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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.
by faiza
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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 November 2016 01:25 PM Go to last post
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Small Business Marketing - Online
Learn to optimize your site for improved rankings in the search engines.
3rd December 2016 07:52 AM Go to last post
2,751 24,956
Learn about pay per click, the costs, and if it is a viable option for your site.
3rd December 2016 01:37 AM Go to last post
487 3,610
Questions and information not specific to SEO or PPC goes here.
30th November 2016 04:35 AM Go to last post
875 5,241
Link Development (2 Viewing)
A great way to draw targeted traffic and boost your search engine optimization efforts.
by Logan
29th November 2016 03:52 PM Go to last post
317 4,178
Marketing your business online in local search engines, directories, etc.
29th November 2016 08:24 AM Go to last post
238 2,695
Learn how the sites that bring people together can be used to promote (or tank) your business.
30th November 2016 11:52 PM Go to last post
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An exceptional form of marketing if done properly.
24th November 2016 03:50 AM Go to last post
311 2,080
Copy is essential element for successful marketing. SEO, brochures, the Web, fliers and more... Learn to write it right!
21st November 2016 01:21 AM Go to last post
202 1,596
30th November 2016 12:45 AM Go to last post
469 4,428
Let some one else make the sales for you. (If only it were that easy!)
by aquisto
24th November 2016 06:24 AM Go to last post
243 1,737
It just keeps going and going and going...
24th November 2016 08:45 AM Go to last post
136 1,264
If none of the specific online categories above fits your question or comment, this is the forum you need.
2nd December 2016 02:02 AM Go to last post
1,160 4,830
Small Business Marketing - Offline
29th November 2016 05:08 PM Go to last post
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by Darrel
21st November 2016 01:15 PM Go to last post
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Print Advertising (1 Viewing)
10th November 2016 06:46 AM 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.
by AEugh
27th November 2016 09:50 AM Go to last post
137 830
Print, radio, TV, direct marketing, etc.
28th November 2016 01:48 AM Go to last post
386 2,067
Generating Revenue, Insurance, Taxes, Etc.
Discuss selling advertising on your site, in your newsletter, in your RSS feeds, etc.
1st December 2016 10:37 PM Go to last post
92 520
Ecommerce (1 Viewing)
3rd December 2016 01:15 AM Go to last post
411 2,254
Sales (2 Viewing)
3rd December 2016 01:22 AM Go to last post
216 1,199
10th November 2016 01:08 AM Go to last post
162 659
Funding your business, accounting, bookkeeping, tax, payroll, budgeting, cash flow planning, etc.
by Luna16
25th November 2016 01:05 PM Go to last post
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Insurance (1 Viewing)
12th September 2016 03:10 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.
7th November 2016 01:20 AM Go to last post
1,128 5,770
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 Darrel
16th November 2016 11:36 AM Go to last post
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General Issues
by faiza
3rd December 2016 01:00 AM Go to last post
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Get the dates and locations for upcoming conferences, expos, etc.
7th October 2016 06:46 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 KYLshop
26th November 2016 12:36 PM Go to last post
489 2,435
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.
17th November 2016 12:02 AM Go to last post
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Small Business Computing
Website Development (1 Viewing)
by aquisto
3rd December 2016 08:27 AM Go to last post
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8th November 2016 09:48 PM Go to last post
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by faiza
3rd December 2016 12:33 AM Go to last post
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by Logan
29th November 2016 11:03 AM Go to last post
331 1,649
23rd November 2016 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.
22nd November 2016 02:53 AM Go to last post
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Free Links (2 Viewing)
A forum dedicated to FreeLinks.com, a small business guide to find, review and discuss free website advertising to promote your business.
10th November 2016 02:14 PM Go to last post
174 620
No longer updated but there are many excellent threads listed from the old newsletter.
21st June 2012 05:07 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.
23rd October 2016 08:40 PM Go to last post
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