Category Archives: Local Business

4 Facebook Updates to Help You Market Your Local Business

Conor Bond — August 14, 2018 — August 14, 2018 With over 80 million small businesses using Pages to engage customers and drive growth, Facebook has become an indispensable resource for local advertisers. 1.6 billion people use Facebook to connect with small businesses, and the majority of these users visit their favorite businesses’ Pages on … Continue reading 4 Facebook Updates to Help You Market Your Local Business

Three ways local businesses can survive the on-demand threat

How worried should brick-and-mortar businesses be about companies like Amazon? Columnist Adam Dorfman weighs in with some thoughts on how local players can stay competitive. Adam Dorfman on July 18, 2017   Is there any business that Amazon can’t disrupt? In recent weeks, I’ve seen Amazon entering businesses ranging from home furnishings to banana distribution … Continue reading Three ways local businesses can survive the on-demand threat

3 Ways to Entice Tourists to Your Local Business this Summer with Listings

Stephanie Heitman — June 28, 2017 Follow @stephheitman — June 28, 2017 meineresterampe / Pixabay Whether you live in an area with a number of tourists or you’re just looking to attract more new customers this season, updating and managing your local listings is an easy way to make sure your business is visible online. … Continue reading 3 Ways to Entice Tourists to Your Local Business this Summer with Listings

26 Free Online Directories to List Your Local Business

Shell Harris — June 25, 2017 Follow @shellharris — June 25, 2017 70154 / Pixabay Finding potential customers is a demanding process for small businesses. Gone are the days of paying for a Yellow Pages advertisement and forgetting about it. Citation sites and online business directories have replaced those golden tomes. The more online exposure … Continue reading 26 Free Online Directories to List Your Local Business