Social Media

5 FREE Social Media Strategies Every Business Owner Needs in 2023

Since their inception, the internet and social media have become very intricate and integral parts of our existence. More so every day. And that does not stop at our personal lives – it carries over into business as well. Black business owners all over the globe have and will continue to employ social media as […]

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SEO

4 Companies Helping Black Business Owners with Digital Marketing and SEO

As more and more online businesses pop up – especially in the Black community – their owners are realizing just how significant SEO is to their business website’s visibility, viability, and branding. (And, if you don’t know that SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization, you are already behind!) Here are four Black-owned SEO companies that […]

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Online Business

7 Online Business Ideas for Young Black Entrepreneurs

Let’s face it. Millennials and Gen Z’s are our future and there is no doubt that they have carved out a path of influence all their own composed of growing technology, forward-thinking, and financial independence! With that said, to date, black-owned businesses are surging more than ever before. This is in main part because of […]

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Tax

5 FREE Tax Preparation Resources for Black-Owned Businesses

Don’t let the stress of tax season get you down. I know, I know. You have to get your receipts gathered and organized by date and find all those invoices from old clients. Not to mention all the other documents and information that need to be collated and deciphered.  Because of this, your tax situation […]

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5 Ways Black Business Owners Can Give Back with Purpose

Your business is your “baby.”  You started it for a reason: you had a why and a passion that you wanted to turn into profit. If you inaugurated your business before 2021, the difference then and now is that the pandemic has brought on a spirit of giving this country has never seen before and […]

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Google

How Black Businesses Can Benefit From Understanding the Google Algorithm

We live in the digital information age where every day brings a new trend, a new development, or a new algorithm. All these things are necessary to assist in advancing the digital landscape for both business and personal use. For business owners trying to stay competitive, this can often be confusing and difficult to understand. […]

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Black Business

The Black Business Surge: Why Ownership is on the Rise

In 2021 alone, there were more new Black-owned businesses launched than at any other time in the last quarter-century, according to a recent Kauffman Foundation Annual Study. Just over 1.2 million African Americans were self-employed in February 2022, compared to slightly under 1.1 million in February 2020. There are several major reasons for the recent emergence […]

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Cybersecurity

4 Cybersecurity Programs That Support Black Business Owners

You might be surprised to learn that cybercrime is the most successful activity on the planet, with more than 6 trillion in damages caused by the profitability of this illegal business in 2021 alone. That number is expected to reach more than $10 trillion dollars by the year 2025. It’s safe to say that cybercrime […]

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Black-Owned Businesses

Numbers Don’t Lie: Exciting Facts & Figures About Black-Owned Businesses

In the Black community, especially for descendants of slaves, entrepreneurship amounts to much more than simply calling yourself a CEO or even owning the business itself. Having your own business is more than just achieving some part of a fallacious “American Dream” that never included us.   For us, as Black-owned business owners, the power to […]

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