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Free listing changes

Submitted by Doug Fentiman on Wed, 05/20/2015 - 08:28

Free listings that are not verified by the business will no longer display phone number. This was done in an effort to "encourage" business owners to confirm or verify that their listing is correct.

One of the most difficult parts of maintaining a directory is keeping the data accurate and current. Providing accurate information is a top priority of DieselVille.com directory.

There are now two incentives for business owners to verify their business listing:

1) "Verified Listing" label;

2) phone number displayed.

 

What is a Citation for Local SEO

Submitted by Doug Fentiman on Mon, 05/26/2014 - 11:44

A citation is any mention of your business out on the web (other than your own website), with or without a link to your website. As long as the citation can be recognized as connected to your business it has value. Keep in mind that accuracy and consistency of the information is vitally important and has an impact on the value search engines award it.

Citations can come in various forms:

Why Citations Are Important to Your Local Business Success

Submitted by Doug Fentiman on Mon, 05/26/2014 - 09:24

Why Citations Are Important to Your Local Business Success

Citations are defined as mentions of your business name and address on other web-pages. An example of a citation would be your online yellow pages directory listing. Citations can also be found on local chamber of commerce pages, or a local business association page that includes your business information. They have significant SEO value even if there is no link to your company (main) website.

SEO For Diesel Repair Shop

Submitted by Doug Fentiman on Sat, 04/19/2014 - 16:45

Every Diesel Repair Shop Needs SEO

You own a Diesel Repair Shop. You know that almost no one uses paper yellow pages directory anymore. So how can you help people find your company? First step: make a website. Second step: to help more people find your website is with search engine optimization. In the end every shop needs diesel repair shop SEO.

Going Live

Submitted by Doug Fentiman on Thu, 04/10/2014 - 20:21

Greetings Internet!

DieselVille.com went live online to-day at 18:31 PT.

Still have a number of adjustments to make to the theme so it will work better with mobile. Lots of good stuff to come.

Doug