Local Search Optimization

Get found on Search, Apps, Mobile, Social & GPS

Local Search Optimization

What is Local Search Optimization?

Local Search Optimization allows your business to be found on more search sites, mobile apps and social networks.

Today potential clients are looking for businesses like yours in a number of different ways. These include Search Engines, Directories, Social Networks, Social Reviews, Mobile Apps, Directory Assistance, GPS and In-Car Services such as On-Star. Since each of these services utilizes different data sources, it is important that your business information is included and the data that is on file is accurate and complete.

Local Search Optimization ensures you are listed in the right places and that the data about your business is accurate. Additionally Local Search Optimization services from Advertising Solutions, Inc. gives you the ability to add attention grabbing enhancements to your online listings, increasing your overall presence and standing out from the competition.

How Local Search Optimization Works

How It Works

Advertising Solutions, Inc. unique Local Search Optimization solution is a service that provides a single point of entry for the creation and distribution of enhanced business profiles. The core of all our Local Search Optimization packages is our syndication service. For a nominal fee per year, verified data will be distributed to all major outlets, including:

  • Search engines such as Google, Yahoo, Bing.
  • Online yellow pages (Superpages, Yellowpages, Yellowbook)
  • Social networks such as Yelp.
  • Portals and guides such as AOL Mapquest and Citysearch.
  • Cell phones and mobile apps (Blackberry, iPhone, Android).
  • 411 directory assistance.
  • In-car GPS navigation and telematics services such as OnSta

What We Do

Our powerful Local Search Optimization solutions allow us to submit, correct, verify, and synchronize your business listings across the most critical data sources and 150+ search, directory, mobile, social, gps, and directory assistance services.

Local Search Optimization Packages

Advertising Solutions, Inc offers proven methods to get businesses found and reporting that measures presence, accuracy, and growth. We have packages to suit all budgets and business types, and a team that is dedicated to serving the needs of our clients.

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Core Distribution
Distribution and broadcast of business profile listing information to the data warehouses that are behind the scenes and power 95% of online search Infogroup, Acxiom, Factual, and Dun & Bradstreet, data warehouses.
Through this database distribution you’all see your business profile show up across more than 150 digital distribution points:
  • Search engines like Google, Yahoo, and Bing.
  • Online yellow pages sites like Superpages and Yellowpages.com.
  • Social networks such as Yelp.
  • Portals and guides like AOL and Citysearch.
  • Mobile devices like BlackBerry and iPhone.
  • 411 directory assistance services.
  • GPS navigation services.
  • Telematics services like OnStar.
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Direct Listings
Submission of your business profile to multiple publishers and national data providers via direct feed. Results will begin to appear immediately, with more new listings appearing during the first two weeks of subscription. Process usually takes up to 90 days. A partial list of Direct publishers is shown below.
  • Yelp
  • AboutUs.org
  • ChamberofCommerce.com
  • Citysquares
  • Judy’s Book
  • Local.com
  • Local Database
  • OwnLocal
  • ShowMeLocal
  • Tyloon
  • USCity.net
  • Compass
  • nSphere
  • Verizon
  • Company.com
  • Foursquare
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Visibility Reports
We will Analyze your online business listings  and find as many citations (mentions of your contact information) as we can for  your business on directory sites, social sites, local sites, and more, and  provide links to your citations as well as ratings showing the relative  importance of each site from an SEO perspective. Upon purchase, an initial report is created upon and another report four months later showing how your  online presence has grown with this program.
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Claimed Profiles
Google, Yahoo, Bing, Facebook, Twitter, Mapquest, Yelp, YP.com, and Superpages.
Owner Verified Claimed Profiles are verified by and linked directly to the business owner.
Claimed Verified profiles have a special status with directories and search engines; they are treated as high-value listings that are not merged with information from other sources and are given priority in search results. Unlike sponsored listings, verified listings are free on most sites.
With Owner Verified Claimed Profiles, we create and verify your listings on Yahoo, Bing, Google+, YP.com, Superpages, Yelp, and MapQuest, securing your presence at these crucial anchor points for internet search traffic. We make sure your basic listing information is accurate and upload additional profile details including logos and photos. We also create a Facebook page for your business and a profile on Twitter if not already completed.
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Social Profiles
We create profiles for your business on popular Social Networking sites like Facebook , Twitter, Foursquare and Twitter.
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Local SEO Profiles
With Local SEO Profiles we claim or create profiles at MerchantCircle, AOL, Blogger, Citysearch, Ask, InsiderPages, MojoPages, and several other prominent sites and search platforms.
Local SEO Profiles includes profile creation and related services in the following categories:
  • Local Directories like Brownbook and DiscoverOurTown
  • Business Sites like MerchantCircle and LinkedIn
  • Blogs like Blogger and LiveJournal
  • Search Services like InfoTiger and DMOZ
  • Social Networking Sites like ProSkore and Delicious
  • Twitter Directory Submissions (20+)
  • SEO and Link Building
  • RSS Feed Creation and Distribution (40+)
Video Commercial / Profile & Syndication
Our video service gives business owners a simple, cost-effective solution for video creation and distribution. This service stands apart from others for its ease of use. If you have a website or even if you don’t, we take what we know about your business and create a professional-looking 30-second video profile. We have a huge library of stock images to draw from as well. You don’t need to do a thing.
Better yet, our expertise in content distribution ensures that consumers see your video profile wherever they are searching for videos, and often in general search results, too. We syndicate your content to all the top video sites including YouTube, Panoramio, Picasa, Flickr, Windows Live, Vimeo, and 4Shared.

