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Small Business Ideas Forum

Small Business Ideas Forum

A friendly place to share small business ideas and knowledge, ask questions, find help and encourage others that are involved in the small business industry. Topics include small business marketing, generating revenue and small business computing.

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Don't be shy, introduce yourself and tell us about your business.
by Spider
28th March 2015 12:55 PM Go to last post
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Ask questions about how the forum operates, how to perform various tasks, etc. Don't post business questions here.
by Logan
28th March 2015 04:21 PM Go to last post
224 1,547
Small Business Marketing - Online
Learn to optimize your site for improved rankings in the search engines.
2,266 20,732
Learn about pay per click, the costs, and if it is a viable option for your site.
29th March 2015 09:11 PM Go to last post
452 3,339
Questions and information not specific to SEO or PPC goes here.
25th March 2015 10:33 AM Go to last post
847 4,860
Link Development (3 Viewing)
A great way to draw targeted traffic and boost your search engine optimization efforts.
304 3,843
Local Marketing (1 Viewing)
Marketing your business online in local search engines, directories, etc.
29th March 2015 09:34 PM Go to last post
203 2,363
Social Media (4 Viewing)
Learn how the sites that bring people together can be used to promote (or tank) your business.
by tuition
28th March 2015 10:26 AM Go to last post
511 5,068
An exceptional form of marketing if done properly.
28th March 2015 09:12 AM Go to last post
283 1,965
Copywriting (1 Viewing)
Copy is essential element for successful marketing. SEO, brochures, the Web, fliers and more... Learn to write it right!
196 1,500
Blogs and Blogging (2 Viewing)
24th March 2015 07:37 AM Go to last post
450 4,157
Let some one else make the sales for you. (If only it were that easy!)
28th March 2015 09:45 AM Go to last post
230 1,676
It just keeps going and going and going...
22nd March 2015 11:07 PM Go to last post
131 1,212
If none of the specific online categories above fits your question or comment, this is the forum you need.
27th March 2015 10:22 PM Go to last post
1,079 4,570
Small Business Marketing - Offline
23rd March 2015 05:49 PM Go to last post
178 1,599
Radio Advertising (1 Viewing)
8th December 2014 10:55 PM Go to last post
44 389
by Celin_G
18th March 2015 11:07 PM Go to last post
98 1,014
Nothing like an event filled with potential customers. Learn the best ways to get the most from your participation.
26th March 2015 09:20 PM Go to last post
125 797
Print, radio, TV, direct marketing, etc.
16th March 2015 09:40 PM Go to last post
370 1,980
Generating Revenue, Insurance, Taxes, Etc.
Selling Ad Space (1 Viewing)
Discuss selling advertising on your site, in your newsletter, in your RSS feeds, etc.
8th January 2015 02:33 PM Go to last post
91 509
Ecommerce (3 Viewing)
26th February 2015 04:53 AM Go to last post
384 2,134
22nd February 2015 10:59 PM Go to last post
202 1,116
by torka
18th February 2015 10:43 AM Go to last post
159 646
Funding your business, accounting, bookkeeping, tax, payroll, budgeting, cash flow planning, etc.
26th March 2015 07:12 AM Go to last post
520 2,543
20th January 2015 04:27 AM Go to last post
60 433
Inspiration & Ideas
If you have the desire to run your own business but just don't know what to start, post here to get help and inspiration.
29th March 2015 04:20 PM Go to last post
1,042 5,396
Do you want to shout out to the world about your latest success? Jump in here and share with others how you did it!
23rd March 2015 04:23 AM Go to last post
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General Issues
by Spider
28th March 2015 08:57 PM Go to last post
2,339 8,431
Get the dates and locations for upcoming conferences, expos, etc.
26th March 2015 06:08 AM Go to last post
164 317
Reviews (2 Viewing)
Ask to have your website, logo, blog, etc. reviewed by other members. Only active members with at least 5 posts may ask for a review.
27th March 2015 05:03 PM Go to last post
446 2,277
Marketplace (1 Viewing)
Here you can post about things such as help wanted, looking for biz partners, suppliers, etc. THIS IS A PRE-MODERATED SECTION. Your posts will only appear after moderator review. Be sure and read the forum sticky before posting.
233 434
Small Business Computing
25th March 2015 08:20 AM Go to last post
423 2,747
by johnkca
14th March 2015 06:22 AM Go to last post
85 663
6th March 2015 10:27 PM Go to last post
101 539
Computer Software (1 Viewing)
7th March 2015 06:16 AM Go to last post
312 1,511
Computer Security (2 Viewing)
25th March 2015 01:38 AM Go to last post
75 432
Specialist Website Forums
These are forums tied to a specific website. This allows other business site owners to have a place for their visitors to ask questions that pertain to their site, newsletter or blog while also participating in the general forums here.
This forum dedicated to: Small Business Trends Blog. Edited by Anita Campbell, the Small Business Trends Blog brings you daily updates on trends that influence the global small business market.
20th March 2015 04:55 AM Go to last post
171 929
Free Links (1 Viewing)
A forum dedicated to FreeLinks.com, a small business guide to find, review and discuss free website advertising to promote your business.
18th March 2015 10:02 AM Go to last post
166 602
No longer updated but there are many excellent threads listed from the old newsletter.
21st June 2012 04:07 PM Go to last post
142 290
This forum is no longer updated but does provide links to some quality articles.
539 632
Just for Fun
Kids do something hilarious? Dying to tell someone about your new computer? This is the place to shoot the breeze.
by tuition
24th March 2015 11:32 PM Go to last post
606 3,759
9th March 2015 07:58 AM Go to last post
38 441
27th March 2015 05:26 AM Go to last post
52 459
27th March 2015 05:23 AM Go to last post
66 858
by tuition
20th March 2015 06:33 PM Go to last post
44 346
Sports (1 Viewing)
by Celin_G
18th March 2015 10:37 PM Go to last post
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