The online community for Seattle small business!

The dynamic Seattle small business community by the numbers

72,400
small businesses
72%
of retail shops are sole proprietorships
35%
small businesses owned by women

Who’s on Townsquared?

Townsquared Seattle is open to all verified Seattle small business owners and staff. Neighborhood communities are small and private, so businesses can talk about what matters to them!

Entrepreneurial risk-takers
You like to know all your options. You already know a lot, and you’d search out more exclusive and reliable information if only you had more time. You’d welcome the advice of someone who’s been there and love to pass on what you’ve learned so far. Townsquared is the place to go to ask questions about best practices, share your experiences, and learn from experts.
Community builders
You know investing in the success of your community is part of your own success. Whether you’re already the go-to expert or developing that expertise, Townsquared makes it easy to connect with others who care about your local small business community.
Determined visionaries
You’re committed to growing a business that thrives, and you’re always on the lookout for the resources to get you there. Townsquared offers verified business owners free access to expert resources on everything from marketing to finance. It’s also the place to find local businesses with whom you can partner.

What the Seattle small business community is talking about

Local business owners and staff come together in their neighborhoods to share resources and advice. Subjects range from finance to bureaucracy, marketing to employee benefits. Your neighborhood community is the place to talk about any and all of your small business concerns!

Yelp reviews?
I just opened in Ballard last week. How do I get more Yelp reviews?
Losing employees
to rising cost of living. How are others dealing with this?
Looking for a co-marketing partner
for the holidays and other events!

What's happening in Seattle?

We love hosting get-togethers and seminars where our members can make real-world connections. Mingle with your Greater Seattle small business neighbors while picking up new skills, like social media smarts, or learning how to take care of yourself at a health and wellness workshop.


Our Townsquared Seattle Local Partners



Local Seattle business resources and beyond

The best in marketing, labor law updates, small business resources, and more

Policy

Small Business Supports Survivors of Gender-Based Violence

On Thursday, July 20th, the Townsquared Seattle community gathered to hear from Seattle policymakers and activists at The Riveter, a co-working space built to empower… Read more

Local
Management

10 Best Seattle Small Business Ideas in 2017

Seattle has always been ahead of the times. The grunge music genre exploded on a national scale in the nineties, but it was invented in… Read more

Local

Keep Doing (Small) Business in Seattle

If you’re not a resident of the Pacific Northwest, and you hear the word, “Seattle,” most likely you'll think of two things: grunge and gray.… Read more