Get started with local SEO, and we’ll help your business create profiles with each of the major search engine’s local business directories. We use best practices and local search expertise in building and optimizing your local business listings in Google My Places, Google+ Local, Bing Places and Yahoo Local. It will be these listings for which we set the standard citation. A citation is a mention of your business information on a third party website, and is composed of your business name, address, phone number, and website URL. One of the most important factors to success with local search engine optimization is ensuring your business listings are set accurately, and with consistency.
Online Directory Submissions
With your primary local business pages and profiles setup, we will begin to distribute citations to the internet’s leading business directories and mapping services. Your citations will be accurately and consistently set, ensuring you are not penalized for inaccurate and mismatched citations. In fact, the more citations we set accurately, the stronger your local search presence will be. You will immediately notice an improvement in local search results. Your listings will be found, website traffic will increase, and the phone will start ringing. Success in local search leads to success in business.
The Importance of Directory Consistency
There are over 140 million local search queries submitted every year, a number that continues to grow. Google, and major search engines alike, have placed significant importance on delivering local search results to users, who have clear demand for local businesses. In fact, 59% of consumers use Google every month to find reputable, local businesses, with 61% of local searches leading to purchases1.
Get Busy With Local Search Today!
Our directory consistency and local SEO services are designed to help your business succeed in local search. Get started today and get busy. Your phone will be ringing, and business will be picking up.
To get started, reach out to a web consultant today via live chat, or call us directly at (312) 438.7244.