Local Search Marketing Resources

Local SEO Tools

  • Whitespark – Tools for Local SEO – Citation finder, link prospector, review handout generator & more.
  • Factual – Mass Internet Data Contribution. Contribute or Correct Business Data on WWW
  • Geo Sitemap Generator –  Geo Sitemap & KML File Generator
  • Moz Local – Search tool to help you verify if your listings all agree and share the same NAPs (Name, Address, Phone)
  • Business Category Tool – See full list of Google Places categories, to decide which is most accurate for your business. Or you could just check what category your competitors are in.
  • Schema Generator – Local SEO schema generator tool. Great for local business websites & individuals. + WordPress App
  • 5 Minute Site – Generate local AdWords and keyword lists

Top Local Business Directories

  • Google Maps
  • Yahoo Local
  • Bing Local
  • FourSquare
  • Merchant Circle
  • Yelp
  • City Search
  • Insider Pages
  • Kudzu
  • Akama
  • Info USA
  • Lead 411
  • City Squares
  • City of Web
  • Yellow Pages
  • Mojo Pages
  • Super Pages
  • Yellow Bot
  • Yippie
  • US Directory

More Links:

  • http://streetfightmag.com/2013/10/08/6-tools-merchants-can-use-to-clean-up-location-data/
  • https://www.google.com/business/placesforbusiness/
  • http://moz.com/blog/ultimate-local-seo-audit
  • http://blumenthals.com/blog/2013/11/16/tips-for-your-new-google-cover-photo/
  • https://getlisted.org/static/resources/local-citations-by-category.html
  • https://getlisted.org/static/resources/local-citations-by-city.html
  • http://www.brightlocal.com/2013/09/11/top-50-local-citation-sites/