Fact: 2 out of every 3 US adults own a smartphone.
And nearly 80 percent of local searches on mobile devices turn into purchases, with nearly 90 percent of those purchases being in a physical store.
If you’re not actively displaying this information on all of the major local directories, then how are new potential customers ever going to find you?
have searched online for a local business more than 6 times / year
have searched online for local businesses at least 1 time per month
have searched online for a local business almost every day)
Consumers are becoming more comfortable using the internet to find businesses on both PC & mobile. There are more & better services for locating businesses which make it faster, easier & better for consumers. It’s habit forming and they start to use it with increasing regularity.