Tis’ the season: Businesses seek different avenues for holidays

It’s about that time of year when everyone bellows out the words: “Christmas music already?” OK, maybe not. Nevertheless, it’s still annoying (both Christmas music and the sheer fact that it starts playing at the same time every year). But the holiday season is well underway, with Thanksgiving a mere week away—meaning retailers both large… Read more »

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Great Things About Facebook Insights

This is a guest post by Megan Totka, the Chief Editor of ChamberofCommerce.com.  ChamberofCommerce.com is the largest business directory on the web and helps connect Veterans to the local veteran’s organization. Good analytics are the keys to developing and running a successful business.  Analytics tell you everything you need to know about your clients and… Read more »

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A look at some of the brands going the extra mile in response to Hurricane Sandy

As a nor-easter swept across many of the areas already ravaged by Hurricane Sandy—from New York down the East Coast—more than half a million customers in New Jersey alone were without power a week after the storm hit, according to CNN. Thankfully, many A-listers have rallied troops and funds to lend a helping hand to… Read more »

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Veterans Day 2012: An Interview with Patrick Allen, United States Army Veteran and Mainstreethost SEO Specialist

Last year we wrote our first Veterans Day blog post and we’re excited for this year’s post, paying tribute to one of our fellow employees and Army veteran, Patrick Allen. Pat is an SEO consultant with Mainstreethost and prior to joining our team, he served over five years in The United States Army as a… Read more »

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Movember at Mainstreethost

Chances are you’ve heard of or participated in Movember (or “no shave November”) at some point. If Movember is new to you, take a minute to read this Wikipedia article on the month-long moustache growing and charity event. Employees at Mainstreethost are holding a Movember event and have raised money which will be donated to the charity… Read more »

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The Marketing Doctor Is In: Prescriptions for All of Your Consumerist Woes

Have you ever experienced crushing disappointment caused by a poor customer service experience? What about exasperation at the seeming unintelligible tendencies some brands have to make poor marketing decisions, or skepticism that there are in fact brands out there that value customers over profits? Those common experiences are what I liken to brand-induced ailments. In… Read more »

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