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Start Up Loans Social Media Toolkit

Social media is vital to any new business.

It’s a dynamic landscape where brands are built, audiences are engaged, and ideas take flight.

But navigating this world can be complex and time-consuming, particularly when you’re trying to get a business off the ground.

That’s why we’ve created the Start Up Loans Social Media Toolkit – a comprehensive guide designed specifically to help entrepreneurs make the most of social media.

This toolkit offers practical strategies, tips, and tools to effectively leverage social media platforms for business growth.

Whether you’re looking to increase brand awareness, engage with your target audience, or drive traffic to your website, this toolkit will provide you with the resources and knowledge to do so effectively.

This toolkit is not just about theory, it’s packed with useful tips and guidance and features chapters on:


  • Understanding social media
  • Developing a social media strategy
  • Social media platforms
  • Organic content creation
  • Influencers
  • Advertising
  • Free tools
  • AI
  • Community engagement
  • Accessibility
  • Jargon busting


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Learn with Start Up Loans and help get your business off the ground

Thinking of starting a business? Check out our free online courses in partnership with the Open University on being an entrepreneur.

Our free Learn with Start Up Loans courses opens in new window  include:

Plus free courses on finance and accounting, project management, and leadership.


Reference to any organisation, business and event on this page does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation from the British Business Bank or the UK Government. Whilst we make reasonable efforts to keep the information on this page up to date, we do not guarantee or warrant (implied or otherwise) that it is current, accurate or complete. The information is intended for general information purposes only and does not take into account your personal situation, nor does it constitute legal, financial, tax or other professional advice. You should always consider whether the information is applicable to your particular circumstances and, where appropriate, seek professional or specialist advice or support.

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