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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.
20th October 2014 07:37 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 Malcom
16th October 2014 05:57 AM Go to last post
213 1,420
Small Business Marketing - Online
Learn to optimize your site for improved rankings in the search engines.
by torka
20th October 2014 09:59 AM Go to last post
2,140 19,773
Learn about pay per click, the costs, and if it is a viable option for your site.
15th October 2014 04:23 PM Go to last post
433 3,236
Questions and information not specific to SEO or PPC goes here.
20th October 2014 06:30 AM Go to last post
838 4,738
Link Development (1 Viewing)
A great way to draw targeted traffic and boost your search engine optimization efforts.
15th October 2014 07:25 PM Go to last post
298 3,739
Marketing your business online in local search engines, directories, etc.
17th October 2014 01:42 AM Go to last post
192 2,215
Social Media (1 Viewing)
Learn how the sites that bring people together can be used to promote (or tank) your business.
17th October 2014 01:09 AM Go to last post
486 4,808
An exceptional form of marketing if done properly.
by msig
14th October 2014 12:30 PM Go to last post
276 1,933
Copy is essential element for successful marketing. SEO, brochures, the Web, fliers and more... Learn to write it right!
18th October 2014 11:20 AM Go to last post
192 1,443
Blogs and Blogging (1 Viewing)
17th October 2014 02:11 AM Go to last post
440 4,058
Let some one else make the sales for you. (If only it were that easy!)
18th October 2014 11:44 PM Go to last post
222 1,617
It just keeps going and going and going...
8th October 2014 11:46 PM Go to last post
131 1,195
If none of the specific online categories above fits your question or comment, this is the forum you need.
15th October 2014 05:35 AM Go to last post
1,061 4,478
Small Business Marketing - Offline
Direct Mail (1 Viewing)
15th September 2014 10:30 AM Go to last post
178 1,586
Radio Advertising (1 Viewing)
26th September 2014 01:32 AM Go to last post
43 385
7th October 2014 07:10 AM Go to last post
97 999
Nothing like an event filled with potential customers. Learn the best ways to get the most from your participation.
25th August 2014 02:04 PM Go to last post
123 794
Print, radio, TV, direct marketing, etc.
20th October 2014 05:19 PM Go to last post
361 1,957
Generating Revenue, Insurance, Taxes, Etc.
Selling Ad Space (1 Viewing)
Discuss selling advertising on your site, in your newsletter, in your RSS feeds, etc.
20th October 2014 05:39 AM Go to last post
90 502
15th October 2014 07:21 AM Go to last post
374 2,043
Sales (1 Viewing)
8th October 2014 05:46 AM Go to last post
198 1,105
1st October 2014 04:49 AM Go to last post
158 635
Funding your business, accounting, bookkeeping, tax, payroll, budgeting, cash flow planning, etc.
by torka
20th October 2014 10:20 AM Go to last post
507 2,500
Insurance (1 Viewing)
7th September 2014 09:28 PM Go to last post
59 427
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.
20th October 2014 06:34 AM Go to last post
1,014 5,052
Do you want to shout out to the world about your latest success? Jump in here and share with others how you did it!
by Logan
16th October 2014 01:19 PM Go to last post
109 607
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General Issues
20th October 2014 10:33 AM Go to last post
2,280 8,272
Get the dates and locations for upcoming conferences, expos, etc.
4th October 2014 04:27 AM Go to last post
163 313
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.
by Malcom
17th October 2014 02:47 AM Go to last post
430 2,189
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.
11th October 2014 02:24 PM Go to last post
218 414
Small Business Computing
Website Development (1 Viewing)
20th October 2014 05:29 AM Go to last post
414 2,686
Domain Names (1 Viewing)
19th September 2014 01:03 AM Go to last post
84 642
Computer Hardware (1 Viewing)
by glaca
18th October 2014 03:56 AM Go to last post
100 532
Computer Software (2 Viewing)
by 32k
7th October 2014 09:51 AM Go to last post
311 1,499
by glaca
18th October 2014 04:04 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.
26th September 2014 02:09 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.
by msig
14th October 2014 02:25 PM Go to last post
163 589
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.
19th October 2014 12:03 AM Go to last post
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21st May 2014 07:37 AM Go to last post
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by glaca
17th October 2014 02:13 PM Go to last post
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by glaca
17th October 2014 02:18 PM Go to last post
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by glaca
17th October 2014 02:22 PM Go to last post
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