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Salesforce Alternatives: 5 CRM Services for Small Businesses

Is Salesforce overkill for your small business? These Web-based customer relationship management services help you handle contacts and tasks nearly anywhere you work.

Why GlobalSign Made the Right Move to Suspend New Certificates

Here's what GlobalSign's move means, and how to evaluate a certificate authority for your business website.

Why Your Business Should Be on Google Places

Although it's too easy to report a business closed on Google Places, the service can help your company. Here's why you should get your business onto Google Places--and how to start.

Apture Instantly Searches Phrases You Highlight

Want more information about something you just ran across online? Apture looks up any phrase on Wikipedia, YouTube, and other sites.

Split Chrome Tabs In Two With the Frame Two Pages Plugin

Want to view two Web pages side by side in Google Chrome? This nifty add-on lets you turn multiple pages into a single frameset for simultaneous viewing.

10 Social Networking Add-Ons for Firefox

Here's how to turn Mozilla Firefox into a social butterfly.

View Gmail in Preview Pane Mode

Gmail's new Preview Pane feature gives the service an Outlook-like Interface.

Reader Feedback: Taskbar Tip, Gmail Management, Antivirus Help

Readers ask for help on managing Gmail messages and speeding up antivirus scans--plus offer a quick way to pin folders to the Windows taskbar.

Five Outlook Nightmares (and How to Fix Them)

Microsoft Office's email and calendar program shouldn't keep you up at night. Here's how to resolve five common frustrations.

How to Bulk-Delete Gmail Messages

Can't figure out how to clear old mail from your inbox? Gmail doesn't offer an obvious solution, but there's a fairly easy way to get the job done.

Is Cloud-Based Backup Safe?

Melissa has her doubts about backing up online. Could her data be stolen?

21 Chrome Web Apps for Serious Work

If you use Google's Chrome browser (or a Chromebook), check out these great document creation, collaboration, and management tools.

10 Quickbooks Add-Ons That Can Save You Time and Money

These powerful and affordable cloud-based services work with Intuit's popular accounting software to address all sorts of small-business problems and needs.