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Starting an online business: why you should build an online presence

Starting an online business

Starting an online business

We’re lucky to be part of a generation where we can experiment with business ideas and endeavors with relative ease and minimal start-up capital. The resources available for starting an online business and getting it up and running are abundant.

When your business is online there is no need to look for the ideal location within set budget constraints. Much of the start-up stress of setting up a business disappear.

That’s part of the magic of building businesses online. It can often be virtually free or much cheaper than opening and operating a traditional bricks and mortar business.

Here’s just a few reasons why you should consider starting an online business and how to begin building an online presence.

Get 2-Step Verification set up with Google

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2-Step Verification

Setting up 2-Step Verification for your Google Account

If you currently use the same password on more than one account, read on.

Your accounts are easier to hack than you think. With today’s password phishing schemes getting more and more widespread and sophisticated, it can’t hurt to consider enabling another layer of security on your personal email, cloud storage and more. Not to mention using more than one password.

You might have heard of a little thing called 2-Step Verification, a kind of rotating second password you can set up to make your account extra secure. Basically, 2-Step Verification works like this. After you enter your password, you’ll be asked for something else: a unique code sent to your phone.

We’ll show you how to get 2-Step Verification set up for your Google Account.