SMALL BUSINESS

Here you will find a collection of online tools to help your small business Organize, Market, and Sell, along with basic tutorials to help you start using them.

 
 
 
 

Google Calendar is a free tool that helps you organize your schedule, keep track of appointments, and set reminders. Plus, you can share specific events or your whole calendar with others. Never miss an appointment again!

RESOURCES

The Starting a Business guide is a City of Boston site that provides information, resources, and services for those who are looking to start a business in Boston.

The Community Development Department (CDD) is the planning agency for the City of Cambridge. This tutorial will show you how to use the CDD website to find affordable housing, learn information about the city's parks and use Quick Links to explore the city.

Introduction to Legal Issues for Small Business Owners

Yelp is a website people use to find information about local businesses and read reviews from other customers. According to Mashable, “Next to Google, there's probably no more important site for small businesses than Yelp.” This tutorial will help you create and manage a page for your business.

With over a billion users, Facebook helps you build relationships with new and existing customers and ultimately drive sales by taking advantage of word-of-mouth marketing. This tutorial will help you get started. Visit facebook.com/business for help.

English:       Register           Engage       Advertise

Espanol:      Registrarse       Atraer         Publicidad

Etsy is an online marketplace where 30 million users buy and sell handmade or vintage products and craft supplies. These tutorials will help you create an account, set up your shop, and start selling! To learn how to get a free Etsy credit card reader for your smartphone or tablet, go to www.etsy.com/reader.