Below is the roundup of some of this week’s MarketingBitz articles and blogs. MarketingBitz publishes digital marketing articles, videos and slideshows written to address the needs of small businesses.

What’s the Difference Between Branding and Marketing? (August 16, 2018)
MarketingBitz: “There’s no doubt that a gray area exists when discussing branding and marketing. And although the two are obviously connected, they are very different things.”

How to Get 5-Star Reviews for Your Small Business (August 14, 2018)
MarketingBitz: “Online reviews are a fantastic opportunity for your business. Not only do they help with local search marketing, they’re a tremendous source of information and feedback.”

Google Adwords: The Basics for Small Biz (August 15, 2018)
Business 2 Community: “To keep your company profitable and competitive, it is important to create a strong online presence. To accomplish this goal, a necessary tool is Google Adwords, a search marketing tool.”

Best Social Media Experts Share Productivity Tips for Your Small Business (August 14, 2018)
Small Business Trends: “Social media marketing is hard. It takes a ton of time and effort! Each day, marketers try to stay on top of their marketing game while majorly multitasking. So how can you regain control of your schedule?”

4 Facebook Updates to Help You Market Your Local Business (August 14, 2018)
Business 2 Community: “1.6 billion people use Facebook to connect with small businesses, and the majority of these users visit their favorite businesses’ Pages on a weekly basis.”