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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.
20th April 2014 11:32 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.
5th April 2014 01:55 AM Go to last post
202 1,362
Small Business Marketing - Online
Learn to optimize your site for improved rankings in the search engines.
20th April 2014 09:26 AM Go to last post
2,002 18,072
Learn about pay per click, the costs, and if it is a viable option for your site.
412 3,118
Questions and information not specific to SEO or PPC goes here.
19th April 2014 08:13 AM Go to last post
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Link Development (1 Viewing)
A great way to draw targeted traffic and boost your search engine optimization efforts.
by lomey
19th April 2014 07:32 PM Go to last post
289 3,602
Marketing your business online in local search engines, directories, etc.
17th April 2014 06:49 AM Go to last post
179 2,042
Social Media (1 Viewing)
Learn how the sites that bring people together can be used to promote (or tank) your business.
19th April 2014 05:35 PM Go to last post
445 4,430
An exceptional form of marketing if done properly.
15th April 2014 09:48 AM Go to last post
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Copy is essential element for successful marketing. SEO, brochures, the Web, fliers and more... Learn to write it right!
by BPhilp
4th April 2014 11:11 AM Go to last post
187 1,416
Blogs and Blogging (1 Viewing)
18th April 2014 05:08 PM Go to last post
433 3,959
Let some one else make the sales for you. (If only it were that easy!)
2nd April 2014 06:07 AM Go to last post
218 1,585
It just keeps going and going and going...
22nd March 2014 02:41 AM Go to last post
129 1,161
If none of the specific online categories above fits your question or comment, this is the forum you need.
17th April 2014 11:14 AM Go to last post
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Small Business Marketing - Offline
175 1,564
1st April 2014 03:15 PM Go to last post
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30th March 2014 05:01 PM Go to last post
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Nothing like an event filled with potential customers. Learn the best ways to get the most from your participation.
5th March 2014 03:46 PM Go to last post
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Print, radio, TV, direct marketing, etc.
6th April 2014 09:53 PM Go to last post
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Generating Revenue, Insurance, Taxes, Etc.
Discuss selling advertising on your site, in your newsletter, in your RSS feeds, etc.
by Cindy16
24th March 2014 12:02 PM Go to last post
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7th April 2014 02:36 PM Go to last post
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Funding your business, accounting, bookkeeping, tax, payroll, budgeting, cash flow planning, etc.
11th April 2014 06:00 AM Go to last post
490 2,419
Insurance (2 Viewing)
6th March 2014 02:55 AM Go to last post
57 418
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.
17th April 2014 08:36 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!
by goldy5
11th April 2014 03:22 AM Go to last post
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General Issues
19th April 2014 06:29 PM Go to last post
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Get the dates and locations for upcoming conferences, expos, etc.
13th February 2014 06:01 PM Go to last post
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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 Zofooo
6th April 2014 09:32 AM Go to last post
419 2,146
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 anedoss
12th March 2014 07:00 AM Go to last post
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Small Business Computing
Website Development (1 Viewing)
8th April 2014 11:43 AM Go to last post
407 2,639
by josh23
7th April 2014 04:51 AM Go to last post
82 630
by irish
19th March 2014 03:03 PM Go to last post
100 529
Computer Software (1 Viewing)
17th April 2014 07:37 AM Go to last post
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Computer Security (1 Viewing)
8th April 2014 08:32 AM Go to last post
74 416
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.
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No longer updated but there are many excellent threads listed from the old newsletter.
21st June 2012 04:07 PM Go to last post
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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.
11th April 2014 12:09 AM Go to last post
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by webweb
4th April 2014 06:20 AM Go to last post
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52 438
by marie4u
13th April 2014 03:51 AM Go to last post
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