Grow a Business

Small businesses need an extra boost to become a successful company in today's challenging economic climate. They need to be able to optimize their limited resources.


The resources below will help small businesses get started

  • Learn about Microsoft BizSpark, a program designed to help young companies receive funding at a time when credit is hard to come by. BizSpark members get direct access to software, developer tools, technical assistance and server products at no upfront cost. Microsoft also helps promote network startups with scalable marketing solutions and visibility.

  • See how other successful startups are taking advantage of the Microsoft BizSpark network at the Startup Zone – an ongoing blog from Microsoft, network partners and investors that showcases the most recent news and information from startups.
  • Professional web developers and designers can find support and software at WebsiteSpark. Get Microsoft tools and hosting solutions, as well as support and training. WebsiteSpark also helps drive new business opportunities through increased visibility and connections with partners (including web hosts) and customers around the world.
  • Interested in becoming a Microsoft Partner? Learn about the benefits and what it takes at the Microsoft Partner Portal.


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