Alice

Alice is a content junkie meets red wine (wannabe) connoisseur. Alice completed her B.Bus Sci degree with all the bells and whistles and has since focused on the digital marketing space.
A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.
productivity in business

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

Getting paid should be the simplest part of business. This article shows how Yoco Payments can help new small businesses get their money.

The point of sale system at Truth Coffee alongside a Yoco device.
insights and advice

How to choose a Point of Sale system

How do you choose a point of sale for your business? A big decision. Make sure you make the right choice by asking yourself these questions.

Rifqah of Riff-Wrapped teaches Yoco employees how to wrap a turban.
cape town

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

Learn how value-added marketing can help bring you closer to your customers and increase your brand relevance with Rifqah of Riff-Wrapped.

Christmas decorations in an article about preparing your business for the festive season.
sales and marketing

Get your small business ready for the festive season

The festive season is the busiest time of year for businesses. Make the most of the peak season by following these five tips.

Branding on receipts produced buy the Yoco Point of Sale app.
yoco products

Yoco Point of Sale: Customisable Receipts

One of the newer features of the Yoco Point of Sale app is customisable receipts. You can now add branding to your receipts. Find out how.

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.
behind the scenes at yoco

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

Yoco opened the doors to the new Parkhurst store. During the launch, there was also a surprise: the Yoco Point of Sale launch.

An image of a Yoco device integrating with iKentoo.
yoco integrations

How Yoco makes choosing Point of Sale software easy

Integrated point of sale software can saves tons of time for small businesses. Compare the different options to find the right one for you.

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.
customer service

Why you need a business purpose

All small businesses need to start with a business purpose. See three powerful examples of strong business purposes from SA entrepreneurs.

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.
cape town

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

Dustin from Ground Art Caffe chats about how he has simplified his cafe’s financial management process using Yoco and Xero.

The logo of #Escape in Johannesburg. They share their finance lessons in this article.
finances and funding

Finance lessons from #Escape

Stratis Kouvdis, an accountant, shares finance lessons he has learnt on his entrepreneurial journey creating Hashtag Escape in Johannesburg

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Eben Uys, founder of Mad Giant Brewery, shares what he has learnt from building his modest brewery into a world-class destination.

Business lessons from Mad Giant Brewery

A BMX rider on top of a container at Velokhaya Cycling Academy.

Meet the cyclists of Velokhaya

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story

A picture of a merchant working on the Business Portal.

Filter and export your sales history

A pic of the guys at Colombo Coffee in Durban in an article about motivating your employees.

Motivating your employees in busy times

An image of a open store with no customers in an article about beating a sales slump.

Beat a sales slump: Working on yourself

An image of the Staff Switching feature in action.

Staff switching: How to make employee management easier

Chapel Leather in Cape Town.

Yoco Point of Sale app: Advanced Features

Afrikan Passion Designs: A line of love & eco-edge

Meg and Kirsten of the Yoco People Team.

Meet the Yoco People Team

At a Sushi Box in Cape Town.

Sushi Box unboxes its potential with Yoco Capital

Orange speaker on a wall in an article about marketing trends.

Five marketing trends to incorporate into your business

A photograph of the Yoco data team.

Meet the Yoco Data Team

A graphic of a mobile payments card machine offered by Yoco.

5 ways to increase your Black Friday sales

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

An image of a store front in an article about beating a sales slump with product.

Beating a sales slump: Working on your product

An infographic showing the top uses for business funding.

The top 5 ways small businesses use business funding

How to get business funding with Yoco Capital

An image of the Yoco Point of Sale App.

Are you getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale App?

A barista in an article about increasing tips the Yoco way.

How to increase your tips – the Yoco way

A Yoco device and Ultimate Bike accessories.

How Jean Botha is growing Ultimate Bike with Yoco Capital

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

An image of a map and compass in an article about finding business advice and guidance.

Where to find business advice, guidance and inspiration

Coins spilling out of a jar in an article about finding funding for your small business.

Top funding options for small businesses

An image in an article about how returning customers will help you grow your business.

Returning customers: The key to growing your business

Hlobsile Manana of Mbali Rose Hair.

Mbali Rose Hair: Making a hair business work

Zandile Tlhapi of Baby Friendly at her baby store in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.

Zandile Tlhapi: The first home-grown baby store in Khayelitsha

The Yoco team celebrating 10 000 merchants.

Growth lessons: 0 to 10k Yoco merchants

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

A busy restaurant over the holiday period in an article about managing staff.

8 secrets to managing staff over hectic periods

New Year's fireworks in an article about setting up your business for the new year.

Get your business off to the right start in the new year

The Yoco Bree Street store in Cape Town.

Right place, right time: launching the Yoco Bree Street Store