Consumer Ratings and Reviews

Consumers are connecting to share information about their interactions with companies. Managing the positive and negative responses are about public relations and search engine positions that is location based.Learn More

Geo-Social Marketing

Social media marketing is delivering local store, office or franchise level to the surrounding communities. Developing awareness in the surrounding areas of any location will build social interaction that is viral.Learn More

Local Business Listings

Local business listings help your customers find you and generate leads from new online marketing sources through search engines and search engine rankings. Tapping into these new business marketing tools is part of our local presence.Learn More

Mobile Locations Finder

Location based marketing overlaps with mobile marketing while consumers are around town, on the go, looking for businesses on their mobile devices. Branding your business through web applications will increase awareness and loyalty.Learn More

Location Marketing Reaching Surrounding Areas

No matter how large your company or brand is, when it comes down to it – all business is local!  When customers need to find specific products or services, they will search for them within the communities where they live and work.  Local marketing takes advantage of this concept by marketing individual stores, offices, and franchise locations locally.

To market a office, store or franchise location on a local level, we target the city it is located in and extend our reach to the surrounding areas in that region.  Part of this process involves syndicating information for each individual store or franchise location out to a wide array of websites and online directories.  The other part involves implementing web marketing strategies to effectively market individual store locations directly to the consumers in those nearby communities.

The local business listings in the search results have given local customers the ability to make a decision very quickly with the star ratings in yellow. Aside from the basic store, office or franchise location information such as business name, address, phone number, telephone number, website link and location on the map, marketing materials can help local customers make a decision quickly as well. Overall the local customers are able to make a decision if they want to call or visit you very quickly, thus putting pressure on businesses to use this marketing channel more seriously.

Marketing Locally White Papers

Smartfinds Marketing White PapersWe have prepared white papers to better explain specific two particular subjects in the world of geographic web marketing. You will learn how combining marketing and technology expertise with our strategic approach can increase the awareness of your local business office, store, or franchise location with measurable results. We combine both strategic marketing processes with technology tasks that includes measurement, analysis and actionable steps for continued improvement.

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Customer Ratings and Reviews Services

Consumer Ratings and Reviews

Geographic Marketing and Syndication Services

Geographic Marketing and Syndication Services

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Major List of Services

Local Marketing Services

  • Local Business Listing Marketing Management
  • Local Business Listing Information Marketing & Syndication
  • Consumer Ratings & Reviews Monitoring and Management
  • Location Social Media Marketing
  • Location Landing Page Marketability Management
  • Monthly Analytics, Reporting, Communications and Web Conferences

Options Solutions and Services

  • Hyper-Local Advertising and Management
  • NFC Technology Mobile Marketing
  • Mobile Locations Finder Mobile App
  • QR Code Marketing and Management
  • International Local Business Listing Marketing

Detailed List of Services

Monthly Marketing Management

  • Bing Business Portal
  • Google Places
  • Insider Pages
  • Kudzu
  • Manta
  • Map Quest
  • Super Pages
  • Yahoo Local
  • Yelp
  • YP.com

list subject to change based on website performance

Syndication & Information Marketing

  • Local Business Listing Data services to over 200+ websites, searches engines, social communities, 411 websites, GPS websites and business directories

Local Business Listings

  • Local Business Listing Before Snapshot
  • Setup Local Listing Accounts at each website
  • Claim Listing
  • Initial Local Business Listing Update
  • Address Verification and Validation
  • Correct Map Markers at each website
  • Duplicate Listing Management
  • Closed Location Management
  • Local Business Listing after Snapshot

Customer Ratings & Reviews Management

  • Communicating and Planning for Negative Reviews
  • Responding to Negative Reviews
  • Support Positive Reviews Solicitation Program

Local Social Media Marketing

  • Providing support with Social Communities Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Four Square

Location Landing Page Management

  • Landing Page Marketability, Optimization, and Content Support

Maintenance and Marketing Management

  • Monthly Local Business Listing Updates
  • Monthly Location Landing Page Updates
  • Keyword and Surrounding City Keyword Ranking Reports for Local Business Listing and Location Landing Page
  • Google+ Local Activity Reports
  • Google Analytics for Location Landing Page

