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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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      1,876
      Latest: No Blog Posts in Profile Dan Izzard, Apr 10, 2014 at 9:38 AM
    2. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and assistance.
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      669,272
      Latest: Process for banks calling in PG's Paul_Walters, Apr 16, 2014 at 2:39 PM
    3. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.
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      2,354
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      31,566
      Latest: Why dont landlords want tennants Karimbo, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:34 PM
    4. E-Commerce Forum

      E-commerce, shopping cart and payment processor discussion, advice and assistance
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      12,987
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      134,381
      Latest: Writing Terms and Conditions for a Webshop Moom, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:50 PM
    5. Accounts & Finance

      Business finances, including banking, bookkeeping, VAT and other taxes
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      25,164
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      184,879
      Latest: Clear Books - Cloud Accounting babblemouth, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:54 PM
    6. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions
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      18,185
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      Latest: Price Comparison Website IanG, Apr 16, 2014 at 2:37 PM
    7. Best Practice for Small Business

      Business best practice ideas and discussion. Sponsored by The Guardian Small Business Showcase
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    8. Technology

      Hardware discussions - from the best desktop computers for business, to tablets, laptops and smartphones
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      Latest: I PHONE V BLACKBERRY YOU ARE ALL DELUDED garyk, Apr 16, 2014 at 12:37 PM
    9. The Pitch

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

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.
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      Latest: Finding resellers Billmccallum, Apr 16, 2014 at 2:28 PM
    11. Employment & HR

      Employing & managing staff for business owners.
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      4,414
      Latest: Let go after 3 days ethical PR, Apr 16, 2014 at 2:21 PM
    12. Legal

      Business Law including general advice, contracts, and company structures.
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      Latest: Distance Selling Rule. Missing item atemp01, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:45 PM
    13. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency.
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      Latest: What led to your company becoming insolvent? skinskan, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:42 PM
    14. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Advice and discussion about sales, selling techniques, your marketing mix and PR activities
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      Latest: What would you like to receive? webgeek, Apr 16, 2014 at 2:06 PM
    15. 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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      12,061
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      157,659
      Latest: Google duplication concern - Product pages urban33ltd, Apr 16, 2014 at 2:17 PM
    16. Tradespeople

      A forum strictly for tradespeople and businesses looking for trade services.
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      1,506
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      Latest: recently started my own plastering business The Byre, Apr 16, 2014 at 10:49 AM
    17. Regional forums

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

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

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

      Develop your business through sponsorship, partnership and investment with other UKBF members.
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    21. 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: Intuition Training Sam Cowley, Apr 16, 2014 at 1:52 PM
    2. Verified Member Forum

      Space for Verified Members to introduce themselves and their businesses.
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      Latest: Hello from Dato Capital Dan Izzard, Apr 2, 2014
    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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  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: newbie haven??? Anonymouse72, Apr 14, 2014 at 10:18 AM