Listing and claiming your business properly with Yahoo Local is another important step to improving your local search rankings. Yahoo is 1 of the 3 major local search engines where you will need to list/claim and verify your business. Yahoo usually drives 16% of your search traffic. Even though Yahoo does not send as much website traffic as Google. Having a verified listing with Yahoo will help improve your Google Places ranking.
Complete your Yahoo Local profile after I complete my Google Places listing and you can avoid setting up a Yahoo account.
In this tutorial you will learn how to:
- See if your business is listed with Yahoo Local.
- Add and/or claim your listing.
- Update your NAP (name, address, phone).
- Choose proper categories.
- Add other business attributes.
- Verify your listing.
- Claim, verify, & remove duplicate listings. (more…)