Marketing Communications

  • Online Project Management System
  • Monthly Web Conferences Communications

Optional Solution and Services

  • Hyper-Local Advertising and Management
  • NFC Technology Mobile Marketing

Local Business Listing Updates

  • Address Verification and Validation
  • Brands Offered
  • Business Associations/Affiliations/Awards
  • Business Category
  • Business Description
  • Business Name
  • Business Photos/Images
  • Business Subcategories
  • Call(s) to Action
  • City
  • Closed Listing Monitoring and Management
  • Correct Map Marker as needed
  • Coupon Information/Special Offers
  • Duplicate Listing Monitoring and Management
  • Email Address
  • Events/Promotions
  • Fax Number
  • Hours of Operation
  • Identify existing consumer reviews
  • Local Phone Number
  • Logo Image or Link
  • Payment Options
  • Product or Service Photos/Images
  • Products/Services
  • Secure any duplicate listings
  • Service Area
  • State
  • Tagline
  • Verify address through longitude/latitude databases.
  • Videos
  • Website Address
  • Year Established
  • Zip Code

Local Business Listing Syndication List (subject to change)

  • 411/Directory Assistance
  • 411info
  • Acxiom
  • Address.com
  • Advertise.com
  • Advice.com
  • Airarena
  • Alikelist.com
  • Allpages.com
  • AOL
  • Apple
  • Areaconnect
  • Ask
  • AT&T
  • B2Byellowpages.com
  • Bing
  • BlackBerry/RIM
  • Boorah
  • Bright Kite
  • Center'd
  • Citysearch
  • Collarity
  • Comcast Local
  • Contextuads.com
  • Daplus.com
  • DaPlus.us
  • Databanq
  • DexKnows
  • DigitalPressConsortium
  • DirectoryM.com
  • Disney
  • DreamLocal.com
  • Dun And Bradstreet
  • Earthlink.com
  • Electronic Directories (Yellow Pages, Inc)
  • Elocal
  • Fizzlocal
  • Free411
  • GenieKnows
  • Geodelic
  • GetFave.com
  • Go2
  • Google
  • HelloMetro.com
  • Herald.com
  • HotBot.com
  • Hotfrog.com
  • Immersfind
  • Infospace.com
  • infoUSA Express Update
  • Innovectra
  • InsiderPages
  • Intelius
  • Intuit
  • JustDial
  • Justmytown
  • Kudzu
  • Lexis Nexis
  • LikeMe
  • Local.com
  • LocalMatters.com
  • LocalSearch.com
  • LookSmart.com
  • Loqal.com
  • Lycos.com
  • MagicYellow.com
  • MapQuest
  • Media News Group
  • MediaPages/Canoe
  • MerchantCircle
  • MidwestYP.com
  • MojoPages
  • Montavo
  • MyWebYellow
  • One Call Now
  • OpenList
  • PacketSignal
  • PDCPages
  • Planet Discovery
  • Priceline
  • Radaris
  • Search Initiatives
  • SearchBug.com
  • SeccionAmarilla
  • SeniorChecked
  • Shop.com
  • Superpages.com
  • Switchboard.com
  • TheRedBook.org
  • Topix
  • TrafficEngine.net
  • US City.net
  • Verizon.com
  • Weblocal.ca
  • Where.com
  • WhitePages.com
  • Yahoo!
  • YellowBook
  • YellowBot
  • YellowOne
  • YellowPageCity
  • YellowPages.com
  • YellowUSA.com
  • Yelp
  • YP.com
  • Zingy
  • Zipcodez.com
  • …+ many more!

The test is performed by searching on "gas stations" near where you are connected to the Internet.

  • If you are at or near your gas station the test will be accurate to determine if your gas station and convenience stores shows in a search result at Google for the search word "gas stations".
  • If your gas station does show in the search results, do you have marketing materials in your listing?
  • If your gas stations does show in the search results, are your ratings and reviews better than your competitor gas stations?
  • Do you have enough information to compel a mobile consumer searching in the search engines like Google to come to your gas stations instead of your competitors?
Let's discover and collaborate!
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The test is performed by searching on "hair salons" near where you are connected to the Internet.

  • If you are at or near your hair salon store the test will be accurate to determine if your store shows in a search result at Google for the search word "hair salons".
  • If your store does show in the search results, do you have marketing materials in your listing?
  • If your store does show in the search results, are your ratings and reviews better than your competitor hair salons near you?
  • Do you have enough information to compel a local consumer searching in the search engines like Google to come to your store instead of your competitors?

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Major List of Services

Local Marketing Services

  • Local Business Listing Marketing Management
  • Local Business Listing Information Marketing & Syndication
  • Monthly Analytics, Reporting, Communications and Web Conferences

Options Solutions and Services

  • Consumer Ratings & Reviews Monitoring and Management
  • Location Social Media Marketing
  • Location Landing Page Marketability Management
  • Hyper-Local Advertising and Management
  • NFC Technology Mobile Marketing
  • Mobile Locations Finder Mobile App
  • QR Code Marketing and Management
  • International Local Business Listing Marketing

