UK Business Forums

    1. UKBF Announcements

      Any latest news and announcements from UKBF will be posted in 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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      Latest: Missed top selling season - What now? Mr D, May 8, 2021 at 7:11 PM
    2. Growing Your Startup

      Business best practice ideas and discussion

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      Latest: Outsourcing to any freelancer from the UK grow2011, May 9, 2021 at 2:05 PM
    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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      Latest: Arg Grant Spending Alan, May 6, 2021 at 7:21 PM
    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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    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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    6. Sales, Marketing & PR

      Sales and marketing advice, tools and resources for small businesses

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      Latest: Cold Calling japancool, May 7, 2021 at 1:22 PM
    7. IT & Internet

      Technical advice for (non ecommerce websites) & Internet discussions

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    8. Accounts & Finance

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

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      Latest: Reverse charge vat return TheCyclingProgrammer, May 8, 2021 at 7:46 PM
    9. Employment & HR

      Queries around employment law, managing staff and HR

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    10. Legal

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

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      Latest: Help needed on Trade mark Mr D, May 8, 2021 at 9:25 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 Full Members can help.

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    1. Retail

      A forum for 'bricks and mortar' retail businesses.

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    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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      Latest: Generating sales G. Lasagne, Apr 6, 2021
    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: Has Brexit caused you pain? Mr D, May 8, 2021 at 4:53 PM
    3. Website Reviews & Testing

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

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    4. Opportunities

      Sponsorship, Partnership & Investment

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      Latest: Business opportunity offer gino, Jun 17, 2020
    5. Press Releases

      Post your company press releases and marketing information here.

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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: Hi guys I'm new to the forum.. Joy chukwuma, May 8, 2021 at 9:11 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: Byretorial - Porkies all round! Mr D, May 9, 2021 at 2:44 PM
    4. Feedback & Help

      Suggestions for improvements to UKBF and help using the forums

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      Latest: Too many Google popup ads!!!! Ozzy, Apr 23, 2021
    5. Events

      Upcoming business and networking events

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