Marketing for Business

Marketing is essentially how you position your brand and get it in front of your target demographic. Without it, your business will be severely limited in how much it'll grow. There are multiple areas of marketing, both offline and online, paid and free, and it depends on your business which route you take. In this section we focus on understanding of your audience, creating an effective strategy, digital channels, email marketing, PPC and SEO, and traditional methods such as print advertising and events.

15 Image Resources for Businesses on a Budget

15 Image Resources for Businesses on a Budget

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15 Image Resources for Businesses on a Budget

Our run down of the best image resources, copyright free photography, design assets and WordPress themes for small businesses on a budget

4 Marketing Hacks for Every Small Business

4 Marketing Hacks for Every Small Business

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4 Marketing Hacks for Every Small Business

Can't afford a marketing team? You still need to think like one. Here are four hacks that marketers use all the time to prove ROI

Who Likes to Spend Money in the UK?

Who Likes to Spend Money in the UK?

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Who Likes to Spend Money in the UK?

Gift retailer, Buyagift, reveals research on regional spending habits and what it means for businesses around the UK

Millionaires to Billionaires

Millionaires to Billionaires

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Millionaires to Billionaires

Millionaires to Billionaires: See how long it took 21 of the richest entrepreneurs to build their fortunes and who went from $1m to $1bn the fastest

10 Business Blogs to Follow in 2016

10 Business Blogs to Follow in 2016

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10 Business Blogs to Follow in 2016

Business blogs are becoming more mainstream, so we've hand-picked 10 of our favourites to give your bookmarks folder a spring clean

The Fleximize Mission

The Fleximize Mission

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The Fleximize Mission

The Fleximize Mission is award-winning interactive content for entrepreneurs – the fun, animated games will help you unleash the potential of your business

Morning Rituals of Highly Successful People

Morning Rituals of Highly Successful People

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Morning Rituals of Highly Successful People

Is your morning ritual setting you up for success? Find out how some of the most successful people structure mornings to get the best start to the day

5 New Year's Resolutions for the Digital Entrepreneur

5 New Year's Resolutions for the Digital Entrepreneur

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5 New Year's Resolutions for the Digital Entrepreneur

New Year's resolutions for digital entrepreneurs: some awesome resolution ideas for 2016. We've given resolutions a digital spin

The Ultimate List of Christmas Distractions

The Ultimate List of Christmas Distractions

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The Ultimate List of Christmas Distractions

Need some time away from screaming kids this Christmas? We went on an epic trawl across the internet to put together the ultimate list of 2015 distractions

Top 50 Twitter Accounts to Follow in 2016

Top 50 Twitter Accounts to Follow in 2016

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Top 50 Twitter Accounts to Follow in 2016

Want your Twitter timeline to be filled with great content? Check out our favourite Twitter accounts, full of influencers, entrepreneurs and innovators

Fleximize's Year 2015

Fleximize's Year 2015

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Fleximize's Year 2015

Star Wars, royal nippers, and a sexy new Fleximize — 2015 has been a year to remember. We round up the highlights of a busy year in fintech.

Choosing Your Office Christmas Tree

Choosing Your Office Christmas Tree

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Choosing Your Office Christmas Tree

The Christmas tree sellers to the stars, Pines and Needles, offer great advice on finding the ideal Christmas tree for your office.

The Entrepreneur's Holiday Gift Guide

The Entrepreneur's Holiday Gift Guide

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The Entrepreneur's Holiday Gift Guide

With Black Friday approaching, Christmas gift buying can be a challenge, especially for busy people. So we've trawled the web for you. Here's our top picks.

Family Firm Stamps Down Christmas Post Prices

Family Firm Stamps Down Christmas Post Prices

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Family Firm Stamps Down Christmas Post Prices

Want to save money this Christmas? This family business offers a cheaper alternative to Royal Mail at Christmas. One in a series on SMEs at Christmas.

Top Tips for Christmas Email Marketing

Top Tips for Christmas Email Marketing

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Top Tips for Christmas Email Marketing

Do you know how to optimize your email strategy to get the best results at Christmas and New Year? This infographic shows you how.

Best E-commerce Platforms for Small Retailers

Best E-commerce Platforms for Small Retailers

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Best E-commerce Platforms for Small Retailers

When starting your own e-commerce business, picking the right e-commerce platform can be tricky. Here's our guide what we think are some of the best.

How to Maximize on Christmas Mayhem

How to Maximize on Christmas Mayhem

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How to Maximize on Christmas Mayhem

Independent toy store owner, Kirit Kumar, offers wise words on getting the most from the Christmas shopping season on the high street and online.

Unwrap the Secrets to Online Retail at Christmas

Unwrap the Secrets to Online Retail at Christmas

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Unwrap the Secrets to Online Retail at Christmas

Prezzybox owner, Zak Edwards, opens up about the secrets to a merry Christmas in online retail, and offers wise advice to smaller retailers.

Google AMP is Coming – Are You Mobile-Ready?

Google AMP is Coming – Are You Mobile-Ready?

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Google AMP is Coming – Are You Mobile-Ready?

Mobile search is set to outdo PC, so it's time to get your content mobile-ready before you start to lose customers to other sites.

The Small Business Guide to Video Content

The Small Business Guide to Video Content

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The Small Business Guide to Video Content

A quick look at viral content from recent years shows some common themes. Popular videos have content that people want to share with others.