Fully managed manual claiming of any one site, such as Google My Business, Yelp, and more.
Get your business found online with accurate listing information!.
We will help you get found on any one site with this offer. We will claim your Google My Business, Yelp, Bing, TripAvisor, RateMDs, and Doctor.com.
Increase the chances of having your business found online
We will manually claim your business listing, and set it up with accurate information that will get you're business noticed.
Over 85% of consumers search online before setting foot in a store. On top of that, 81% say their #1 source of local business information is a search engine or online business directory. The problem? Claiming a local business found on a specific site can be time-consuming and challenging. Some sites require a phone call, while others send a physical postcard to the the business address with a unique PIN that verifies their location and sometimes with complicated activation information.
With this hands-on service, we help establish accurate information on numerous listing sites to optimize your chances of getting found online.
A marketing strategist will manually claim any one listing for your local business, and we will update all of your businesses essential information to ensure it's 100% accurate.
Listing Claim with this service is for Google My Business, Yelp, and Bing Places for Business, as well as industry-specific sites like TripAdvisor or Doctor.com.
We help your business get found
Select a listing site of your choice: Google My Business, Yelp, Bing, TripAdvisor, RateMDs, and Doctors.com. Availability subject to change based on the your business category and location, and are limited to English language sources only.
Personalized hands on service.
With this service we provide a personalized hands on service that includes a professional onboarding call to verify your business’s information. Please be sure that you are willing to receive claiming calls on the business line, and you must be able to receive mail at the business address to communicate a PIN code with Marketing Services via email or phone (Google often requires a postcard verification process).
Fast turnaround time
Enjoy quick turnaround time, In the event that we need to request to transfer ownership of a listing (by working with a third party), this timeline may take longer. The address listed will be verified and displayed as it appears on the national postal service site (such as USPS.com or CanadaPost.com)
Optimized Business Listing
Optimize your brand on each site for local search; during the on-boarding call, the strategist may ask for additional information or media (videos and/or images. A personal connection with the business owner ensures the best possible experience.
Get more Customers
For local business, this is the best way to get more people to your business. Note: Availability subject to business category and country.
We need access to a Gmail inbox in order to claim and monitor the listing. We will also use this email address to log in to the listing after it is claimed.
The process of claiming, correcting and activation of your listings can take up to 90 days. Various listing services have different methods of business verification, once verified the listing will go live. Verified listings some-times deactivate, this is the main reason for purchasing this service. If a listing gets suspended shortly after verification we will work with the listing service to get it back online for you.
Most listings can be reclaimed via phone or postcard verification. However, if your client has previously paid for a service that claimed and continues to monitor their listing, or if someone else within the corporate umbrella is currently monitoring the listing, we may not be able to 'break' the claim.
There are business verticals that GMB had declared not fit for this claiming method. This list outlines what verticals are acceptable:
- Adult businesses. (where legal)
- Home or office cleaning service.
- Pest control services.
- Insurance providers to individuals or small businesses.
- Lawyers and legal services.
- Contracting service for home or business work and repair.
- Electrical repair, installation, and inspection services.
- Flower shops and flower delivery services Real estate.
Restricted verticals include:
- Car services (taxis, limos, etc)
- Towing services
- Garage door repair
- Moving companies
- Major appliance repair
- Substance abuse treatment
- Computer & appliance repair
- Cable & internet providers
- Personal and small business loans
- Bail Bond providers
The claiming process requires us to send a phone call to the primary business line, so it is necessary to claim the listings with someone who is present at the business location. Sometimes execptions can be make, please speak to your sales rep. if you are unable to proceed with this step.
Sometimes Google will call you to verify your business information. You should be prepared to confirm the name, address, phone number, hours of operation, and website of your business. Sometimes verification instructions will be sent to you via postal mail. In addition, you will need to be present at the business and able to take incoming calls at the primary business number.
No, it is best to wait until the business has a permanent address and phone number.
Businesses that are listed at an identical address and phone number will be seen as duplicates of each other, and may be removed from Google My Business.
Tracking numbers cannot be listed as a phone number on the listing. The client will need to provide the local phone number for the business.
For service area businesses, most listing sites will still require a real address. Some sites, like Google and Yelp, can suppress the address so it is not viewable online.
If your client has more than 10 locations, we are unable to offer multi-location claiming due to restrictions set in place by Yelp.
If you have more than 10 locations, we are unable to offer multi-location claiming due to restrictions set in place by Yelp.