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Yellow Pages United Offers an Online Business Directory

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yellow Pages United is the first independent company that offers an online business directory that companies can use to advertise their services and products. It's one more way that businesses can be seen online by potential customers. It's proving effective to help businesses develop their brands and increase sales.

There are more than 14 million listings in the company's database and each subscriber gets a business webpage designed to rank high in search-engine results. These are mobile-friendly pages from BizYellow, a sister product of YellowPagesUnited.com. Clients also receive access to tools that help them manage customer reviews and allow them to upload photos and coupons.

In addition, they can add descriptions of their products, services and integrate the page with Twitter and Facebook so businesses can take advantage of the benefits of social media. A business can just post from their page and have it linked to both social networks. This saves the company time and makes it easy if they don't have experience using social media for the business. The webpage is provided at no extra charge when they sign up with Yellow Pages United.

As an increasing number of people use mobile devices, it will be more important than ever for businesses to have an online presence even if they provide services or products only to local customers. More people are searching for a business online even if it is located in their city. Using an online directory allows businesses to provide information to customers quickly and easily to help them in the purchase process. It also permits the business to stand out against the competition that doesn't utilize this online marketing tool.

Businesses will find several benefits to using Yellow Pages United, including the fact that thousands of people look at the website each month to find information on local companies. They can also call the business directly from its listing on Yellow Pages United with no additional cost to them. For businesses that choose to have a featured listing, they also receive Google Maps to make it easier for customers to locate the physical location of the company. Businesses using both Yellow Pages United and Biz Yellow are already seeing an increase in traffic and sales as a result to the enhanced exposure.

Yellow Pages United offers a customer service help center to answer questions or solve problems. They also provide online account management to make payments or to change any information in the listing quickly and conveniently. Getting started with Yellow Pages United is easy. Businesses can either sign up online or fill out a form and either mail it or fax it.

Yellow Pages United has been in business since 2000 and is an independent company not associated with any telephone company.

For more information about  Yellow Pages United and Biz Yellow  or to sign up and create an account, visit http://www.yellowpagesunited.com/.

Press Release Contact Information:
Ashley James
United States Cordinator
Pages Directory Agency

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