Get Your Site Listed on Local Searches

December 3, 2008 Laird Rixford

The local editions of your favorite search engines provide customers the ability to look find agencies from a phone book like feature on the search engines. Some of the newer Local Search systems as found upon Yahoo, Google and Live Search will even list your location on their map displays.

Insurance agents should take advantage of these to help promote their website.

To submit your site to the Local Search for the major search engines, click the links below and follow the prompts as guided. This process takes a combined fifteen to twenty minutes for all three sites.

Google Local Business Center
To get yourself listed on the Google Business Center, click the following link:
http://www.google.com/local/add/businessCenter

Google Local Business Center
To get yourself listed on the Google Business Center, click the following
link:
http://www.google.com/local/add/businessCenter

Live Search Local Listing Center
To place your site on the Live Search Local (formally MSN) business center,
click the following link:
https://ssl.search.live.com/listings/ListingCenter.aspx

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Laird Rixford

As CEO, Laird Rixford is responsible for providing strategic direction and leadership for the company. Rixford has a proven executive management track record and has more than 20 years of experience in entrepreneurship and insurance technology. An expert in insurance technology and marketing, Laird is a recognized public speaker and has presented at industry events across the United States.

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