Business Directory Management

An important step in optimizing your website for both national and local searches is claiming or creating your business listing with the recognized online business directories. This will help to increase your online visibility with the Search Engines and in the business directory sites your business prospects and customers are using, such as Yelp, Manta, Yellow Pages, Super Pages and Merchant Circle, just to name a few.

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1. Your Business Information Must Be Accurate -

Your business has been automatically created in many business directories but no doubt with incorrect information or missing . This will negatively affect your search rankings. We fix this!

2. Improving Your Local Visibility -

Google states that 76% of people who use local search visit a business within a day. Your address needs to be 100% accurate to appear in the right location on the different online maps.

3. Generate More Business Inquiries -

Directories allow users to search by services, location, and category. If your listing is updated or created correctly, it will be searchable in the directories consumers use.

4. Increase Online “Word of Mouth” -

Many directories allow customers to provide a business review. Being listed in these directories place you in a direct channel with your target audience and increases the “social proof” of your business.

5. Strengthen Your Business Reputation

Consumers search for information about the businesses they intend to purchase from. Having your company appear in a multitude of listings increases their comfort level.

6. Increase Brand Awareness

Every encounter a person has with your business increases their awareness with your brand. Being active in directories and Social Media provides a significant advantage ahead of your competition.

7. Increase Your SEO Program Performance

The Search Engines need to be trusted by its users, so the more accurate and consistent of your online information, the more the Search Engines will promote your business ahead of your competition.

Search Marketing Resource 100% Manages, Maintains &
Monitors All Your Business Directory Listings

Google, Yahoo and Bing are constantly comparing the NAP (name, address, phone) from the separate directories to confirm if the information that has been indexed is accurate or in conflict. If the comparative data does not match properly and is nonexistent, the Search Engine(s) may determine to minimize your search rankings or not present the company in the search results at all.

! YOUR COMPANY PLACED & MANAGED IN 50+ TOP DIRECTORIES !

Submitting, correcting and maintaining the accuracy of these listings is time consuming and a tedious process. In our SEO programs, we include this service or can be provided as a separate service.
SEO Citation Building
The accuracy of your company information is effectively managed on all Social Media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google My Business but also in all the directories maintained and Search Engine ‘local’ databases.
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EFFECTIVE SEO SERVICES

Our SEO programs are all inclusive of best practices to ensure the promotion or your company with the Search Engines to achieve top rankings with all keyword phrases targeted. Our SEO Managers contact each data aggregator and claim your listing while updating any inaccuracies.

This is critical to serving accurate data to all online business listing resources and directories. These listings are routinely reviewed to guarantee the information is current across all data aggregators, data enhancers and directories.

Scan Your Listings

Directory Listing Audit

A complete audit will be performed to determine which listings need updated or created with your correct business details. All top 50 authoritative directories are reviewed including Yellow Pages, Manta, Merchant Circle, Local.com, Super Pages and Chamber of Commerce.org.

Claim Existing Listings

All directories will be managed and ‘claimed’. This ensures access to the listings for future updates in the event of an address or phone number change. In claiming the listings we also add your logo, business description and bio photo.

Directories Updated (Citation Building)

Once the directories are updated, a comprehensive report listing each vendor with your listing information will be generated and provided. The listings are routinely monitored to make certain your business details remain accurate and consistent.

Data Aggregators

The four major data aggregators (Infogroup, Acxiom, Localeze, Factual), are responsible for transmitting much of your company’s information that exists online. These aggregators propagate information to a variety of publishing outlets, including search engines, social media platforms, review sites, and business directories.

Major Data Aggregators

Info Group UpdateInfogroup

Infogroup’s databases contain information on businesses and consumers across the USA and around the world. This data is accessible through a number of different websites, including infoUSA.com, Salesgenie.com and Onesource.com.

Localeze UpdateLocaleze

Neustar Localeze distributes data to more than 100 search platforms, mobile apps, and navigation systems. Data provided by Localeze allows Nokia to provide up-to-date business details to its in-car navigation system.

Acxiom UpdateAcxiom

Overseeing more than 4000 databases and updating 10 billion data records every month, Acxiom is responsible for a significant amount of online data. A few of Acxiom’s partners include Facebook, eBay, Foursquare, IBM, and Microsoft.

Factual UpdateFactual

Factual focus is on providing real-time data to mobile systems and platforms. In addition to feeding data to publishers like the Weather Channel and Yelp, Factual provides services to Apple products, Bing, Facebook, and Uber. Factual maintains data for more than 100 million businesses and points of interest in 50 different countries.

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