A lot of your potential customers search Google for information on local services, certainly a huge share of them find their way to an Australian local business directory.
Local directories play a trivial role in Google Map Ranking as well. More and better quality directory information is the higher business map ranking will work. Also lets not forget value of reviews coming from non google listings such as Yelp, TrueLocal, Womo etc.
For a local business, attracting to the new customers can be a big challenge.
Long gone are the days when people used to search only the Yellow Pages or White pages for businesses.
Many of the directories have marketing budget to drive a lot of traffic. You may not get your site ranked high for a specific search term, but what you can do is appear on the local directory site that ranks for that term.
Perhaps even more important is that links to your site and mentions of your business aka “Local Citations” can help your site rank well in both organic local search and also in Google Places.
Keeping all of the things above in mind we thought of providing the ultimate list of local business directories for your SEO efforts.
So it’s time to start searching Australian directories and submitting your business right?
Wait! Before you start submitting let’s get a couple of things in order.
There’re thousands of websites you’ll see when you search for Australian Business Directory. Most of them is a waste of time and might even ruin your Google ranking.
WE have gone through rigorous process of researching Australian business directories over last 5 years and finally selected sites listed below. They are not only best visited directories but also has the potential to reach large number of people from Australia and bring traffic hence business to you.
Happy directory submission.
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