If You Love Pinterest And Shopping Locally You’re Going To Love Main and Me

Pinterest is the unbelievably cool new web service that allows people to “pin” and share the beautiful, inspiring, practical and just plain unbelievable images they find on the web. Now imagine the same concept unleashed on the world of local shopping. Your wedding registry, your baby shower wishlist or your kids’ Santa Lists could be … Continue reading

Use Your Smartphone To Help, Not Hurt, Local Independent Business

We use the phrase “local, independent business”  a lot on these pages. We could just as easily use “mom-and-pop,” “specialty shop,” “bricks-and-mortar,” and “Main Street” business. In our minds, all refer to this country’s 10 million-plus small to medium sized retailers that sell to their customers in person–in their stores–and not online. When you talk … Continue reading

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