Add Your Business to Local Directories
Written by Daniel MaddoxMay 16, 17
Want to know a good thing to do for your business for growth and exposure. iSolutions Technology is here to tell you about why you should add your company to local directories!
If you have just started up your small business and looking for growth and exposure, it is essential you add your business to as many local directories as possible. The team here at iSolutions Technology want to provide you with a few tips and tricks with local directories and a list of what directories are out there for small Australian businesses!
Adding your small business to as many important, relevant and current local directories is smart business if you want to promote your company online. The reason being for this is that having your business’s details (like the name, address, phone number, website, etc.) appear in Australian local directories is a fantastic way to boost the number of online citations your business has, which is a key local SEO ranking factor for Google.
Here are some tips to remember when you are adding your business to a local directory.
- Make sure to provide all contact details – Be sure that your business name, address and phone number is consistent throughout on all local directories that you add your company on. As the saying goes; “consistency is key.”- especially for Google.
- Be sure to add your business to the appropriate categories – this will help make it easier for your future customers and Google to understand the purpose of your business.
- If the directory is asking you to provide a description of what your business is about, then remember to include one or two keywords you are looking to target when customers are searching for your business.
- Provide as much information that you possibly can and complete your listing as fully as you can. Providing your logo, social media links or even your ABN number will help.
Now that we have covered the general basics of what to provide for these local directories, it is now time to provide the incredibly handy list of all the directories for businesses in Australia. Be sure to go through them all.
The team here at iSolutions hopes that this list of local Australian directories will help you get a start on where to look to add your businesses contact details to help not only gain customers and clients but to improve your Google rankings! If you would like us to assist you with any Local SEO work you may have to make your business grow further and to get your Google rankings exceed expectations, be sure to make us your online specialist today!
Give us a call on 08 9443 2221 to talk with one of our Google specialists.