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Background on EZLocal

EZlocal is a free local directory that you can list your business. Adding your business information on local directories like EZLocal helps improve your local visibility and elevates your overall relevancy in the eyes of Google and other search engines. This is a great way to improve your site’s local rank and will increase your chances to show up more prominently in search engines.

In this guide, we’ll quickly walk you through the submission process for EZLocal. This should be a snap!

How to Submit Your Site to EZLocal

Step 1. Start at EZLocal.com.

Step 2. Click “Claim your free listing TODAY” to the right of the search bar.

Step 3. See if you already have information on your business on EZLocal by entering your business’s phone number in the fields available. Once complete, hit “Get Started” to begin the process.

Step 4. In our case, we found an old location at our current phone number. Update your listing information and click “Continue to Customize Company Profile”.

Step 5. Next, you’ll be asked to enter your Business Description, Business Categories, and Website. Click “Continue” once complete.

Step 6. You’ve just submitted your business into EZLocal! Feel free to edit your Business Hours, Payment Methods, and more by clicking through to your profile.

Extra Tip for EZLocal:

If you want to learn more about about dominating local optimization through EZLocal, visit its dedicated page here.

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.