UK Business Forums

    1. UKBF Announcements

      Any latest news and announcements from UKBF will be posted in here.

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      Latest: #UKBF Across Social Media Ozzy, Jun 13, 2021
    1. First Steps To Starting A Business

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.

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    2. Growing Your Startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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      Latest: Joining a Start-up - what should i ask? Andrew Marsden, Jul 30, 2021 at 10:12 AM
    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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      Latest: tender/quote for local authority works oz07, Jul 31, 2021 at 12:17 PM
    2. COVID-19 Forum

      A dedicated forum for discussion of the coronavirus outbreak and its business impacts.

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    3. International Business

      Advice about doing business overseas, including importing and exporting

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    4. Websites & Ecommerce

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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      Latest: Website Cookie Banner advice please ctrlbrk, Jul 30, 2021 at 8:34 PM
    5. 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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      Latest: SEO Help Pls fisicx, Jul 31, 2021 at 11:50 AM
    6. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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      Latest: How/Where do you advertise Paul FilmMaker, Jul 29, 2021 at 9:37 PM
    7. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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      Latest: Gmail or outlook365 tony84, Jul 27, 2021 at 11:24 AM
    8. Accounts & Finance

      Business finances, including banking, bookkeeping, VAT and other taxes

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      Latest: Providing finance to customers Mark T Jones, Jul 30, 2021 at 10:43 PM
    9. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      Latest: Can they do this? Dave0306, Jul 30, 2021 at 8:30 PM
    10. Legal

      General advice on business law, including contracts, copyright and company structures

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      Latest: Limited Company/Temporary Directorship LondonCharli, Jul 31, 2021 at 12:05 PM
    11. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency

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    12. I'm Looking For A...

      Need an accountant, a courier, a web designer? This is the place to ask for what you're looking for and see if any of our established members can help.

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    1. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.

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      Latest: Legalities of opening a shop BigDreamer, Jul 26, 2021 at 10:36 AM
    2. Green Business

      A forum for Green business issues, eco-friendly practices and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

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    3. Social Enterprise

      A forum to discuss fundraising and other charitable initiatives.

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      Latest: Building Grants Chris Ashdown, Apr 15, 2021
    4. Tradespeople

      A forum strictly for tradespeople and businesses looking for trade services.

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    1. Private Forum For Full Members

      Private discussions for Full Members, that won't appear in the public search engines

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    2. Website Reviews & Testing

      Post a link to your website here if you would like some honest feedback.

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    1. UKBF Marketplace

      A place for UKBF full members to post offers and promotions. Read the pinned thread for rules.

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    2. Introductions

      Introduce yourself and your company

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      Latest: Hello from the Crapper King fisicx, Jul 31, 2021 at 7:39 AM
    3. Time Out

      Welcome to the UKBF pub! Take a break from your business with general non-business chat.

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    4. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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      Latest: Deleted advert mzone, Jul 28, 2021 at 9:34 PM