Get noticed more and improve your local Search Engine Optimisation. (SEO)

Are you a local business? Hairdresser, massage therapist, plumber, retail shop etc

Are you wanting to gain more exposure in your local neighbourhood? Then promoting on the top 39 Australian business directory websites will a great way to start.

Most people start by searching for local businesses, don’t you?. People prefer to support locals, so searching for businesses in their town, surrounding areas or in the closest major suburb like Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, etc is something that everyone does. Being part of this local Australian search is vital for any business.

The major Search engine Google knows this and as part of its Googles algorithm, it gives higher rankings to businesses that promote they are a local Australian business. In tune, this will also improve your local Search engine optimisation (SEO) and drive more traffic to your business.

So if you looking for more local customers then start submitting your business to the following FREE Australian business directory websites.

You don’t want to just be on any random business directories you want to be on the ones that have heaps of traffic themselves and have great SEO. Jump Start your Biz regularly updates this list so remember to come back to it regularly or join our newsletter list to be notified of any changes.


Don’t have time? Don’t live in Australia?

Jump start your Biz offers a Directory Submission service. Check it out here.

The Top 39 Business Directories in Australia.

As from the 12th April 2017.

  1. Yellow Pages online (Sensis)
  2. True Local
  3. Yelp
  4. dLook
  5. Hotfrog
  6. Word Of Month (WOMO)
  7. Start Local
  8. Local Search
  9. Local Business Guide
  10. Nationwide
  11. You Are
  12. Aussie web
  13. Local Store
  14. Business Listings
  15. Come on Aussie
  16. Local BD. Update… Have removed free listing. this is now $5..
  17. KM Web Directory
  18. One flare
  19. Live Pages
  20. Australian Business Directory Online
  21. Find Local
  22. Cylex
  23. National Directory
  24. PureLocal
  25. Australian Planet
  26. Webnetwork
  27. Bloo
  28. Australian Guide
  29. Tuugo
  30. Our Patch
  31. Website Guide
  32. Ausscene
  33. Local craft
  34. Savvys Me
  35. A to Z Pages
  36. Pink Pages
  37. Open Di
  38. Free Directory
  39. Dizy Local

Before you start jumping on all these sites, get yourself prepared by having everything in front of you.

  • Your business name
  • Business overview- sometimes it’s good to mix it up with slightly different ones on each listing.
  • Business Email address
  • Business phone number
  • Business address- If you work from home or have a mobile business make sure you state this in your ad. Some directories allow you to only show the suburb of your business as well.
  • Social media links- like facebook, Instagram, twitter etc
  • Logo image
  • Business ABN
  • Opening hours
  • A login username you want to use
  • A login password you want to use

Please note, there are many business directories that are more effective for certain industries or locations such as:

North Sydney business directory

Melbourne Business Directory

Tasmania local and tourism business directory

Hair Salons Business directory

Plus heaps more. You can either go to google, type the location or industry followed by business directory.

Don’t have time? or you don’t live in Australia? Jump start your Biz offers a Directory Submission service- check it out here.

Listing in these business directories can help you get above your competitors when people search for local businesses so start listing today.

Have a great day.