Here is a checklist of all of the free local directories that provide your website with a back link. Before beginning the checklist, make a Company Information Template. This will make the listing process much faster. Click here for further information on the steps to listing local directories and the reasons behind listing.
Major Local Listings
Requires postcard number verification only to the business address. Allow 2-3 weeks for delivery.
Phone Call Listings
These listing require verification through the business telephone number. Each directory is different and has a different phone verification method.
Business Review Listings
Business Listing Sites
Local Yellowpage Listings
MozLocal provides a list of “Local Citations by Industry.” This is an unique tool that finds local directories that are specifically made for your type of business.
MozLocal provides a list of “Top Citations by City.” This is another great tool for finding local directories according to your specific region.