Get Response Review

GetResponse claims to be one of the best email management/auto responder services on the market. Email marketing is one of the least expensive forms of advertising online and its proponents claim that when used correctly, there is no better form of marketing from a return on investment perspective. GetResponse promises to take care of all your email marketing plans for an extremely reasonable price. But are the services offered by GetResponse really worth the cost or is it a complete waste of mo...
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Vertical Response Review

VerticalResponse is a company that offers a range of self-service marketing solutions but is probably best known for their email marketing packages. It currently has more than 100,000 customers and is apparently one of the 350 fastest growing companies in the whole of North America. They combine your email marketing campaign with social networking in order to increase your company’s overall reach. As VerticalResponse has been involved with email marketing since 2001 and social media since its in...
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Why Every Business Needs a Website

If there is one thing that every business needs in this day and age it is a website. A website for your business makes all the sense in the world. If you don’t have a website for your business, you are missing out on a lot of opportunity and ultimately a lot of money as well. Many business owners feel that there is no reason for them to get a website as they may only have a local business and think that websites are reserved for multi-national businesses only. This could not be further from t...
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How to Accept Payment Online

Any business that has an online presence via a website needs to know how they can accept payment online. If you are planning on starting a business online, or you already have a business online and are simply looking for options, then you should know that there are several ways in which you can accept payments online. Before you can successfully accept payments online, you first have to be sure that you have checkout process in place. Many of the more popular online payment services come with...
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PayPal Review

Review of PayPal Services for Online Businesses PayPal has become ubiquitous in ecommerce. Just like any other tool, it has pros and cons. If you are concerned about its functionalities, keep reading. The service it provides is invaluable and it pays to know what you’re dealing with. So what exactly is PayPal? Basically, it is an online payment system that allows users to send and receive payments over the internet without dealing with checks, money orders, and credit cards. An increasing ...
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2Checkout Review

The 2Checkout Web Payment Services is usually described as the alternative to PayPal. But it has some characteristics that make it the preferred choice of a number of merchants and buyers. The system basically allows merchants to start selling online in just a few minutes. There are many tutorials on the web describing how you can integrate 2Checkout into your website. Once it is functionally, it helps you handle customer payments from start to finish. Let’s look at its core functionalities, ...
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Flashbanc Review

Flashbanc is a merchant service provider that provides a host of electronic payment solutions to online businesses throughout the United States with credit card processing their specialty. The company claims to offer one of the highest approval rates in the industry (98.5%) with the majority of applications from merchants approved within 2 business days. Exclusive services offered by Flashbanc include 12 hour funding which says that you can be paid just 12 hours after sending out a batch of your...
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Amazon Payments Review

Amazon Payments was launched in 2006 by Amazon.com and uses the consumer base of its parent company. Their aim is to ensure that customers receive the same checkout experience as they do on Amazon.com. The site has a number of products on offer for businesses, developers and consumers. The ‘1-click’ option that is synonymous with Amazon.com is also available here. The site is also similar in many ways to Google Checkout and PayPal insofar as it enables customers to pay with the information store...
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Card Accept Review

Cardaccept.com has been involved in the credit card industry since 1993 though they have been helping merchants online for the last 7 years. The company promise to provide businesses with everything they need to accept credit cards and also claim that their services will help businesses increase their revenue fivefold. Essentially, Card Accept’s aim is to help merchants who have no idea how to safely accept credit cards. They provide you with a walkthrough guide to accepting credit cards and off...
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Intuit Payments Review

Intuit Payments is another company that deals in credit card processing amongst its other offerings. Its full range of services includes payroll services, website services and QuickBooks but we will concentrate on their payment processing package and more specifically, their credit card processing service. Services for Websites The merchant service it offers for web stores processes all major credit cards securely with card security fraud prevention features and 128-bit SSL encryption with F...
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