Five Important Trends for Every Business in 2011

As 2010 draws to a close, it’s time to turn our attention to another year. Another decade, actually, that will bring new challenges and new opportunities. Here are five important trends you can expect to see in 2011 and a few ideas to get you started on the right foot. Happy New Year. Security. Consumers are worried about online security, and for good reason. Increasingly, security is an issue not just on our own websites but wherever our brands can be found on the Web. As we increase visibility across properties – mobile, Facebook and Twitter, online forums, location-based apps like Foursquare – and encourage our users to share information with us on those sites, we increase the risk of losing control over sensitive data. McAfee reports that mobile will be a big target for cyber criminals in 2011. The…