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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.
24th October 2016 07:19 AM 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
17th October 2016 11:43 AM Go to last post
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Small Business Marketing - Online
Learn to optimize your site for improved rankings in the search engines.
by Sam JTB
24th October 2016 01:39 PM Go to last post
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Learn about pay per click, the costs, and if it is a viable option for your site.
20th October 2016 07:30 AM Go to last post
483 3,592
Questions and information not specific to SEO or PPC goes here.
20th October 2016 02:06 AM Go to last post
875 5,231
Link Development (8 Viewing)
A great way to draw targeted traffic and boost your search engine optimization efforts.
20th October 2016 12:58 AM Go to last post
316 4,167
Local Marketing (1 Viewing)
Marketing your business online in local search engines, directories, etc.
24th October 2016 04:18 AM Go to last post
234 2,667
Learn how the sites that bring people together can be used to promote (or tank) your business.
by LrenceM
24th October 2016 06:26 AM Go to last post
573 5,726
An exceptional form of marketing if done properly.
29th September 2016 01:39 AM Go to last post
309 2,068
Copywriting (2 Viewing)
Copy is essential element for successful marketing. SEO, brochures, the Web, fliers and more... Learn to write it right!
1st October 2016 06:12 PM Go to last post
201 1,593
24th October 2016 07:21 AM Go to last post
467 4,412
Let some one else make the sales for you. (If only it were that easy!)
by DTei
23rd October 2016 04:10 AM Go to last post
243 1,736
It just keeps going and going and going...
by NeilD
12th September 2016 01:48 AM Go to last post
136 1,261
If none of the specific online categories above fits your question or comment, this is the forum you need.
21st October 2016 07:39 AM Go to last post
1,149 4,809
Small Business Marketing - Offline
Direct Mail (1 Viewing)
2nd October 2016 10:49 PM Go to last post
183 1,628
by LSS
15th August 2016 06:26 PM Go to last post
45 403
Print Advertising (1 Viewing)
17th October 2016 09:40 PM Go to last post
103 1,059
Nothing like an event filled with potential customers. Learn the best ways to get the most from your participation.
14th September 2016 09:30 PM Go to last post
135 827
Print, radio, TV, direct marketing, etc.
22nd October 2016 02:04 PM Go to last post
386 2,066
Generating Revenue, Insurance, Taxes, Etc.
Selling Ad Space (1 Viewing)
Discuss selling advertising on your site, in your newsletter, in your RSS feeds, etc.
by prathap
2nd June 2016 01:30 AM Go to last post
91 518
Ecommerce (2 Viewing)
24th October 2016 07:17 AM Go to last post
410 2,244
18th October 2016 07:39 AM Go to last post
216 1,197
by NeilD
25th August 2016 09:24 PM Go to last post
161 658
Funding your business, accounting, bookkeeping, tax, payroll, budgeting, cash flow planning, etc.
18th October 2016 07:18 AM Go to last post
587 2,875
12th September 2016 02:10 PM Go to last post
67 483
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.
11th October 2016 10:28 AM Go to last post
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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 October 2016 06:55 AM Go to last post
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General Issues
23rd October 2016 01:51 PM Go to last post
2,557 9,152
Get the dates and locations for upcoming conferences, expos, etc.
7th October 2016 05:46 PM Go to last post
167 325
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.
by johnyw
23rd October 2016 09:43 AM Go to last post
488 2,434
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.
by mike73
20th October 2016 03:32 AM Go to last post
262 467
Small Business Computing
Website Development (6 Viewing)
11th October 2016 05:29 AM Go to last post
449 2,857
18th October 2016 08:05 PM Go to last post
92 707
17th October 2016 02:48 PM Go to last post
107 601
Computer Software (1 Viewing)
24th October 2016 07:22 AM Go to last post
329 1,632
7th September 2016 04:47 AM Go to last post
79 453
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.
29th September 2016 01:49 AM Go to last post
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A forum dedicated to FreeLinks.com, a small business guide to find, review and discuss free website advertising to promote your business.
12th October 2016 11:54 AM Go to last post
173 618
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
Chat (1 Viewing)
Kids do something hilarious? Dying to tell someone about your new computer? This is the place to shoot the breeze.
23rd October 2016 07:40 PM Go to last post
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