Friday, February 13, 2009

How Can You Get More Business for Free?

As the free marketing options on the web continue to explode, it's important to understand new websites while they're still in an upward swing. The world wide web tends to reward those who are early adopters. Even as the largest social network for local business owners, we're still growing at a phenomenal rate, closing in on 700,000 merchants across the country! If you haven't already done so, claim your business listing - it's free!

Recently, Lawrence Coburn of, mentioned us in his article for the Huffington Post, titled: "Five Tips for Using the Social Web for Free Marketing." It's an excellent article highlighting ways to use the web to market your business for free. Coburn mentions us as well - thanks. Here's an excerpt:

If your business does not have a website, there are a number of services you can use as a proxy for your own site. For local businesses, Merchant Circle is a good place to start.
Read the entire article here for some solid tips.

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  2. I Love Merchant Circle,I have made many Contacts on it.It has helped my business to grow.