Google Search Refresher, Indiegogo's New Features, Sequestration 2.0: Oct. 9

Google Search Refresher, Indiegogo's New Features, Sequestration 2.0: Oct. 9
A daily roundup of the most compelling stories for small business and entrepreneurs (Illustration by Andr?? da Loba)
Illustration by André da Loba

Eilene Zimmerman has the skinny on how Google’s new search algorithm affects small businesses. [New York Times]

Startup DocStoc has spent the past two years building an array of Web products for small business owners, including document templates and instructional videos, writes Michael Carney. [PandoDaily]

Crowdfunding site Indiegogo rolled out new features to make it easier for users to track donations, writes Kurt Wagner. [Mashable]

Small business optimism slipped in September, according to a survey of National Federation of Independent Business members, reports Kathleen Madigan. [Wall Street Journal]

Sequestration is the new normal, says Nela Richardson. Congress will soon have more discretion regarding which agencies will face budget cuts (video). [Bloomberg Television]

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