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Business bloggers make fabulous supplementary business and information sources, and often cover stories and break news you won't find in the mainstream media. And they're free. But don't ever confuse the quality of business information available from a business blogger with that available from Manta.com, and the leading business information publishers who provide Manta's information. Companies like Dun & Bradstreet and Icon have become industry leaders by obtaining and presenting quality business information that is run through a professional editorial process before being published. So if you're doing business background checks, pay attention to the bloggers, but remember that solid information comes from professional business information specialists like Manta.com.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|