Direct Links to 50 Local Directories 2014 What Citations Are Worth The Effort
Starting from the big 50 local directory. We followed and studies which ones have had an increase in visibility in the search engines. It’s important for your business to be everywhere where your client might be searching. Therefore adopting a routine of added your business to directories is important.
We compiled a list of the 12 director that have seen an increase in traffic and exposure in 2014. It is important to note that some directories are still receiving more traffic and some of the directories in the list below, but all 28 others have seen a decrease and traffic and therefore did not the list. Some of these directories have fallen out of favor with all the search algorithmic changes done in Google over the past year.
Understanding that business owners are quite busy these directories are where someone can concentrate their efforts 1st for maximum result.
- Yelp.com 83 million visits per month
- Whitepages.com 32 million visits per month
- Mapquest.com 20 million visits per month
- Yellowpages.com 18 million visits per month
- Local.com 11 million visits per month
- Superpages.com 2.9 million visits per month
- Citysearch.com 2.8 million visits per month
- Manta.com 2 million visits per month
- Dexknows.com 1.8 million visits per month
- Angieslist.com 1 million visits per month
- Merchantcircle.com 0.8 million visits per month
- Insiderpages.com 0.5 million visits per month
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5. Merchant Circle
19. USYellowPages (no longer in service)
26. Discover our Town
27. Metrobot ( no longer available }
28. EZ Local