Online Business Resources
Digital Main Street is a FREE resource for your business. Find more information for the ShopHere and Future Proof programs below.
ShopHere provides independent small businesses and artists with a quick, easy and no-cost way to get selling online right away.
Future Proof is a program that assists businesses with identifying new markets, pivoting their business model, and developing and implementing a deep digital transformation plan.
Digital Main Street has an excellent resource library linking to articles on digital marketing topics such as social media, email marketing, websites, Google My Business and much more! They also have free video courses available on their website; Relaunch Program and Digital Transformation Training Program.
Later is a social media scheduling platform. Schedule your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest content. A free version is available, with 30 free posts per month.
Facebook Business Suite allows you to manage your Facebook and Instagram scheduled and published content, ads, insights and inbox in one place. You can also access education, resources and business solutions.
Canva is a graphic design platform. You can create logos, social media graphics, business cards and other visual content. There is a free and paid version.
Shopify is an e-commerce company.
Shopify Compass is free online business training and development. Resources include courses, tutorials, webinars and case studies.
Google offers online business resources including a free business listing, Google My Business.
Regional Business Resources
Township of Huron-Kinloss Business & Economic Department.
Business to Bruce is an entrepreneur network program that includes business consultations, events, and grants.
Provincial Government Resources
Federal Government Resources
Non-profit organization that provides financing, mentoring and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39.
Business permit and licence information