How to choose the best cloud provider: Tech leaders provide insight When it comes to cloud services and software-as-a-service (SaaS), we're all familiar with the usual cloud providers. But for small businesses and larger enterprises, there's a huge world of opportunity and available resources beyond those best-known cloud storage services and cloud computing services: Google, Dropbox, Salesforce, Amazon, and Microsoft. In this guide to services for business, we're looking at 24 incredibly valuable services that solve real-world business problems. A few you may have heard about before. Many may be new to you. All are capable of providing nearly instant benefit -- without you having to make any infrastructure investment whatsoever. With that, let's get started with our first cloud-based service... Cloud-based approval workflowsFree version: Up to three workflows Plus program: $13 per month How many times has a project come to a screaming … [Read more...] about Storage, servers and more: We found 24 cloud services for your business
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Stan Choe, Ap Business Writer Updated 10:59 am, Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Photo: Elise Amendola, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 In this June 15, 2018 photo, twenty dollar bills are counted in North Andover, Mass. The percentage of small businesses raising their prices in May jumped to the highest level since 2008, at a net 19 percent, according to a survey by the National Federation of Independent Business. And more seem set to follow suit. A little more than a quarter of small businesses said they plan to raise their prices over the next three months, the highest level since 2008. less In this June 15, 2018 photo, twenty dollar bills are counted in North Andover, Mass. The percentage of small businesses raising their prices in May jumped to the highest level since 2008, at a net 19 percent, ... more Photo: Elise Amendola, AP … [Read more...] about As a business, your costs are up. What about your prices?
Best SMB web hosting in 20181. DreamHost2. HostGator3. GoDaddy Business Hosting4. Liquid Web5. OVHRead on for our detailed analysis of each hostEvery business needs a website, but finding the right hosting package isn't always easy. Many plans are targeted primarily at home users, and don't have the power that businesses need.Take email, for instance. We've seen hosting plans offer as few as five email addresses for a website, and with inboxes limited to a few hundred megabytes, that’s potentially a major issue for any business. Be sure to check out the email specs of any hosting plan before you sign up.An SSL certificate is a must-have these days for any professional or business website, but these aren't included with every plan. Fortunately, they don't have to be expensive. Many hosts now offer free SSL certificates from the Internet Security Research Group's Let's Encrypt project, and although web stores might need something more, these are perfectly adequate for standard … [Read more...] about Best small business web hosting for 2018
In an effort to become more efficient and productive, many businesses are turning to digital document management systems. Instead of physical file cabinets and individuals storing various files on their own computers, document management systems are electronic filing cabinets that serve as a central repository for company files. These systems store any type of file — word-processing, spreadsheets, PDFs, emails, presentations, JPEGs, etc. — and can be easily searched. The search functionality allows employees to find the documents they need in a matter of seconds. Experts say document management systems cut down on administration time, reduce the reliance on paper and improve productivity. MORE: A Guide to Choosing Electronic Signature Software Products Pricing PinPoint eFileCabinet FileHold LogicalDoc Self-Hosted Cost $144 to $300 per user, annually $50 - $65 per user, monthly $3,750 (fewer than 20 users); $4,400 (more than 20 users) $1,500 … [Read more...] about Best Document Management Software and Systems 2018
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