Make sure your business is the one customers will find & choose when they search on Google, Facebook, or local apps, maps, and directories.
Billboard has a long and trusted history helping customers find, choose and connect with local businesses.
Now you can list online, where more people are searching. Billboard Direct will be the South’s number one source for reliable business listings “near me” – powered by Uberall.
Building brand awareness is not an easy task, especially for small businesses that often have to compete with larger organisations and multi-location stores. Businesses need to be found online in order to increase their brand awareness and reach prospective customers, which is why local search engine optimisation (SEO) is such an important strategy for small businesses. Local listing services help small businesses stay competitive while allowing prospective customers to find exactly what they’re looking for when they are in the market for a particular product or service.
Show up in local search results
Be where your customers search when they’re ready to buy! Billboard Direct will create, maintain and optimise your local business listings – tweaking your profiles to ensure you move up in local searches on major search engines like Google or Bing.
Get on the maps and the apps
Let’s get your business some attention on apps and maps such as Facebook, Apple Maps and more! We’ll create and maintain your local business listings services on all the top apps and directories.
Connect with your customers online
We can help you post interesting, exciting content for your listings and social pages that will keep customers coming back to your profiles – and to your locations – to see what’s new.
Lift the burden of reviews and ratings
Our team can help you respond to online reviews, thanking customers for their praise and helping spin poor reviews into a positive with thoughtful responses that show off your customer service.
Proven results and accountability
We’ll monitor our results and share dashboards and reports that show you that you’re getting good value for your Rands!
The Benefits of Local Listing Services for Small Businesses
One of the many hurdles that small businesses are faced with when it comes to advertising and marketing is budget. It can be difficult for small businesses to find a cost-effective way to boost brand awareness and increase their online visibility; however, Billboard Direct offers a solution to this problem. When placing your business on local directories, you are getting high-quality, brand exposure that is not going to waste, which provides a great return on investment.
Investing in Billboard Direct greatly increases your brand’s online visibility. There are many directories and publishers available where you can list your business information, which means there are just as many places for prospective customers to find you as long as your business is listed on those directories. Not only will this increase your online visibility, but traffic to your website and store location is likely to increase as well, since those who are searching for local businesses online are searching in your specific area and are ready to contact a business or make a purchase.
Improve organic SEO
The more places your business is listed, the better off you’ll be. Anyone who puts effort into SEO knows that there are many factors that determine how successful your SEO strategy will be, and having consistent and accurate business information across the web is one of the most important factors in organic search rankings. The increased number of citations (mentions of your business) and quality links to your website will boost your ranking in the search results because it proves to search engines that your business is legitimate and credible.
No time to manage your local listings? No problem!
Strategic Marketing offers local listing services that maximises your business’s online visibility in the most efficient way possible. Our local SEO platform, Billboard Direct, takes the tedious and time-consuming work out of managing your business listings. Billboard Direct puts your business information onto hundreds of databases and online publishers for you, ensuring your listing is accurate and consistent to boost your presence in online maps and organic search rankings.
Give Billboard a call today!