Best of Seeds 10/22/06 to 10/28/06

October 22nd to the 28th, 2006

From Seeds of Growth--Your Own Personal Pollstir

With the elections in the US approaching we are once again faced with a myriad of choices as we sift through the political mudslinging. No matter which side of an issue you are on, who do you trust? Actually, you already know who you trust (friends, family, colleagues etc.), now there is a tool to help you learn what they think. It's called Pollstir. It's free and its a quick and easy way to help you prepare for the voting booth. Give it a try and let us know what you think. Pollstir.

From Other Business Blogs

Number 3-- 10 Free Advertising Ideas from Small Business Branding.
Here are 10 creative marketing ideas from a landscaper that has started his business by posting “Landscape design student needs your home for portfolio development” and ended up with more business than he could handle.

Number 2--Top 10 Secrets of The Marketing Process from Seth Godin.
This must be the week for the lists of 10. Here's Seth's list of things to keep in mind when marketing. My favorite: "If it makes you nervous, it’s probably a good idea."

Number 1--Jet-Sized Gravanity. from Springwise.
They call it gravanity--where graffiti meets vanity. In this case it is another opportunity to get customers engaged and give them something to talk to their friends about.

Have a great week and be sure to give Pollstir a try. As John Adams said, "Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people."

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Seeds from the blogworld
We search the business blog world looking for posts that illustrate principles, or "Seeds", that if followed, or "planted", will help small businesses grow. We list them here for your convenience. Enjoy.