Detailed List of Services

Monthly Marketing Management

  • Bing Business Portal
  • Google Places
  • Insider Pages
  • Kudzu
  • Manta
  • Map Quest
  • Super Pages
  • Yahoo Local
  • Yelp
  • YP.com

list subject to change based on website performance

Syndication & Information Marketing

  • Local Business Listing Data services to over 200+ websites, searches engines, social communities, 411 websites, GPS websites and business directories

Local Business Listings

  • Local Business Listing Before Snapshot
  • Setup Local Listing Accounts at each website
  • Claim Listing
  • Initial Local Business Listing Update
  • Address Verification and Validation
  • Correct Map Markers at each website
  • Duplicate Listing Management
  • Closed Location Management
  • Local Business Listing after Snapshot

Maintenance and Marketing Management

  • Monthly Local Business Listing Updates
  • Keyword and Surrounding City Keyword Ranking Reports for Local Business Listing and Location Landing Page
  • Google+ Local Activity Reports
  • Google Analytics for Location Landing Page

Marketing Communications

  • Online Project Management System
  • Monthly Web Conferences Communications (as needed)

Optional Solution and Services

  • Consumer Ratings & Reviews Monitoring and Management
  • Location Social Media Marketing
  • Location Landing Page Marketability Management
  • Hyper-Local Advertising and Management
  • NFC Technology Mobile Marketing
  • Mobile Locations Finder Mobile App
  • QR Code Marketing and Management
  • International Local Business Listing Marketing

Local Business Listing Updates

  • Address Verification and Validation
  • Brands Offered
  • Business Associations/Affiliations/Awards
  • Business Category
  • Business Description
  • Business Name
  • Business Photos/Images
  • Business Subcategories
  • Call(s) to Action
  • City
  • Closed Listing Monitoring and Management
  • Correct Map Marker as needed
  • Coupon Information/Special Offers
  • Duplicate Listing Monitoring and Management
  • Email Address
  • Events/Promotions
  • Fax Number
  • Hours of Operation
  • Identify existing consumer reviews
  • Local Phone Number
  • Logo Image or Link
  • Payment Options
  • Product or Service Photos/Images
  • Products/Services
  • Secure any duplicate listings
  • Service Area
  • State
  • Tagline
  • Verify address through longitude/latitude databases.
  • Videos
  • Website Address
  • Year Established
  • Zip Code

Local Business Listing Syndication List (subject to change)

  • 411/Directory Assistance
  • 411info
  • Acxiom
  • Address.com
  • Advertise.com
  • Advice.com
  • Airarena
  • Alikelist.com
  • Allpages.com
  • AOL
  • Apple
  • Areaconnect
  • Ask
  • AT&T
  • B2Byellowpages.com
  • Bing
  • BlackBerry/RIM
  • Boorah
  • Bright Kite
  • Center'd
  • Citysearch
  • Collarity
  • Comcast Local
  • Contextuads.com
  • Daplus.com
  • DaPlus.us
  • Databanq
  • DexKnows
  • DigitalPressConsortium
  • DirectoryM.com
  • Disney
  • DreamLocal.com
  • Dun And Bradstreet
  • Earthlink.com
  • Electronic Directories (Yellow Pages, Inc)
  • Elocal
  • Fizzlocal
  • Free411
  • GenieKnows
  • Geodelic
  • GetFave.com
  • Go2
  • Google
  • HelloMetro.com
  • Herald.com
  • HotBot.com
  • Hotfrog.com
  • Immersfind
  • Infospace.com
  • infoUSA Express Update
  • Innovectra
  • InsiderPages
  • Intelius
  • Intuit
  • JustDial
  • Justmytown
  • Kudzu
  • Lexis Nexis
  • LikeMe
  • Local.com
  • LocalMatters.com
  • LocalSearch.com
  • LookSmart.com
  • Loqal.com
  • Lycos.com
  • MagicYellow.com
  • MapQuest
  • Media News Group
  • MediaPages/Canoe
  • MerchantCircle
  • MidwestYP.com
  • MojoPages
  • Montavo
  • MyWebYellow
  • One Call Now
  • OpenList
  • PacketSignal
  • PDCPages
  • Planet Discovery
  • Priceline
  • Radaris
  • Search Initiatives
  • SearchBug.com
  • SeccionAmarilla
  • SeniorChecked
  • Shop.com
  • Superpages.com
  • Switchboard.com
  • TheRedBook.org
  • Topix
  • TrafficEngine.net
  • US City.net
  • Verizon.com
  • Weblocal.ca
  • Where.com
  • WhitePages.com
  • Yahoo!
  • YellowBook
  • YellowBot
  • YellowOne
  • YellowPageCity
  • YellowPages.com
  • YellowUSA.com
  • Yelp
  • YP.com
  • Zingy
  • Zipcodez.com
  • …+ many more!