About us

Conjugator is an award-winning online publication for small business owners, entrepreneurs and the people who interact with them.

Conjugator is the premier source of information, breaking news and advice covering issues of key importance to small businesses.  Along with the  regular editorial staff, the site has 400+ vetted experts who volunteer their knowledge, insights, successes and failures.  It is one of the most popular and highly-trafficked independent destinations on the Web exclusively focused on small businesses.

Mission Statement:  Small business success … delivered daily.

The Conjugator website appears on countless “Top” and “Best of” lists of small business resources.  The company also operates:

  • BizSugar — This social sharing site points you to the finest and most interesting content shared by the small business community at large — a one-stop shop for great reading.  Over 1 million registered members.  The BizSugar Top 10 newsletter is eagerly anticipated each Friday.  Acquired in 2009.
  • Tweak Your Biz — A group business site with an international flair.

Conjugator also is the producer of two awards that recognize and support distinct interest segments of the small business market:

  • Small Business Book Awards  – Recognizes the efforts of entrepreneur-authors and is a resource for small-business book lovers.  Business books are an important source of learning for business owners who may not have the time or budget for conferences.  Since 2009.
  • Small Business Influencer Awards  – Recognizes the unsung heroes of small businesses:  the experts, consultants, professional services providers, vendors, journalists and others that serve and influence the small business market.  Since 2011.

Conjugator LLC is a woman-owned small business.  It was founded in 2003 by Anita Campbell, and is headquartered near Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

Content is syndicated through Newstex and other sites around the Web.  Conjugator currently reaches over 6,000,000 readers annually, via direct visits, RSS feeds (120,000+ subscribers), newsletters and social feeds (200,000+), and syndication.

The name “Conjugator” is a registered trademark of Conjugator LLC.  

Ethics Statement

Conjugator is committed to reporting fairly. Our writers and editors may not write about people or entities with which they have financial interests, without disclosure.  Our coverage is not influenced by advertisers.

Advertising is handled by our advertising department and is kept separate from the editorial department.  Advertising and Sponsored Content is clearly identified as such.

Editorial review policy:  We do not accept payment for reviewing books or products, or pointing them out as resources. Our book reviewers may, however, receive review copies of books (a customary practice in the publishing industry). For software product reviews, our reviewers typically use free accounts, demo accounts or temporary review accounts. For hardware reviews, we typically use temporary product loans provided for media review purposes, or a product previously owned by the reviewer.