What are Local Directories?

What’s more daunting for a business than appearing on page 2 of Google results? Not having a presence on local directories like Yelp, Yahoo, and Bing.

The foundational factor for building online credibility for your business is taking advantage of local directories.

Local directories are comprised of organic content that breaks down the barriers of skepticism. They contain the most trustworthy content consumers use to make purchasing decisions online.

Here’s a list of the top Local Directories that MapMeLocal submits your listing   to:

1.     Google

2.     Bing

3.     Yahoo!

4.     Yelp

5.     Facebook

6.     Apple Maps

7.     Angie’s List

8.     Merchant Circle

9.     Linkedin

10.    YP.com

If you don’t have a presence on these local directories it might be time to start thinking about it.