Tip of the Week: Make Business Listings Management a Priority for 2018

Lori Maupas
Lori Maupas, Editor

About 82 percent of smartphone users say they use online search to find a local business. But if you’re locations listings don’t show up among the top three results, customers are likely to pass you by.

To rank higher, make sure business listings management is a top priority in 2018. Accuracy, consistency and completeness are must-haves for ranking high in search.

Also, make sure you’re requesting lots of online reviews. More reviews means higher average ratings and a better chance of showing up in Google’s local 3-pack.

Learn more about optimizing your business listings by reading our checklist.