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Practices to Safeguard Your Business from Social Media Scams

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Like anything online, social media is a place criminals create new ways to gather sensitive information. With more and more online use, it’s becoming easier for scammers to find ways to target unsuspecting users. While many users know what to look out for, cyber criminals are getting more creative in ways to trick social media users into handing over information – and many of these scams work because they seem legitimate. Check out some practices to start using for your business social media accounts.

Double Check Emails from Social Media Platforms Getting an email notification from a social media platform your businesses uses isn’t unheard of, but it’s important to have a watchful eye when receiving such email. Below are a few tips for checking the validity of an email:

Don’t trust the email display name. Many cyber criminals will spoof the name of an email to appear to be a trusted contact. Look past the name that appears on the “from” line and check out the email address itself. Hov…

Evan Williams® Bourbon American-Made Hero: Mike Waggett

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MSW Interactive Designs has some exciting news about one of the company’s co-owners.   Mike Waggett was selected as one of the six Evan Williams® American-Made Heroes for 2019.   Mike was chosen from 5,500 nation-wide nominees for the award based upon his 24 years of military service and his community service since retiring from the United States Air Force. Learn more about this fantastic American company, Evan William® Bourbon and the American-Made Hero award below.


About Evan Williams® and Heaven Hill Distilleries Founded in Kentucky by the Shapira family in 1935, Heaven Hill Distillery continues its legacy as one of the foremost American Whiskey producers. Heaven Hill has cultivated the traditions and history of America’s Native Spirit with its fierce independence, passionate family ownership, dedication to quality, and thoughtful innovation. Today, Heaven Hill Distillery maintains over 1.5 million barrels aging in 57 warehouses throughout Nelson and Jefferson Counties. It is home …

7 Reasons a Business Needs a Professional and Effective Website

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Your website is a direct reflection of your business. Have you ever been on a website that was hard to navigate or not user-friendly? How much time did you spend on the website before leaving? Probably not very long. Don't let that be the story your website visitors tell. Ensure your brand is being represented in the best light possible with an effective website that's easy to use. Learn why it's imperative for your brand to be represented well through your website.
1. People are Searching for Solutions Online When someone has an issue, question, or concern, they go online for answers. A website can be a great place for a potential client to gather information about the problems your business helps solve.

2. Virtual Storefront is Open 24/7 Your storefront has specific hours and can only be accessed at certain times of the day. Your website is open 24/7, 365 days a year. This can help you maximize your brand and be the place people interested in your business can gather inf…

5 Proven Ways to Get People to Sign Up For an E-newsletter

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With many emails coming in on a regular basis, it can be tough to convince a new customer to subscribe to your newsletter and add to their growing inbox. With more and more popularity in the email marketing world, the competition for inbox space is pretty fierce. It's a problem many businesses face and we're here to help you jump that hurdle!

E-newsletters are an effective way to reach your current, past, and future clients. Email is also an important marketing strategy for many businesses. Gain traction with your subscriber list by putting the following suggestions into play with your email newsletter marketing techniques!

Ways to Grow Your E-newsletter List: 1) Make it Easy to Sign Up Make sure people know that you have an e-newsletter they can subscribe to. The best way to do this is to place a signup form directly on your website. Ensure a clear call to action will help prompt website visitors to sign up.

2) Offer an Incentive Offer something of value to everyone who signs…