Because of the pandemic caused by COVID-19, Small Businesses (SMB) all around the company are struggling, not against the normal competition that we are used to seeing, but against that of this pandemic.
With this new global problem, the entire market is seeing an upheaval that we haven’t seen in a long time. Many businesses are either struggling to stay up and running, while others have no choice but to close their doors for good.
Several reports have come out saying that with increase customer activity, infections are on the rise (Yelp’s Q2 economic report), as well as 23% of SMBs are deciding on if they should permanently shut up shop (Small Business for America’s Future).
For more information on this, read the post over at Search Engine Land.