Password Security

The 4 things you need for password security

Many cyberattacks are only successful because companies fail to encourage employees to create, store and manage passwords the right way. SMB owners would be wise to close the password security gap. Here are 4 steps that all employees should follow to ensure they are maximizing their password security.

Cloud storage wars: Dropbox vs. Google Drive vs. OneDrive

We’ve covered the most popular three consumer options below. If you’re looking for something for your personal use or even for a small business, each of these is a viable option. If you’re looking for something a little more robust, we suggest talking to your IT support provider.

6 of our favorite Chrome extensions

Well-designed Chrome extensions make your browsing experience better. We’re talking optimal functionality and performance. In fact, many feature user-friendly interfaces with robust customization options. Here are some of the extensions that work particularly well on the job.

Build your own BYOD policy

Are you struggling with employees bringing their own devices to work? Get step-by-step instructions for creating a BYOD ("bring your own device") policy. These are the best practices for creating a BYOD policy, including acceptable use policy and BYOD wipe policy if a device is lost or stolen.
Business Router

The worst possible business router setup

When setting up your business router, it's essential to avoid several crucial mistakes. These include overloading your router, not making security a priority, and using poorly located access points. It's also important not to use a default channel or underestimate the costs.
Business Laptop

5 things a business laptop must have

When searching for a business laptop, there are so many options that your head might spin. Choices for screen resolution, ports and batteries can be confusing. Just follow these tips to learn about features your new business laptop absolutely must have.
Pick the right CRM for your SMB

How to pick the right CRM for your small business

Customer relationship management tools aren’t something that SMB owners can ignore. Regardless of company size, properly managing interactions, activity and communication with current or potential clients is a difficult task. This is why choosing the right CRM solution for SMBs is vital.
Data Security Concept

The complete guide to SMB data security

Data security is an important topic. If you lose your data—to a disaster, an accident, a cybersecurity incident or even a hardware failure—you’re in a tough spot. This guide will help you develop a strategy for maintaining data security, no matter what.
Printer Troubleshooting

The quick and dirty guide to printer troubleshooting

Regardless of their size, printers are complex machines with both hardware and software that needs to be properly maintained. However, the first time you experience issues with your printer doesn't necessarily mean it's time to retire it. This is your quick and dirty guide to printer troubleshooting.
The best printers, copiers and fax machines

The quick guide to picking the best printer, copier and fax machine for your SMB

The best small business printers, copiers and fax machines on the market—whether they're separate devices or all-in-ones—offer a combination of affordability, reliability, speed, quiet, security for your sensitive data and, of course, high quality printing.