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 Marketplace

      Products, services, special offers and more (only Full UKBF members can post adverts)
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      Latest: WorkPlace HR - HR & Employment Law Advice WorkPlace HR, Sep 4, 2015 at 12:07 PM
    2. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and assistance.
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      Latest: Is Social Enterprise the way to go? river666, Sep 4, 2015 at 3:17 PM
    3. International Business

      Advice and discussion about doing business overseas.
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      2,542
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      16,390
      Latest: How to save money on US imports? Jigthings, Sep 4, 2015 at 3:12 PM
    4. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.
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      35,717
    5. E-Commerce Forum

      E-commerce, shopping cart and payment processor discussion, advice and assistance
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      14,418
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      148,944
      Latest: Small Parcels getting mislaid - any ideas? japancool, Sep 4, 2015 at 3:02 PM
    6. Accounts & Finance

      Business finances, including banking, bookkeeping, VAT and other taxes
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      205,178
      Latest: An accountant for a small photography business Bob, Sep 4, 2015 at 2:46 PM
    7. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions
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      Latest: A Friday Favour fisicx, Sep 4, 2015 at 3:19 PM
    8. Best Practice for Small Business

      Business best practice ideas and discussion
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    9. Technology

      Hardware discussions - from the best desktop computers for business, to tablets, laptops and smartphones
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      3,066
      Latest: Windows 10 to be Free (but) fisicx, Sep 4, 2015 at 11:16 AM
    10. The Pitch

      Get involved with Britain's biggest smallbusiness competition!
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    11. Startup Clinic

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.
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      2,289
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      Latest: Professional Jet Washing - Business Idea Little Butch, Sep 4, 2015 at 6:11 AM
    12. Employment & HR

      Employing & managing staff for business owners.
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      Latest: Working Hours - Care Industry The Byre, Sep 4, 2015 at 11:51 AM
    13. Legal

      Business Law including general advice, contracts, and company structures.
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    14. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency.
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      Latest: Advice Most Welcome Lisa Thomas, Sep 4, 2015 at 9:03 AM
    15. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Advice and discussion about sales, selling techniques, your marketing mix and PR activities
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    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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      12,883
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    17. Tradespeople

      A forum strictly for tradespeople and businesses looking for trade services.
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      1,610
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      Latest: Advice on opening a warehouse Hirah, Sep 3, 2015 at 10:48 PM
    18. Regional forums

      Business discussion and networking for the UK regions, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland
      Latest: Marquee Hire - Central Scotland Perfect Marquees, Sep 3, 2015 at 7:14 PM
    19. Tenders

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

      News and information about the big UKBF upgrade, coming December 2013!
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      Latest: New member & loving it beasty, Aug 21, 2015
    21. Sponsorship, Partnership & Investment

      Develop your business through sponsorship, partnership and investment with other UKBF members.
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    22. Press Releases

      Post your company press releases and marketing information here.
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      1,319
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      3,894
      Latest: eCommerce Order Fulfilment Case Study Parcelhub.co.uk, Sep 3, 2015 at 12:01 PM
    1. Introductions

      Introduce yourself and your company
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      76,396
      Latest: Hello there Jonathan Coates, Sep 4, 2015 at 1:24 PM
    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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      244,801
      Latest: Why modern cars are crap. garyk, Sep 4, 2015 at 1:15 PM
    4. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events
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      2,620
      Latest: Bitesize Business Startup Bootcamp consultant, Sep 1, 2015 at 10:39 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: Market place forum Funding for Communities, Sep 1, 2015 at 1:53 PM