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Stand out on social media: Tips for SMBs

April 8th, 2019

Many small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) know that making an impression on consumers isn’t easy. That’s why they develop in-house marketing teams or hire experts to make sure their online presence pops. These social media and content marketing strategies may be just what you need to stand out.

Must-have extensions for your Google Chrome

April 3rd, 2019

Google Chrome is the most popular and most used browser in the world. And because of its unparalleled speed, user-friendly interface, and powerful performance, it’s also touted as the best browser. But did you know that the Chrome Web Store is full of extensions you can install to add extra features to your browser? Here […]

Add minutes to your day with email automation

April 2nd, 2019

How many routine emails would you say your sales and marketing teams send every day? If it isn’t that much, is that because you don’t have the manpower to accomplish mass outreach campaigns? If that’s the case, email automation is the perfect solution to staying in touch with customers and prospects economically.

A Guide to Open-source or Proprietary VoIP

March 27th, 2019

Your managed service provider (MSP) may have your IT covered. But knowing a thing or two about internet-based phones will help you understand which ones will fit your small business. What are your choices? Which one is better? Read on to learn more about Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems.

i3 Business Solutions Featured on the MSP 500 List for the Fifth Year

March 25th, 2019

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan, March 19, 2019 – This year, i3 Business Solutions, a leading IT support service in Grand Rapids, is honored to be featured on the 2019 Managed Service Provider 500 List and Pioneer 250 list by Computer Reseller News. This year’s Pioneer 250 list is especially unique in that it recognizes North American MSPs that provide modern, innovative solutions to the SMB market.

How do I maximize my Microsoft Teams?

February 18th, 2019

If you’re like most people, your chat app is limited to asking basic questions or maybe touching base with a colleague. You switch tabs to do one thing and toggle back to do another. It would be great if completing a task were just a matter of keyboard shortcuts and menu items in a single […]

Take notes the modern way with OneNote

February 8th, 2019

Note-taking is an essential skill for students and professionals. Whether it’s a board meeting, a conference, or a lecture, you will inevitably need to list, quote, and summarize certain points. Fortunately, you no longer have to rely on longhand to record your notes.

Protect your VoIP system from phishers

January 29th, 2019

Although many companies still use analog phones, a growing number of businesses now rely on VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol), thanks to its multi-functionality. VoIP allows employees to make voice calls, conduct video conferences, and chat using an internet connection.