Business Services Directory
Brand apparel, marketing collateral, and other small business services to help you expand and strengthen your business
Growing your brand is bigger than logo development, a content-rich website, basic news releases, and great looking business card design and stationery. Your brand is an expression of who you are, what your business represents, and how your customers experience you.
For this reason, At Brand is continually looking to develop new partnerships with brand industry and small business service leaders to offer you the best prices for the most important products and business services you need to expand—and protect—the visibility of your business.
Forget the commercials, which depending on your values are either sexy or sexist, GoDaddy offers the industry’s best domain registration services and affordable, reliable website hosting. To register your domain or compare website hosting options, visit the GoDaddy website now and save up to 30% on your next order.
SiteGround is quickly earning a reputation for being one of the fastest, most secure, and best serviced hosting providers in the website hosting industry. More important, SiteGround has carved out a strong niche in WordPress hosting, which is At Brands web development platform of choice. For more information, visit the SiteGround website.
WPEngine is, in our humble opinion, the gold standard in WordPress hosting. Not only are websites powered by WPEngine lightning fast, but they are also highly secure and supported by skilled and knowledgeable service professionals. The baseline pricing is considerably higher than entry-level hosting providers, but the value is great for inexperienced website owners who want a high-performing, scalable, and easy to work with provider. For more information, visit the WPEngine website.
A paid service, Office 365 offers powerful email hosting services with Microsoft’s Office platform, tons of storage, and online video conferencing. Basic individual plans start at $5/month. Business plans with Microsoft’s full desktop Office suite and email are $12.50 user/month. We use it and love it. Why? Because communicating with our customers is critical, and not only is Office 365 is reliable, secure, and easy-to-use for email, it keeps us current with Microsoft office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more). In short, Office 365 lets us focus on what we do best–helping you grow your business–instead of worrying about SPAM filters, security patches, and software upgrades. To learn more about Office 365 and available plans, visit the Microsoft Office 365 website.
Zoho offers a full suite of business productivity and business management tools, including email. Why do we love it? For starters, it is free for up to 25 mailboxes…without any strings attached. That means no unsightly, unprofessional ads. What do you have to sacrifice for this? Nothing of substance. Zoho offers clean, fast email that is secure, reliable, and easy to setup and manage. Free accounts are limited to 5GB/user. For more information, visit the ZOHO website.
If want to stick with a brand name and user experience you may be familiar with, Google Apps for Work provides branded email (i.e., [email protected]) and full access to Google video meetings, calendars, documents, spreadsheets and a sizable 30GB of storage for $5 user/month. For $10 user/month, storage is unlimited and filesharing features are added. For more information, visit the Google Apps for Work website.
Since being founded in 2003, Overnight Prints has become the preferred online printer of business cards, postcards, brochures, and other printed materials. Our experience with them has been that their service is great, the printed materials are high quality, and the turnaround time and price can’t be beat. They also will send you a free sample packet so you can place an order with confidence. Print products available include: custom business cards, post cards, cheap custom postcards, address stickers, printed color envelopes, pocket presentation, brochure printing, rack cards printing, mini business, custom rubber stamps, customized letterhead. View available print products on the Overnight Prints website.
A long-time leader in the promotional products industry, Amsterdam offers a 100% satisfaction guarantee and a wide range of products that can help you raise the visibility of your business. Offerings include apparel, bags, calendars, drinkware, gifts, pens, notebooks, gadgets, awards, and more. For a complete product line and pricing, visit the Amsterdam website.
Whether you’re starting your business or expanding it, it’s important to protect your interests against liabilities and future claims. Lega Zoom’s online legal document preparation services for estate planning, trademarks, corporations and others is an affordable, trusted source for helping you secure the most basic legal documents your business will need. For more information pricing, visit the Legal Zoom website.
When it comes to online transactions, customers value one thing above all else: confidence. They want to be ensure that web-based payment processing is safe and secure.
PayPal has the name recognition and security your customers need to make confident transactions with your business.
For small businesses who require online payment processing and merchant services, PayPal is quick to set up, affordable (low rates, no monthly fees), and safe–for your customers and you.
Learn more about PayPal payment processing and small business merchant services.
A MasterCard Company, Simplify Commerce provides a virtual terminal, eInvoicing, recurring payments, fraud prevention, Apple Pay, and secure customer account storage. It is a feature-rich platform that easily integrates into WordPress eCommerce solutions. For details and rates, visit the Simplify Commerce website.
With clean, composable, and complete APIs, Stripe can handle your full company needs — from storing cards and processing subscriptions to powering marketplaces and everything in between. In addition, when paired with Gravity Forms, Stripe offers an easy, seamle integration that can attach credit card payments and form submissions. Visit the Stripe website.
RingCentral is a cloud-based business phone system for small business owners and mobile professionals. With plans that start at $9.99 for for virtual phone and Internet Fax, RingCentral adds a professional touch to your business at an affordable price . . . all while making you more accessible to your customers and your telephone communications system more accessible to you. All RingCentral plans can be used with any existing phone system and include the following features:
- toll free or local number for phone and fax
- voicemail with free delivery
- internet fax (capable of sending and receiving)
- advanced call forwarding
- cloud-based PBX with multiple extensions
- configurable answering rules
- call queues
- mobile phone integration
For a free trial or more information, visit the RingCentral website.
With millions of royalty-free images, illustrations, videos, and music clips, iStock has all of the media you need to present a professional image to your audience. The quality and variety of iStock’s library is second to none, and with a range of pricing plans, from single purchases to subscriptions, iStock can work with any budget. Explore the iStock photo library.
Royalty-free stock photography starts at $1 image with PhotoDune, making it one of the more affordable stock photography libraries online. Pricing is based on images size, so you don’t have to pay for a full, large format resolution image if all you need is a small image for a website. Purchasing credits in advance drives down the cost even more. View the Photodune website for more details.
24-7pressrelease.com helps support businesses in building brand awareness, increasing online visibility and enhancing web search engine optimization that boost sales by distributing news releases through their multi-channel distribution network. To learn more or distribute your news release, visit the 24-7 press release website.