Facebook’s new search feature, Graph Search, has placed renewed emphasis on the importance of local search. We addressed Graph Search last week, in “Facebook Takes on Local Search.”
If yours is a brick-and-mortar business dependent on local traffic, it is vital that you be listed in local directories.
This affects your ability to be found in the broader web search, as directory listings appear routinely on front-page search returns. Also, because many of these directory sites allow consumers to rate, write reviews and make comments about businesses, there is no meaningful way for you to interact with or respond to them unless you claim your listing.
Here is a list of 10 popular local directory sites, along their features, the benefi…
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Top 10 Local Business Directories
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