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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.
29th June 2016 03:59 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.
239 1,691
Small Business Marketing - Online
Learn to optimize your site for improved rankings in the search engines.
2,653 24,156
Learn about pay per click, the costs, and if it is a viable option for your site.
28th June 2016 02:10 AM Go to last post
479 3,540
Questions and information not specific to SEO or PPC goes here.
22nd June 2016 01:27 PM Go to last post
866 5,181
A great way to draw targeted traffic and boost your search engine optimization efforts.
20th June 2016 03:03 AM Go to last post
315 4,137
Local Marketing (7 Viewing)
Marketing your business online in local search engines, directories, etc.
22nd June 2016 05:15 AM Go to last post
230 2,624
Social Media (2 Viewing)
Learn how the sites that bring people together can be used to promote (or tank) your business.
by aquisto
28th June 2016 09:46 AM Go to last post
553 5,633
An exceptional form of marketing if done properly.
2nd June 2016 08:33 AM Go to last post
303 2,055
Copy is essential element for successful marketing. SEO, brochures, the Web, fliers and more... Learn to write it right!
201 1,580
Blogs and Blogging (3 Viewing)
29th June 2016 01:14 AM Go to last post
465 4,371
Let some one else make the sales for you. (If only it were that easy!)
28th June 2016 11:53 PM Go to last post
240 1,727
It just keeps going and going and going...
136 1,256
If none of the specific online categories above fits your question or comment, this is the forum you need.
13th June 2016 01:29 PM Go to last post
1,128 4,767
Small Business Marketing - Offline
Direct Mail (2 Viewing)
182 1,624
Radio Advertising (1 Viewing)
19th January 2016 08:41 AM Go to last post
45 402
by rml63
9th June 2016 01:45 PM Go to last post
102 1,053
Nothing like an event filled with potential customers. Learn the best ways to get the most from your participation.
9th June 2016 02:30 PM Go to last post
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Print, radio, TV, direct marketing, etc.
17th June 2016 01:31 PM Go to last post
383 2,058
Generating Revenue, Insurance, Taxes, Etc.
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)
29th June 2016 01:53 AM Go to last post
416 2,250
Sales (2 Viewing)
24th June 2016 01:16 AM Go to last post
214 1,187
161 656
Funding your business, accounting, bookkeeping, tax, payroll, budgeting, cash flow planning, etc.
23rd June 2016 03:02 PM Go to last post
583 2,873
by Lostman
4th May 2016 08:47 AM Go to last post
67 480
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.
28th June 2016 10:11 PM 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!
28th March 2016 10:50 AM Go to last post
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General Issues
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Get the dates and locations for upcoming conferences, expos, etc.
29th April 2016 12:22 AM Go to last post
166 324
Reviews (3 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.
18th June 2016 01:36 AM Go to last post
484 2,424
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.
27th May 2016 08:27 AM Go to last post
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Small Business Computing
Website Development (2 Viewing)
444 2,839
24th June 2016 07:17 AM Go to last post
92 698
Computer Hardware (1 Viewing)
106 591
Computer Software (1 Viewing)
22nd June 2016 05:48 AM Go to last post
325 1,610
27th June 2016 05:26 AM Go to last post
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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.
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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.
17th May 2016 12:01 AM Go to last post
173 615
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.
611 3,902
Pets (1 Viewing)
31st May 2016 02:11 AM Go to last post
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53 486
Movies (1 Viewing)
20th June 2016 03:30 AM Go to last post
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Books (1 Viewing)
9th February 2016 04:44 PM Go to last post
48 368
28th June 2016 01:09 AM Go to last post
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