Online directories are one of the first places people look to find a trusted local supplier
These are potential customers who are ready to buy - so if your business doesn't stand out to them online, they'll choose a competitor who does. Yell.com is a key go-to destination for people looking for a supplier to meet their immediate needs. This means there are people searching right now for the services you provide. With a range of Prominence adverts to ensure you stand out, and a customisable business profile to showcase your services, Yell.com advertising will help make sure your business is chosen over your competition.
The benefits of a paid advert on Yell.com
As the UK’s No.1 online business directory, Yell.com has been part of Yell's advertising portfolio for over 20 years - so we know how to make it work for all business types. Crucially, visitors to Yell.com are ready to buy, so you can easily win new business by advertising with us.
An advert on Yell.com also helps extend the reach of your listing in Google and Bing search engine results.
With the right level of prominence, your advert will appear above competitors, maximising your business visibility in search results for specific keywords & locations
Your UK-based Customer Relationship Manager will regularly be in touch to discuss performance and ensure your content and Yell.com reviews are maximised
Full transparency and analytics are provided, with high level statistics available 24/7 via the Yell for Business app (NB: Call tracking can be provided at an additional cost)
Be seen beyond Yell.com
We have always helped businesses be found, trusted and chosen. Through Yell's connections with Apple and Microsoft Advertising (Bing, Yahoo & AOL), your business can be seen by even more prospective customers.
This means that Yell.com businesses, data and reviews will appear across Apple location services such as Maps, Siri, Spotlight and in Bing Places (Microsoft’s equivalent of the Google Local Pack)*.
Apple has 1.3 billion global active device users4, and Microsoft Search Network powers one in four desktop computer searches in the UK5
Apple doesn’t work with any other business sites, such as Checkatrade, TrustATrader or Rated People so your Yell.com listing gives you a distinct advantage over competitors who don’t advertise their business with Yell.
Every package benefits from:
Yell's 20 years of digital marketing experience helping businesses like yours
Market leading solutions built with world class technology
Our customer promise - service levels tailored to your requirements
An easy-to-use online dashboard to manage your account
Access to the Yell for Business app to help manage your account on-the-go
Whatever your budget, there's a Yell.com advertising option to meet your needs
Shown below our Sponsored Listings in the search results
Appear in one classification
Be shown in the location where your business is based
References to your direct competitor’s businesses & display ads are included in your Profile Page
Stand out from the competition on Yell.com
Varying prominence levels to choose from, to suit your needs and budget
Get your business listed in more than one classification
Appear in additional locations to where your business is physically based, to reach more potential customers
Include extra information about your business on your listing to help you stand out
Display a 'tenure badge' to help establish trust and stand out in search results more
Whichever prominence ad you buy, it comes with a Premium blue border for extra stand-out
Enhance your Profile Page by adding a theme colour and uploading a header image
Yell.com - at a glance
A full range of advertising options to suit all budgets - and a listing on Yell.com can get your phone ringing even if you don't have a website
Every listing has an associated business profile page where you can add rich content to stand out from the competition
Yell.com is highly optimised to increase your chances of being found on search engines like Google, Microsoft Search Network and on Apple Maps
The Yell app
Available for both Apple and Android devices, your business listing will appear on the Yell app so potential customers can:
- Find your business, and call or email you with a single tap
- Send & receive Messages, including PDF quotes, and adding appointments to their device calendar
- Post a star rating & review for your business
- Get a map and directions to your location