quality control to security to promotions. Well worth the... 5 New Online Services Perfect for Small Businesses http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=747 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6433&bid=747 Wed, 15 Dec 2010 14:49:45 EST Found this great story on Mashable ... be sure to check it out. Learn about these five sites: - Hashable - Stipple - Qwiki - Storify - Marginize