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Social media

How to use each social media platform for your business in 2023

With the right social media strategy, small businesses can help increase brand awareness ... Read more
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Start a small business

How to start a consulting business

Discover how to start a consulting business with this high-level guide that covers ... Read more
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Clover app partners

Transform your shipping process

Their shipping strategy has created a major shift in the way retailers are ... Read more

Running your business

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16 ways business owners can save on taxes

We’ve rounded up 16 deductions, credits, and incentives small business owners may be ... Read more
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Need to set up online ordering fast? Here’s how.

With Clover Online Ordering, your customers order take-out or delivery meals easily using ... Read more
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Mobile credit card processing for Android & iPhone

As a business owner, you can begin accepting credit cards anytime and anywhere ... Read more
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Money management

Need cash quickly? Try Clover Rapid Deposit

Make your money work for you with Clover Rapid Deposit. Get your funds ... Read more
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Biz ops

How to declutter your small business operations

Decluttering: it’s not just for your kitchen cabinets. Streamline your business by following ... Read more
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You need e-commerce more than ever. Here’s how to do it right.

It’s one thing to create an e-commerce site. Creating a dynamic, elegant, and ... Read more
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Payment gateway vs. payment processor: what is the difference?

Let’s start here: There are four parties involved with every credit card transaction: ... Read more
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Clover app partners

Keep your customers engaged with Feedback and Rewards

As we outlined in the first segment of this two-part series, customer engagement ... Read more

Meet the Merchant

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Meet the Merchant

Clover merchants who are handling media success

Meet the Merchant

How to handle fame: A guide for small business owners with media success

A high-profile media appearance can make or break small businesses. Learning how to ... Read more
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Meet the Merchant

Picayune Microblading

The proprietors of Picayune Microblading and WoW Day Spa have devoted themselves to ... Read more
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Meet the Merchant

Latin Tours

Thirty years after Mauricio Gamero started Latin Tours as an alternative business to ... Read more

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Peek under the POS hood

Want to know how to choose a POS system? Ever wonder how payment processing really works? Our guides answer more questions than you ever thought you could ask. Add these morsels of wisdom to your digital library!

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Start a small business

10 coffee shop equipment essentials every shop needs for opening day

Are you thinking about opening a café? Include these top 10 coffee shop ... Read more
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Social media

How to interact with your customers on Facebook and other social media

Effective communication on social media is especially important for small businesses to make ... Read more
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Run your business

What is safety stock? The importance of retail buffer stock

In the wake of the pandemic, businesses have learned a lot about supply ... Read more
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Run your business

Small business shipping 101

Shipping is an important part of the customer experience. The ability to offer ... Read more
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Social media

How to create compelling visual content for social media that drives attention

Creating compelling visual content on social media can be a great way to ... Read more
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How to set up a business website

Are you planning on setting up a business website? We’ve got you covered ... Read more
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Clover app partners

Cash discount−friend or foe?

What is a cash discount? A cash discount is the practice of offering ... Read more
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Bartender licensing: A guide for employers

Helping your servers and other employees get their bartending licenses can be a ... Read more

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Protect Your Business Against Cyber Attacks

Clover Academy Webinar

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Live webcast recorded 10/28/21

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How Your Small Business Will Benefit from a Gift Card Program

Learn about the many benefits of a gift card program for your business.

(Live webcast recorded 9/29)

Stay in Control of Your Business Finances with Bookkeeping Basics

Learn from a small business bookkeeping and accounting expert how to stay in control of your business finances and move your business forward.

(Live webcast recorded 6/2/22)