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"I had always wanted to do mail-order fraternity and sorority merchandise and with Yahoo Small Business, I was able to open my own online store fast and easily. I went home that night and started working on my new store. 18 years later, my daughter works here with me and my other 50 employees!"
"The Yahoo Small Business platform is extremely reliable and the customer support is outstanding (shout out to our amazing Account Manager, Vince). Our store has been on the platform for over 10 years and it continues to improve year after year with new features that facilitate our growth."
Frequently Asked Questions
What does Yahoo Small Business do?

Yahoo Small Business empowers business owners to launch and scale their ideas online. From creating a website to promoting a brand, our products help entrepreneurs succeed.


The tools offered by Yahoo Small Business are:

  • Websites: An easy-to-use, drag-and-drop website building tool. Choose from 150+ themes, customize, and publish in just minutes.
  • Ecommerce: Online stores that come with shipping integration, inventory management, credit card processing, live insights, and apps to help your business grow.
  • Domains: Choose from a huge selection of domain extensions with the industry’s most competitive prices.
  • Web Hosting: We can host your website on our own servers. Our hosting system also comes with site building tools.
  • Local: Take control of your business listings on 60+ local directories from a single dashboard and be discovered by potential customers near you
  • Business Mail: Increase your credibility with business email that uses your domain name.
What does the Verizon deal mean for Yahoo Small Business?
Verizon announced in 2016 that they would acquire Yahoo's operating business. This deal closed in Q1 2017. Everything remains the same, and the Yahoo Small Business team is unchanged in its commitment to support entrepreneurs and small business owners with their online endeavors.
How do I reach customer service?

Current Yahoo Small Business subscribers can always contact Customer Care from our Contact Support page. Make sure you’re signed in with the login email ID associated with your Yahoo Small Business service. Depending on your product and issue, you can get in touch 24/7 via online tickets.