How to help your local businesses during COVID-19

As we can all appreciate, the world is a little manic right now and with COVID-19, now more than ever, is the time to help and support local businesses. We wanted to provide useful tips and ideas on how you can help support your local businesses. This is a crucial time for all businesses and they need all the support they can from their local communities, to come together and ensure that they are doing all they can to help. Read More

Make your business stand out in a busy crowd

Competitive markets and standing out from the crowd Establishing your business in an ever growing, busy and competitive market can be tough. So, how do you ensure that your brand stands out from the crowd? We have some top tips to help your business shine through from its competitors… Read More

How can Scooploop benefit your business?

“I decided to join Scooploop as it’s a website for my local community and it’s free!” – Miranda, a member of Scooploop, runs a photography business and created a Scooploop for Business page that she soul runs. We asked Miranda about how Scooploop has helped with her photography business and how she feels about the community side of it. Read More

Connecting Businesses Event – London 26th March – 2020

Please Note: This event has been cancelled. We will announce a new date soon on this blog. Thursday 26th March 15.30 – 18.30, London Marriott Hotel, Maida Vale, London NW6 5RP, £10 Tickets available on Eventbrite. Connecting Businesses is being organised by corporate service provider A&B Corporate Connect and being held in partnership with Scooploop for Business, software development and video production agency Upbeat Productions and stress management experts Living Life Stress Free. Guest speaker John Middleton, CEO of Scooploop, who has worked in digital marketing for over two decades, will have expert advice on getting the most from social media and there will be a chance to meet and share stories with new and established businesses from a wide range of sectors. Read More

The importance of having an online presence for your business

Company voice This is potentially one of the most important reasons to have a presence on social media - show your companies voice! Your audience want to understand who you are, what you stand for, what you believe in and how you can benefit them. Using social media is key to ensure you get across your businesses tone of voice to your audience. Social media can also benefit you when networking with other businesses, by showing support for other businesses, you can build rapport and potentially join forces for future campaigns or events. Read More

We are partnering with ANNA Money!

We are pleased to announce that we have teamed up with ANNA! The mobile business account that looks after your admin! ANNA, the Absolutely No Nonsense Admin, is perfect for freelancers, startups and small business owners. It’s the perfect app to help you organise and regulate your invoices and tax reminders. Plus, the beauty of ANNA… Read More

Join the Scooploop Community

Scooploop, the social community network that brings neighbours and local businesses together, has thrived on building a community platform for local areas. Some of our Scooploop users have been with us since the beginning and some have only just joined in recent weeks and months. We spoke with some of our most active users from Scooploop - Ray and Charlotte, about their experience of using Scooploop. Read More

What can we do to save our high streets?

The high-street has taken a knock in recent years, and retail in particular, has taken one of the biggest hits yet. Companies going into admission, stores closing down and jobs being cut from some of the largest retail companies in the UK. Read More

The Importance of being a Good Neighbour

If we believe everything we see on the telly or read in books, neighbourhoods’ years ago were warm, welcoming and sociable. People would take food to new families in the street, rally around for towels when a lady went into labour, share expensive tools and would pop in for a cuppa whenever they fancied. Neighbourhoods may have changed over the… Read More