We set up the Knowledge Hub in 2015 as a resource for small business owners, covering everything they could need to know about running a UK SME. The Knowledge Hub has grown rapidly since, and now boasts over 800 articles and has over 40,000 unique visitors each month.
Many of the articles which we publish come from industry experts and successful business owners across the UK. Articles we’ve published from guest writers include topical pieces such as ', to evergreen pieces such as ' .
We encourage you to get in touch with us if you think you could provide our readers with unique, advice-led content that could bring genuine insight and value to business owners. We require content to be written in plain English and are only open to accepting content which is non-promotional and unbiased.
What our contributors say about us
We work with some of the top marketing and PR companies in the UK, along with working directly with business owners and industry experts. Here's what they have to say about us:
"The Knowledge Hub is a growing resource of informative articles for business owners, covering a wide basis of topics from employee health and wellbeing, marketing, to tax and finance, and digital transformation and security. My clients and I have found working with The Knowledge Hub team a pleasure, they’re great communicators and contributed articles are always published quickly."
Amy Cutter, Senior PR Consultant, Screaming Frog
"The Knowledge Hub is an invaluable resource for small business owners. As a team of young creatives, it's fantastic to have the opportunity to share our expertise in a supportive community and contribute to the knowledge growth of SME owners nationwide. The depth of knowledge and specialisms is vast and content is published to the highest standard in a timely manner. In short, it is a pleasure to be a part of."
Victoria Attwood, Marketing Executive, Cedarwood Digital Ltd
Popular content contributions
Here are some recent examples of successful guest contributions:
1. Is Private Healthcare Worthwhile for SMEs?
This article is a contribution from Dr Zubair Ahmed, Co-Founder and CEO of Medicspot, the largest network of private GP practices in the UK. The article provides insight into how private healthcare can benefit SMEs, along with a close look at the different private healthcare options available to businesses.
2. The Benefits of Google Data Studio to SMEs
In this article by Cedarwood Digital, Edgars Boitmanis shares his experience of switching to Google Data Studio for client reporting and highlights eight benefits of the tool. In this in-depth guide, Edgars provides a quick look at some of the key features of the tool, along with sharing how it transformed the way Cedarwood Digital approaches client reports. The article has even been shared by Google themselves on Twitter.
3. Avoiding Burnout as a Small Business Owner
With almost a third of SME owners saying their biggest barrier to success is the inability to switch off, it’s important that entrepreneurs know when to step back. Donna Torres of Xero highlights the importance of being able to 'switch off' from work as a small business owner, along with six ways to help you avoid burn out.
If you'd like to contribute an article to the Knowledge Hub please contact us using the button below to discuss title ideas and next steps.