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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    3. International Business

      Advice and discussion about doing business overseas.
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      2,344
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      15,247
      Latest: Identified for VAT purposes in UK Scalloway, Nov 26, 2014 at 3:25 PM
    4. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.
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      2,624
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    5. E-Commerce Forum

      E-commerce, shopping cart and payment processor discussion, advice and assistance
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      13,699
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      141,615
      Latest: Any reviews of Stripe LMDServicesUK, Nov 26, 2014 at 4:55 PM
    6. Accounts & Finance

      Business finances, including banking, bookkeeping, VAT and other taxes
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    7. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions
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      Latest: Features on a website Dan_HiHosting, Nov 26, 2014 at 5:04 PM
    8. Best Practice for Small Business

      Business best practice ideas and discussion. Sponsored by The Guardian Small Business Showcase
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      Latest: Ltd Company name and Article Assocition. Scalloway, Nov 26, 2014 at 4:17 PM
    9. Technology

      Hardware discussions - from the best desktop computers for business, to tablets, laptops and smartphones
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      Latest: Chromebooks Yaham_barry, Nov 26, 2014 at 1:51 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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      Latest: Share split - introducing a new shareholder Scalloway, Nov 26, 2014 at 4:15 PM
    12. Employment & HR

      Employing & managing staff for business owners.
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      Latest: When do hours of work start? james@alpha, Nov 26, 2014 at 4:57 PM
    13. Legal

      Business Law including general advice, contracts, and company structures.
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      Latest: Agreement ethical PR, Nov 26, 2014 at 4:47 PM
    14. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency.
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      Latest: help needed from ip or accountant Ashcroft, Nov 26, 2014 at 3:31 PM
    15. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Advice and discussion about sales, selling techniques, your marketing mix and PR activities
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      Latest: Effective Twitter Marketing Mail Workshop, Nov 26, 2014 at 5:09 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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      12,411
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      162,519
      Latest: Dating site SEO mediaguy35, Nov 26, 2014 at 5:11 PM
    17. Tradespeople

      A forum strictly for tradespeople and businesses looking for trade services.
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      Latest: Telemarketing leads for Central heating / boilers MBPH, Nov 25, 2014 at 7:48 PM
    18. Regional forums

      Business discussion and networking for the UK regions, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland
      Latest: Mentoring and Business Support ricky776, Nov 24, 2014 at 2:37 PM
    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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    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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      Latest: The cost of the royals Nuno, Nov 26, 2014 at 3:57 PM
    4. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events
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      2,604
  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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