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Directory Sync enrolls, corrects, and synchronizes missing and inaccurate listings automatically.

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Locl’s Destination Performance Program educates, equips, and elevates destinations, improving the visitor experience and new insights.

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Locl Premium

Best in class Google Business Profile (GBP) Listing, Reputation, Performance, and Social management and automation tools.

6/54

Locl Score

Quickly see where your business is visible on the top 50+ Search Directories and where your problems exist.

Directory Sync

Directory Sync enrolls, corrects, and synchronizes missing and inaccurate listings automatically.

Use case
Direct: B2B

Owner/Operators

Everything you need to manage your brand online and turn searches into in-store visits and customers.

Brands/Franchises

Locl removes the frustration from multi-location, multi-platform management and automation.

Agencies

Locl enables agencies to drive sales, client retention, and scale listings management as a service.

Enterprise: B2B2B: White Label, Resellers, and Referral Partners

DMOs & CVBs

Locl’s Destination Performance Program educates, equips, and elevates destinations, improving the visitor experience and new insights.

Payment Service Providers

Merchants with high-performing listings attract and transact more often. Offer Locl to your merchants through white-label, resale, and embedded options.

SaaS Providers

Offer Locl to your existing customers as a value-add differentiator and revenue stream. Refer, resell, or offer via API.

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Local SEO for Beginners: Getting Started with Listing Management

Introduction:

Local SEO is essential for businesses looking to increase their visibility in local search results. One of the first steps in local SEO is managing your online listings. This beginner’s guide will help you understand the basics of listing management and how to effectively use it to enhance your local SEO efforts.

  1. Understand the Importance of Local Listings:
    • Visibility in Local Searches: Local listings play a crucial role in appearing in search results for local queries.
    • Accurate Information for Customers: They provide potential customers with essential information about your business, such as location, hours, and services.
  1. Identify Key Local Listing Platforms:
    • Google My Business (GMB): The most critical platform for local SEO. Ensure your business has a verified GMB listing.
    • Other Important Platforms: Depending on your location and industry, platforms like Yelp, Bing Places, Foursquare, and local directories are also important.
  1. Claim and Verify Your Listings:
    • Ownership: Claim your business listing on each platform. This process typically involves verifying that you are the owner of the business, often through a phone call or a mailed code.
  1. Optimize Your Listings:
    • Complete All Details: Fill out every part of your listing, including business name, address, phone number, website URL, and hours of operation.
    • Consistency is Key: Ensure your business information is consistent across all platforms.
    • Quality Photos and Videos: Add high-quality images and videos of your business.
  1. Encourage and Manage Customer Reviews:
    • Positive Impact of Reviews: Reviews can significantly impact your local search rankings and customer trust.
    • Respond to Reviews: Engage with customers by responding to reviews, addressing both positive feedback and any concerns raised.
  1. Regularly Update Your Listings:
    • Keep Information Current: Regularly check and update your listings to reflect any changes in your business, like new hours, services, or temporary closures.
  1. Monitor Your Listings:
    • Track Changes and Performance: Use tools provided by the listing platforms to monitor changes, track performance, and understand customer interactions.
  1. Understand the Role of Local SEO Beyond Listings:
    • Website Optimization: In addition to managing listings, ensure your website is optimized for local SEO with location-based keywords, local content, and mobile optimization.

Conclusion:

Getting started with local listing management is a foundational step in local SEO. By accurately and effectively managing your listings, you can improve your visibility in local search results, provide valuable information to potential customers, and lay the groundwork for a successful local SEO strategy.

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