Reputation Management

The Ultimate List Of 60 Local Business Directories

By September 4, 2017 No Comments

The number one goal of every local business has to be attaining new customers. As a local SEO Cincinnati company, we know all about getting small businesses results.

One way to do that is to list your business in online directories so people come to you.

While these listings aren’t going to revolutionize your annual sales, it will add solid support to your online presence, reputation management, and generate some sales over time.

And I’d say that’s worth it! Especially when you consider the few minutes it takes to list your business in some of these directories.

Also, two tactics in the article 5 Effective Tactics To Market Your Local Business Online involves business listings which goes to show why you shouldn’t sleep on doing this.

Mostly ranked in order of importance, here’s a long list of online directories that your business can benefit being on.

For all of our illumen media clients, we instantly recommend adding a Google, Facebook, and Bing listing. And I’d say the top 5 listings are extremely important, but adding your business to the rest of the list after that is up to you.

Ultimate Local Business Directory List

  1. Google
  2. Facebook
  3. Bing
  4. Yelp
  5. Better Business Bureau
  6. LinkedIn
  7. Angie’s List
  8. Yellow Pages
  9. FourSquare
  10. Local
  11. Citysearch
  12. Trip Advisor
  13. Manta
  14. CityGrid
  15. MapQuest
  16. Superpages
  17. US Directory
  18. Merchant Circle
  19. eLocal
  20. Whitepages
  21. US City
  22. Chamber of Commerce
  23. CitySlick
  24. Thumbtack
  25. BizJournals
  26. Home Advisor
  27. City-data
  28. Infignos
  29. ShowMeLocal
  30. Family Friendly Sites
  31. EZ Local
  32. US Directory
  33. InsiderPages
  34. Yellowee
  35. Yellowbot
  36. Brownbook
  37. 411
  38. Mojo Pages
  39. TeleAtlas
  40. Judy’s Book
  41. Dex Knows
  42. Get Fave
  43. Switchboard
  44. American Towns
  45. Cylex USA
  46. Area Connect
  47. Allpages
  48. Hotfrog
  49. Map Creator
  50. Ziplocal
  51. Ibegin
  52. 2findlocal
  53. CityVoter
  54. Cityfos
  55. Yellow Pages Goes Green
  56. Best of the Web
  57. GoLocal247
  58. Opendi
  59. Magic Yellow
  60. My Huckleberry

Will this tactic alone bring in a 10,000 customers and be the hero for your business? Probably not.

But it is another online tool for your business to take advantage of to improve its reputation. And that will bring in more business over time.

(Hint: Filling in these listings can be extremely monotonous work, we recommend business owners hire an employee or intern to do the work.)

Related: 20 Tips To Increase Search Engine Traffic Like A Pro

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