How to Quickly and Easily Remove a Background in Photoshop

This article was first published in 2009 and remains one of our most popular posts. Recently we asked Gabrielle Gosha to update it for 2016 Photoshop users. Enjoy. Background Eraser Tool Photoshop offers many different techniques to remove an unwanted background from an image. For simple backgrounds, using the standard …

Standout tools: Website Builder Google My Business listing feature

If you’re running a brick-and-mortar or service area business, you know the importance of local search. After all, consumers usually search the web for products or services near them when they’re close to making a purchase. A high-quality online business listing can help you reach customers in your area, but …

How to create a web design contract that converts new clients into long-term customers

A web design contract protects you, your time, your bottom line and your sanity. As with any contract, a web design contract defines the business and legal relationship between you and your client, as well as the personal relationship concerning business practices, communication and interactions. Legally, it’s a mutually binding …

What’s Next for Increasingly Popular Handwriting Tech?

Handwriting technology moved forward in a big way in 2017. Hardware vendors were cognizant that handwriting capable 2:1 tablets had been the only growth sector of the tablet market in 2016. Since 2:1 tablets almost always included an option for an active pen—which exploits the latest handwriting interpretation technology and …

Customer service performance metrics you need to track

We live in a hyper-connected digital world where the customer is not only always right, but also more demanding, empowered, tech-savvy and time-poor than ever before. If your business isn’t providing exceptional and swift customer service, your commercial growth and development could become seriously stunted — and that’s why it’s …

Episode 98 – Getting to 8 Figures with Charles Livingston of Lifeboost Coffee

Charles Livingston knows a thing or two about rapid growth.  He turned a supplement offer into a 12 million per year business. And now his Coffee Company – Life Boost Coffee has grown 1,000% in less than 1 year.  What’s the secret to this kind of growth?  Good Marketing and …

Real estate set to remain an attractive investment despite challenging environment

Europe’s property leaders continue to have faith in real estate as an attractive option for investments, despite a number of significant political and economic challenges, according to the latest Emerging Trends in Real Estate Europe 2020 report. With interest rates set to stay lower for longer and bond yields in …