7 Steps Beginners Guide on How to List your Business on Bing Local Places.
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Local Listing or citations is always an important factor
in SEO and also to promote online businesses in an efficient manner. Also with the local listing, you can provide
your business a better online visibility, right information about your business
to your customers and traffic on your online business website. Thus, on that
note listing on listing sites is one of the best ways to be in the eyes of your
present on which doing listing can help to acquire more good positions in SERPs
as well. And Bing listing is among
one of those listing platforms. So how to get your business listed on Bing is our today’s topic.
7 Steps to Get your Business Listed in Bing Local Listing Pages
So here are the 7 steps to follow to make your business
listed on Bing:-
1. Make An Account at Microsoft Bing
Yes, the very first step includes making a Microsoft
account. So, first of all, make a Microsoft account with any of the Microsoft
supporting accounts including Xbox live, Outlook, Hotmail,
2. Now Get Started
“Bing Places“ by following the link. After that click on the “Get
started” yellow button, it will lead you towards a screen where you can
search for your business.
3. Add or Claim your Business Listing
As mentioned in the #2 point, search for your business
(on the screen or page on which Get started button headed you.) Here you can
search for your business in two ways – either you can select your country
from the drop-down list available and entering the business phone number or
by entering the business name and location of the firm (complete
clicking the search button, it will show you the results based on your search.
whether your business is present in its database or not by presenting results
with that name (if the company is already listed) and by showing “Create New
Business” button (if not present).
Thus, on that note, you can simply claim,
edit or modify your listing by choosing the select button if the
business already exists and can create a new business by clicking “Create New
Business” button if not.
4. Sign in into your Microsoft Account
by creating it. Once you click on Create New Business button for creating a new
business, it will head you towards the login page of the Microsoft account.
Thus, here you have to login to your Microsoft account to create a Bing business listing of your business.
The Main 3 Steps to Add your Business to Bing Places:
5. Claim your Business: Add Your Business Details-
Bing categories the businesses in three main types. Select what option applies for your business and click on the link.
#1. Small sized Local businesses that have a store front.
#2. Chain businesses that have their offices in multiple locations.
#3. Businesses that provide services at their customer locations.
to fill up the business details of your business which includes Business name,
Website, and Address of business ( in the first step ) (Here it also needs to set
the pin to the exact business location).
It will ask for Category and
description of your business in the second step.
And in the third phase, it
will ask for contact details (which includes the Main Phone number, email,
Facebook, and Twitter), in fourth step – business hours, and in last pictures
or Photos of business. (Where you can add up to 10 business images) Once you
have done with all the info filling work you submit it.
6. Verify Your Business Listing
business, it will ask you to verify your business. Here you will see the option
of verification “By Post.” You can choose this option to get verified your
business with the PIN sent by Bing via Postcard.
The time which Bing takes to
send the PIN through postcards takes 3-5 business working days.
have to choose this option and then mentioning the name of the owner of the
business in “Attn” field. And then clicking on the Verify now option. (You can
also select the verify later option next to “Verify Now” if you want
to authenticate it later).
Once you do so, it will head you towards to your
listing page (unverified), where you will see a box on the right-hand side
you receive it and then have to click on the green “Verify button.” Once you
will do it, your Bing listing will get verified and will be visible in SERPs (i.e.,
Bing Local Search Result Pages) as well.
also add multiple businesses or new business thereby clicking on “Add new
business” available on the same listing page. (If have chain business or
7. Manage Your Listing
listing gets approved after entering the PIN, you can edit, update and
delete the listing depending on your need.
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