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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    2. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and assistance.
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      669,803
      Latest: What is it or what would attract you... Excel Expert, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:21 PM
    3. International Business

      Advice and discussion about doing business overseas.
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      2,306
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      14,956
      Latest: Is HKTDC a good alternative to Alibaba? Lentinus, Oct 22, 2014 at 10:15 PM
    4. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.
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      2,580
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      33,405
    5. E-Commerce Forum

      E-commerce, shopping cart and payment processor discussion, advice and assistance
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      13,611
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      140,645
      Latest: Does PaymentSense mean Payment Delay? LMDServicesUK, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:17 PM
    6. Accounts & Finance

      Business finances, including banking, bookkeeping, VAT and other taxes
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      26,282
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      Latest: Accountant issue Emily B, Oct 22, 2014 at 10:07 PM
    7. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions
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      18,532
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      Latest: Hosting from web.com vivente, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:15 PM
    8. Best Practice for Small Business

      Business best practice ideas and discussion. Sponsored by The Guardian Small Business Showcase
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      1,633
    9. Technology

      Hardware discussions - from the best desktop computers for business, to tablets, laptops and smartphones
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      1,617
      Latest: Advice Needed: Office Printer for e-Commerce MikeH, Oct 22, 2014 at 4:21 PM
    10. The Pitch

      Get involved with Britain's biggest smallbusiness competition!
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      Latest: Timing for Social Media campaigns JamesMcG25, Oct 22, 2014 at 1:45 PM
    11. Startup Clinic

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.
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      Latest: pleasing the taxman Jeremiah@RHJ Accountants, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:01 PM
    12. Employment & HR

      Employing & managing staff for business owners.
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    13. Legal

      Business Law including general advice, contracts, and company structures.
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      19,283
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      Latest: Theft by OLP (opening lockfast place) DavidWH, Oct 22, 2014 at 8:57 PM
    14. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency.
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      Latest: pending HMRC Winding up petition dbam09, Oct 21, 2014 at 8:23 PM
    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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      12,364
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      161,693
    17. Tradespeople

      A forum strictly for tradespeople and businesses looking for trade services.
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      1,542
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      15,504
      Latest: Apprenticeships Luvin156, Oct 21, 2014 at 8:38 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: Looking UK Partner For Group Deal Business Chinavasion, Oct 16, 2014 at 2:58 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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    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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    4. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events
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      543
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      2,600
      Latest: Google 'Grow Local' Event Uzair Kharawala, Oct 21, 2014 at 6:17 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: Full member Dan Izzard, Oct 22, 2014 at 11:06 AM