Good news for the UK small businesses. Twitter opened up its self-advertising platform for the first time to these businesses. Here, all you need to have is a Twitter account and a credit card to advertise your ads. Twitter launched its partnership with O2 Business to educate small businesses in the UK on how to […]
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According to the latest SME trends survey by CBI (Confederation of British Industry), optimism among UK’s smaller manufacturers is at record level. In the three months up to October (42%) firms reported that total new orders increased for the first time since July 2012 and (25%) said they decreased, giving a balance of +17%. This […]
SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) are the lifeblood of the UK economy, they account for 4.8 million (99%) of all private sector businesses in the UK. SMEs significantly impact the promotion of economic and social development such as employment generation, poverty reduction, wealth, innovation and social integration.
According to a survey conducted on 750 SMBs(fewer than 1000 employees), by Zoomerrang and Grow Biz media, the budgets for marketing activities is supposed to increase in 2011. This is because of the increased expectations on the impact of social media by small business owners and increased return on investment in e-marketing. The marketing strategies […]
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a tool used to improve the visibility of their websites in search engines. Though companies are setting up their own websites, many of them are unable to derive the profits as there is no proper information regarding their websites in search engines. According to the dotSEO’s, ‘Naked SEO Report’, which […]
According to the latest ‘small business bytes survey’, conducted by Streamline.net, many small companies are struggling to maintain their websites. Two- thirds of the small firms have their own websites. Among them only 1 in 10 firms update their website daily, 54% of them agree that they update their website very infrequently. It was found […]
As per the new study conducted this week by SimplyBusiness.co.uk, the UK’s entrepreneurs are harshly criticizing the Government’s efforts in encouraging the small businesses. No Green shoots for UK entrepreneurs Contrary to the reports regarding recovery and green shoots, the latest survey conducted by UK SME reveals the following facts: More than two-third’s (68%) of […]