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.

An image of the Yoco Point of Sale App.
behind the scenes at yoco

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

Here’s a breakdown of some of the features in the Yoco Point of Sale App, and how you can use them to make running your business simpler. 

Tips on taking your business to the next level.
customer service

Business tips to go the next level

We’ve put together four simple and easy-to-implement business tips that will help you grow your business and take it to the next level.

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insights and advice

Five marketing trends to incorporate into your business

Have a look at the latest major marketing trends, and how you can apply these in your business to increase your sales and grow.

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customer service

Returning customers: The key to growing your business

Returning customers are incredibly important when it comes to growing your business. Read how to improve customer loyalty and track growth.

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

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

A new year is a great opportunity to set your focus and plan for growth. Here are our tips to make sure your business thrives in 2018. 

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.

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.

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insights and advice

Improve your small business’s online presence

Your online presence plays a crucial role in creating awareness and driving sales for your business. Find out how to easily improve yours.

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behind the scenes at yoco

4 tips for selling on consignment

Selling on consignment at retail stores is a great way to level up your business. Find out how we did it with Digicape.

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Business books to help you grow

Books to help you grow your business

The top apps for entrepreneurs.

Top 8 apps for entrepreneurs

Mashudu Modau, who works on Open by Yoco.

Mashudu Modau: Blazing a trail for small businesses

A beach promenade in summer.

Is your business ready for Summer?

A man selling ice cream on Cape Town's beaches.

A Lolly To Make You Jolly on Cape Town’s beaches

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

When will my new small business need a lawyer?

An image of South Africa rand notes in an article about small business funding.

Access to small business funding

Towels on the bed at Inkosi Eco Lodge.

Saving the planet with iNkosi Eco Lodge

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story

An image of an old typewriter in an article about financial inclusion.

Small business and financial inclusion in South Africa

An image of Ncedile Nkonyana, one of the software developers.

How I went from packing devices to developing software

Lethabo Mokoena of Walk Fresh.

Walk Fresh: Stepping up the game

An image of the Staff Switching feature in action.

Staff switching: How to make employee management easier

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

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

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

Returning customers: The key to growing your business

An image of a vendor sitting on a collar on Cape Town's beaches.

JK Vending: “If you don’t pay with Yoco you must be loco”

A selection of books for entrepreneurs.

15 books for entrepreneurs

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

Katlego at Startup Grind: How to build a business

An image of a piggy bank in an article about using personal accounts for business.

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

A Yoco workshop with Google in Durban.

Yoco workshop on digital marketing with Google

Behind the scenes for the Yoco For The Sales campaign.

Behind the scenes of our For The Sales video

A lego image on building partnership.

Carl Wazen on building successful partnerships

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

How value-added marketing helped Rifqah fo Rif-Wrapped

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

Finance lessons from #Escape

A Yoco event on business growth hosted by the CCDI.

Top business growth learnings from local entrepreneurs

A Yoco device and Ultimate Bike accessories.

How Jean Botha is growing Ultimate Bike with Yoco Capital

An image of Anna Savage, who runs the I Heart Market in Durban.

We Heart Anna – I Heart Market’s wonder woman

Jennifer Cernades of Orejen in Johannesburg.

Orejen: Opening the door to business

A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

Arlene Mulder, cofounder of WeThinkCode_.

Arlene Mulder solves the digital skills gap

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

5 ways to increase your Black Friday sales

The Yoco Product Development team.

Meet the Yoco Product Team

The Yoco Bree Street store in Cape Town.

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

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business