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 on MagicYellow

With more than 18 million businesses listed, MagicYellow is a free local directory in which you can list your business. Adding your business information on local directories like MagicYellow helps improve your local visibility and elevates your overall relevancy from a local perspective.

You can also create a business profile, explore reviews, connect with locals, and let your opinions be heard.

This is a great way to improve your website’s local rank and will increase your chances to show up more prominently in search engines.

How To Complete Site Submission to MagicYellow

Step 1. Start at MagicYellow.com.

Step 2. Click “Add Your Business” on the upper left hand corner of the page.

Step 3. In order to see if your business has already been entered in the directory, you’ll be asked to enter your phone number for verification. If it isn’t there, click “Add Your Business.”

Step 4. Whether your listing exists or not, you’ll be asked to edit your business listing information. Enter your First Name, Relation to Business, Website URL, and all other corresponding business information.

Click Submit at the bottom once you complete the process.

Step 5. Next, follow the directions in filling out your profile carefully to complete your submission. It is important that you complete the profile information about your business to the greatest extent possible.

Select your Services, Products, and Brands in the checklist.

Then enter the Hours of Operation, Payments Accepted (if any), and Social Media sites. Once complete, hit Submit to finish.

Step 6. Once you finish, feel free to log into the Business Center. There you can upload photos, edit your listing information, change your password, and view your live listing.

Spend as much time as you like updating your profile to maintain the best possible accuracy for your site.

UpCity members, please follow the pathway to complete this task in your UpCity account: Optimize Your Presence > Expand Your Presence II> Local 201: Add’l Local Directories.