UK Business Forums

    1. General Business Forum

      General business discussion, advice and debates

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    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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      3,873
      Messages:
      25,200
      Latest: India V China Maple Sourcing, Aug 10, 2020 at 4:26 AM
    4. Ecommerce Forum

      Advice on ecommerce, online platforms, dropshipping and payment processors

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      Latest: Domain names Mike Hayes, Aug 10, 2020 at 9:21 PM
    5. Accounts & Finance

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

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    6. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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      27,952
      Latest: Constructive dismissal? AnonManager, Aug 11, 2020 at 2:40 AM
    7. Legal

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

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      Latest: Trademark & Business Naming Panoramix IP, Aug 10, 2020 at 9:03 PM
    8. Insolvency

      Advice and resources for members seeking help about insolvency

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      Latest: Purchasing Assets from an Insolvent Company Gavin Bates, Aug 10, 2020 at 10:22 PM
    9. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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      Latest: Lesson 1: Using LinkedIn Network for sales JEREMY HAWKE, Aug 10, 2020 at 6:36 PM
    10. Tenders

      Looking for a new product or service? Ask our Full Members!

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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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      Messages:
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    2. Introductions

      Introduce yourself and your company

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      Messages:
      87,274
      Latest: Online Marketplaces john heap, Aug 10, 2020 at 6:20 PM
    3. Time Out

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

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      Latest: After Money is Enough Tobias-OccPsy, Aug 10, 2020 at 8:49 PM
    4. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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      Latest: Is it allow to make mobile version for UKBF? Opinion87, Aug 10, 2020 at 9:46 PM
    5. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events

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    6. Regional forums

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

    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. Market Research

      A place to post surveys, conduct user research and test your concept or product.

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      Latest: Generating Leads fisicx, Jun 26, 2020
    3. Website Reviews & Testing

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

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      3,106
      Latest: Please Review Website apricot, Aug 4, 2020
    4. Opportunities

      Sponsorship, Partnership & Investment

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    5. Press Releases

      Post your company press releases and marketing information here.

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    1. First Steps To Starting A Business

      Advice and topics for people just getting into business.

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      21,508
      Latest: Newbie Trademark Freelance work Scalloway, Aug 8, 2020 at 9:44 PM
    2. Growing Your Startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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      Latest: bringing others on board Chris Ashdown, Aug 6, 2020 at 9:36 AM
    1. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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    2. Devices

      Hardware discussions - from the best desktop computers for business, to tablets, laptops and smartphones

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      5,434
    3. 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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      13,974
      Messages:
      183,767
      Latest: Lead Forensics (or similar) link-tag, Aug 10, 2020 at 4:43 PM
    1. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.

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      3,309
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      39,345
    2. Green Business

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

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      10,209
    3. Social Enterprise

      A forum to discuss fundraising and other charitable initiatives.

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      4,342
      Latest: Charity Shop’s lost Revenue - How to put it paulears, Aug 9, 2020 at 10:41 AM
    4. Tradespeople

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

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