Video Commercial & Syndication

Our Platinum package enhances you listings even more by displaying a 30 second video commercial in the listings of participating networks. This commercial is custom tailored to your business using your own text and photos, and is professionally narrated. Once the video is produced, we promote it across the internet and on video sharing sites. An example of one of these videos is below.

Our Data Distribution List

Advertising Solutions, Inc. reaches some publishers directly, and some via agreements with underlying database providers such as InfoGroup, Acxiom, Factual, and Compass. In total, our distribution amounts to hundreds if not thousands of sites and devices reached directly or indirectly. The partial list below represents publishers we reach via direct and indirect feeds, as well as sites to which manual submission is made via publicly available gateways. Nothing herein should be construed to imply a relationship between us and the site listed. This list is subject to frequent updates.

  • 411.com
  • 411.info
  • 4Shared
  • Address.com Addresses.com
  • ALK Technologies
  • AllPages.com
  • America411.info
  • AnyWho
  • AOL Yellow Pages
  • Apple Maps
  • Ask Local
  • AT&T Mobile Search
  • B2B Yellow Pages
  • Bigfoot
  • Bing Local
  • Bing/MSN Video
  • BizWiki
  • Blogger
  • Booyah
  • Brownbook
  • CBS Local
  • Center’d
  • ChamberofCommerce.com
  • Chrysler In-Car Search
  • CirclesChoice
  • City.com
  • Citygrid
  • Citysearch
  • Citysquares
  • Claymont Search
  • CloseBy
  • CommunityWalk
  • CompanyTube
  • Compass
  • Credit.net
  • DailyMotion
  • Data.com
  • Delicious
  • Denso
  • DiscoverOurTown
  • DMOZ
  • DMV.org
  • Dogpile
  • Earthcomber
  • eLocal Listing
  • Entrepreneur Connect
  • Equifax
  • Esri Experian
  • Facebook
  • Factual
  • Fast411.com
  • Flickr
  • Ford SYNC
  • Foursquare
  • Genie Knows
  • GetFave
  • GM OnStar
  • Go2
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Google+ Local
  • Greenopia
  • HelloMetro
  • Honda In-Car Search
  • HotFrog
  • Infiniti In-Car Search
  • InfoGroup
  • InfoSpace
  • InfoTiger
  • Insider Pages
  • Intuit Business Directory
  • Jaguar/Land Rover In-Car Search
  • Jayde B2B
  • JD Power
  • Jeep In-Car Search
  • Judy’s Book
  • JustDial
  • JVC
  • Kiplinger
  • Lawyer.com
  • Lexus In-Car Search
  • LinkedIn
  • LiveJournal
  • Local Database
  • Local.com
  • LocalBookmarkIt
  • LocalPages
  • LocalSearch.com
  • LocalSolution
  • Lycos Yellow Pages
  • MakeItLocal
  • MapQuest
  • MerchantCircle
  • Metacrawler
  • Microsoft Tellme
  • Mio
  • MyWebYellow
  • NewHerald.com
  • NewYork.com
  • Nissan In-Car Search
  • Nokia
  • nSphere
  • NYDailyNews.com
  • OwnLocal
  • Panoramio
  • Picasa
  • Planet Discover
  • Reporter.net
  • SanDiego.com
  • ScrubTheWeb
  • SearchBug
  • SearchSite
  • Senior Checked
  • ShowMeLocal
  • Spoke
  • Sprint Mobile Search
  • Sunshine Pages
  • Superpages
  • Switchboard
  • Telenav
  • TheYellowPages.com
  • ThinkLocal
  • TomTom
  • Topix
  • Toyota In-Car Search
  • Trulia
  • Tupalo
  • Twitter
  • Tyloon
  • Urban Spoon
  • USCity.net
  • Verizon 411
  • VimeoPro
  • WebCrawler
  • Where
  • Whitepages.com
  • WhoWhere.com
  • XAD
  • Yahoo Local
  • Yellow.com
  • Yellowbook
  • Yellowee
  • YellowOne
  • Yellowpages.com
  • Yelp
  • Yippie
  • YouTube
  • Ypeek
  • Zenrin
  • ZipperPages
  • ZoomInfo