Online marketing can be tiring! That’s where UpCity comes in. As a trusted advocate for small businesses, we’re here to navigate you through the piles of confusing and suspicious offers. UpCity will lead you in the right direction by providing easy insights and simple solutions for your business marketing plan. Members receive an in-depth, personalized action plan to help optimize their site, and our team is here to help you along the way. Each week, we’re featuring a comprehensive look at one of the recommended tasks built into the UpCity software.

Background for Business.com

Business.com is a trusted web directory that serves about 40 million unique business users. The platform consistently publishes expertly written content as well as allowing directory inclusion around targeted users.

Inclusion in the Business.com directory costs $299 per year but is now updated and available to our members for a special promotion of $199.

This guide walks you through the complete process of signing up for a Business.com listing.

How to Complete Your Submission

Step 1. Start at Business.com.

Step 2. Go to the bottom of the page to the “Advertise” section. Click “Advertise With Us.”

Step 3. Click the “Directory Listings” tab and then hit the orange “Get Started” button on the other side.

Step 4. Enter your Company Name, Email, URL, and Description to the best of your ability. Be sure to also find the keyword that best describes your business. Hit “Continue” to continue.

Step 5. To get a special promotional price of $199 for your Business.com directory listing, be sure to enter the promo code DK100 to get your discount.

If you currently have an existing account, you can log into your account and still use the code for any new listings created.

Step 6. Enter your billing information, agree to the Terms and Conditions and hit “Submit” to complete the process.

Please note: the listings are automatically set up for annual auto-renewal at the $299 price. To remove the auto-renewal or if you are having any issues with your account, please email customerservice@business.com or samantha.foertsch@business.com.

UpCity members, please follow the pathway to complete this task in your UpCity account: Optimize Your Presence > Ongoing Pres. Optimization > Website 401: Add’l Directories II.