STAY HOME AND STAY SAFE. For more information and support on COVID-19 visit

sales and marketing

Sales and marketing are everything. The lifeblood of your business. Learn how to make your name and product known to potential customers.

sales and marketing

Part 1: Strategy before Social for small businesses

Social Media’s like a house. No matter how fancy it looks, it will fall down if the foundation is kak.

sales and marketing

COVID-19 Lockdown: Level 4 Explained

South Africa will be following a phased approach to ending lockdown. Here’s what you need to know about Level 4.

sales and marketing

The Small Business Pivot | Pandemic-inspired reinvention

Just a few weeks ago, almost every small business owner in South Africa realised that their business would be sidelined by the nationwide lockdown. For many this meant no income for three weeks, now extended to five, while fixed costs like rent, service contracts and debt repayments remain. This has …

sales and marketing

A marketer’s guide to gift vouchers

Here are five creative ideas for marketing gift vouchers as a small business.

sales and marketing

5 social media marketing tools for entrepreneurs

Without breaking the bank, here are 5 social media marketing tools you can use to run your social media advertising from start to finish.

sales and marketing

Social Media: How to Communicate During a Crisis

How do you market your business on social media during COVID-19? Here are 5 guiding principles to help you think through your posts and make decisions as the situation evolves.

covid-19-online store-1200x675
sales and marketing

How to set up a simple online store with Shopify

Shopify has extended their free trial option to 90 days for new customers who want to set up a simple online store in the wake of COVID-19.

covid-19-social media-1200x675
sales and marketing

8 social media tips for business owners during COVID-19

Here are 8 tips from Kayli Vee Levitan on how to best navigate social media during a pandemic.

covid-19-stay connected-1200x675
customer service

How to stay connected through the COVID-19 outbreak

Open communication is a key element of survival for businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. But how do you stay connected and what do you say?

The Olive Branch Deli in an article about stock management.
sales and marketing

How can I keep track of all my stock?

Selling lots of products comes with headaches. We’ve developed a way to track your stock with the Yoco Point of Sale app.

Read More

Tips on taking your business to the next level.

Business tips to go the next level

A closeup of a rand note.

Do you really need business capital?

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 Go and its packaging.

Yoco Go reviews

Dustin Cormack Thompson from Ground Art Caffe.

How Ground Art Caffe simplify their finances with Yoco and Xero

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

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

The Small Business Pivot | Book iBhoni Bike Courier Service

Kafui Awoonor of Kafui Naturals applying beard cream.

A Q&A with Kafui Naturals

Why your business needs to start accepting card payments.

5 reasons your business should accept credit card payments in South Africa

Yoco Capital, a unique short-term working solution for small businesses.

Yoco Capital Update in 2018


Relief funding for small businesses during COVID-19

An image in an article on improving your small businesses online presence.

Improve your small business’s online presence

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

Finance lessons from #Escape

An image of the new Yoco Tap feature.

Yoco Tap: Refresh the till point experience

Sheldon Tatchell of Legends Barbershop.

The making of Legends Barbershop

Burgers from Smokin' Joes restaurant.

Passion fuels the fire that lights up Smokin’ Joe’s

Maya Liepaz of the Yoco Growth Team.

Meet the Yoco Growth Team

An article about the stages of business growth.

Stages of business growth from Start to Take-off

The Yoco team at the Happiness Factory.

The Happiness Factory: 5 secrets to sweet success


COVID-19 Payment Relief with South African Banks

Using Yoco to grow the coffee industry.

Driving growth in the coffee industry using technology and data

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story

covid-19-social media-1200x675

8 social media tips for business owners during COVID-19

How to deal with negative online comments.

Negative comments online: 9 tips for dealing with them

An image of a store open sign in an article about opening a retail store.

How to open a retail shop

An image of a Yoco merchant pairing their device in article about the cheapest data bundles.

The cheapest data bundles for Yoco merchants

covid-19-stay connected-1200x675

How to stay connected through the COVID-19 outbreak

A Yoco workshop with Google in Durban.

Yoco workshop on digital marketing with Google


Yoco to adjust team size in response to COVID-19 recovery outlook


How to start accepting credit card payments

win with woo-yoco-1200x675

Learn how to build, run, and grow a profitable online store | Win With Woo

Yoco at The Stack in Cape Town.

The return of The Stack

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

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