Chatbots vs Email Marketing: Which Is the Best for Your Business?

Establishing a good relationship with your customers is a crucial step in ensuring your business’ success. A good way to accomplish this is to show them you’re around when they need you, whether it’s to give them the latest updates about your brand or something as simple as answering questions …

After This Toys ‘R’ Us Manager Was Laid Off, He Found His Dream Job as a Toy Store Owner

Glendon Warner always wanted to run his own business. So, when he and 33,000 other Toys ‘R’ Us employees lost their jobs this year as the company closed its U.S. locations, he saw the behemoth retailer’s absence as the perfect opportunity. He opened his own toy shop. “Sometimes,” Warner tells …

How to use Google Analytics to increase website traffic

Not getting enough traffic to your website? Don’t know where your visitors are coming from? Learning how to use Google Analytics will give you the answers you need to increase website traffic. Getting a handle on some Google Analytics basics will go a long way to helping your improve the …

Interest Rates on CD Accounts Are Finally Rising. Here’s the Best One on the Market.

For the first time in years, certificates of deposit are paying out decent rates. Interest rates on CDs are still far from the average 5% paid on one-year accounts in the 1990s. But after six rate hikes from the Federal Reserve since the start of 2017, yields are no longer …

Microsoft’s $7.5BN GitHub buy gets green-lit by EU regulators

Microsoft’s planned acquisition of Git-based code sharing and collaboration service, GitHub, has been given an unconditional greenlight from European Union regulators. The software giant announced its intention to bag GitHub back in June, saying it would shell out $7.5 billion in stock to do so. At the time it also …

Looking for the Perfect UX/UI Tools? Check Out These Great Ones

This sponsored article was created by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. As the saying goes: "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure". More companies than ever are beginning to heed this advice. They're realizing that it is …

Web design estimates, quotes, bids and proposals: What’s the difference?

Sooner or later — well, usually sooner — prospective web clients want to talk about money. But what they are looking for? It could be: a ballpark figure to evaluate budget compatibility an overall total cost a full and complete breakdown of costs, to identify deferrable features an itemized list …