UK Business Forums

    1. Private Forum For Full Members

      Private discussion for holders of the UK Business Forums Paid-Up Full Membership, that won't appear in the public search engines.
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    2. Review My Website

      Post a link to your website here if you would like some honest feedback from other Full Members.
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    3. Franchising

      Discussion, help and advice on the franchise business model.
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    1. UKBF Upgrade Forum

      News and information about the big UKBF upgrade, coming December 2013!
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      Latest: Trophies have been rebuilt! beasty, Oct 1, 2014 at 3:15 PM
    2. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and assistance.
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    3. International Business

      Advice and discussion about doing business overseas.
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      2,291
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      Latest: Sourcing Agent - UK or China Based? adam-gz, Oct 2, 2014 at 5:03 AM
    4. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.
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    5. E-Commerce Forum

      E-commerce, shopping cart and payment processor discussion, advice and assistance
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    6. Accounts & Finance

      Business finances, including banking, bookkeeping, VAT and other taxes
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      26,180
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      Latest: Sale of goods outside UK/EU to UK customer, nick34785, Oct 2, 2014 at 5:02 AM
    7. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions
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    8. Best Practice for Small Business

      Business best practice ideas and discussion. Sponsored by The Guardian Small Business Showcase
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      Latest: How do you create a website on a budget? Nuno, Oct 1, 2014 at 6:18 PM
    9. Technology

      Hardware discussions - from the best desktop computers for business, to tablets, laptops and smartphones
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      Latest: Key Loggers Paul_Rosser, Oct 2, 2014 at 4:13 AM
    10. The Pitch

      Get involved with Britain's biggest smallbusiness competition!
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      Latest: Timing for Social Media campaigns StevePoster, Oct 2, 2014 at 3:58 AM
    11. Startup Clinic

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.
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    12. Employment & HR

      Employing & managing staff for business owners.
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      Latest: Typical number of respondent witnesses wronglydismissed, Oct 2, 2014 at 12:35 AM
    13. Legal

      Business Law including general advice, contracts, and company structures.
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      Latest: Personal account for Ltd business Paul_Rosser, Oct 2, 2014 at 3:50 AM
    14. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency.
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      Latest: Insolvency Issue ethical PR, Oct 1, 2014 at 2:37 PM
    15. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Advice and discussion about sales, selling techniques, your marketing mix and PR activities
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      Latest: Cold Calling - B2B - Not working. chetanmadaan, Oct 1, 2014 at 10:42 PM
    16. SEO, PPC and Online Marketing

      Search engine optimisation (SEO), pay-per-click (PPC), plus all other aspects of marketing your business online.
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    17. Tradespeople

      A forum strictly for tradespeople and businesses looking for trade services.
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      Latest: Tradesman websites scams DesignerNick, Sep 30, 2014 at 6:51 PM
    18. Regional forums

      Business discussion and networking for the UK regions, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland
    19. Tenders

      Request products & services from full members of UK Business Forums
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    20. UKBF Marketplace

      Products, services, special offers and more (only Full UKBF members can post adverts)
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    21. Sponsorship, Partnership & Investment

      Develop your business through sponsorship, partnership and investment with other UKBF members.
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      Latest: Kit Sponsorship Thurrock Old Boys FC, Oct 1, 2014 at 10:04 AM
    22. Press Releases

      Post your company press releases and marketing information here.
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    1. Introductions

      Introduce yourself and your company
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      Latest: Hello all ProcSys-ITS, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:15 AM
    2. Verified Member Forum

      Space for Verified Members to introduce themselves and their businesses.
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    3. Time Out

      Take a break from your business! General non-business chat.
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      Latest: Last thing you bought? IanG, Oct 2, 2014 at 4:12 AM
    4. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events
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      2,595
      Latest: London eCommerce event: 10th October JessTinker, Sep 26, 2014 at 12:44 PM
  1. User forums

    User groups for discussion about a particular product
    1. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums
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      Latest: Really slow email notification Dan Izzard, Sep 30, 2014 at 1:43 PM