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Resource Centre

The COVID-19 Small Business Guide is your one-stop shop for all the things you need to know to help your business react, recover, or restart. Find all of our best tips and tricks as well content and courses here in the resource centre.

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e-commerce

8 reasons why you should choose WooCommerce for your online store

WooCommerce, Wix, or Shopify? Here are 8 reasons why WooCommerce is a good option for small businesses.

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e-commerce

Basic steps to improving your online visibility without an e-commerce store

You can start finding new customers and selling online without an e-commerce site. Here are a few basic tips.

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insights and advice

COVID-19 Lockdown: Level 2 Explained

South Africa will be following a phased approach to ending lockdown. Here’s what you need to know about Level 2.

online payments

15 e-commerce terms you need to know to get started

If you’re new to the world of e-commerce and online payments, here are a few key terms to understand.

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sales and marketing

Yoco for WooCommerce | From sign up to set up in less than 10 minutes

Our payment gateway makes it simple to process e-commerce sales through Yoco. The plugin integrates your WooCommerce WordPress store with your Yoco account.

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Part 3: Unleashing your creativity to market your small business.

Whether it’s on Social Media, an email, or a smoke signal, it’s time to get creative with your marketing.

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food, drink and hospitality

Reopening a sit-in restaurant safely during COVID-19

Here are our tips for limiting the spread of COVID-19 and reopening your restaurant safely.

health and beauty

10 tips for reopening your beauty business safely

Advanced Level 3 regulations make it possible for beauty businesses to resume trading but where do you begin?

insights and advice

COVID-19 Lockdown: Advanced Level 3 Explained

South Africa will be following a phased approach to ending lockdown. Here’s what you need to know about Level 3.

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Part 2: Looks fade. Personalities don’t.

How to make fans and connect with people. Or something like that.

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How to deal with negative online comments.

Negative comments online: 9 tips for dealing with them

Entrepreneurs talking to each other at a Yoco Meets event.

Yoco Meets: Connecting entrepreneurs

COVID-19 Lockdown: Level 4 Explained

An area that is being cleaned up by Durban Green Corridors.

Green Corridors: Looking after Durban

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Basic steps to improving your online visibility without an e-commerce store

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Should you use your personal bank account for business?

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Support at Yoco – we’ve got your back

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

Motivating your employees in busy times

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

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

Alistair Barnes from Ballo in his store in Cape Town.

Seeing business differently: how Ballo puts the planet before profit

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A quick guide to troubleshooting internet issues

An image of the Yoco and Xero integration.

Setting up your Xero and Yoco Integration

The Yoco offices in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.

Growing your business with small businesses

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

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Introducing Yoco’s online payment suite

Gcobani Gogoba from Barista CUP in Cape Town.

Why you need a business purpose

A Yoco event on business growth hosted by the CCDI.

Top business growth learnings from local entrepreneurs

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

An image of the inside of an elevator in an article about making an elevator pitch.

The elevator pitch has left the building

Jabu Mdluli of Unwrapped in Braamfontein.

The Unwrapped entrepreneur story

An image of a lawyer signing a contract for a new small business.

When will my new small business need a business attorney?

An image of a Yoco device integrating with iKentoo.

Yoco’s Integrated Point of Sale Software Solutions

Tech and tools for your business.

Tools for your business

10 tips for reopening your beauty business safely

The Ubuntu Baba factory in Retreat, Cape Town.

Ubuntu Baba: The value of ubuntu

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Small businesses and Coronavirus: the way ahead

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Support Small: Yoco merchants selling fabric face masks

A guide to UIF applications for small business owners

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Business Networking for Shy Entrepreneurs

An article about the stages of business growth.

Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off

Inside a Beerhouse founded by Randolf Jorberg.

The story of Beerhouse

Katlego talking about how to build a business at StartUp Grind.

Katlego at Startup Grind: How to build a business

A customer shopping at Patagonia in Cape Town using Yoco.

5 ways Yoco Payments help new businesses

Getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale.

Getting the most from your Yoco Point of Sale

Tina Ngxokolo’s story: culture, fashion and business