How to Add or Claim Your Cylex Business Listing

How to Add or Claim Your Cylex Business Listing

If you’re looking for information on how to add your business to Cylex or claim an existing listing on the Cylex business directory, you’ve come to the right place!

This guide to adding or claiming your Cylex business listing focuses on Cylex US, but for the most part, the process is the same wherever you are, whether that’s,, or You can see at Cylex’s worldwide directories here.

Ready for our step-by-step guides to getting a Cylex business listing? Here we go!

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How to Add a New Business Listing to Cylex

Step 1. Firstly, head to (or find your country’s equivalent, such as or – worldwide locations can be found here). Then click ‘Register’.

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Step 2. Under ‘Business Directory’, click ‘Register’.

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Step 3. Fill in your company details and click ‘Check Name’. This is to make sure you don’t already have your business listed on the site.

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Step 4. Once you click ‘Check Name’, you will see a table with results. If you see your business listed there, click on the yellow ‘This is my business’ button (this will take you to the ‘sign in’ page). If your business is not listed, click on ‘Add Company’ button below the table.

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Step 5. After clicking ‘Add Company’, you will be redirected to a new screen where you can either enter your website URL to retrieve the data from it (Cylex will auto-populate all the fields) or you can enter all the details manually. Once this is done, click ‘Next Step’.

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Step 6. In the next step, you’ll be asked to provide additional information about your business, such as description, opening hours, etc. Complete these fields and click ‘Save’.

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Step 7. Your registration is complete. You may purchase the paid subscription if you like, or you can simply proceed with the free entry only.

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Step 8. Check the inbox of the email address you used during the setup and verify the email.

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Step 9. Your account will now be active and viewable to the public. You will receive an email with the registration email address and as well as your Company ID. Keep this email for reference.

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Step 10. Once verified, you’ll be redirected to the ‘E-mail Address Verified’ page. Click ‘Continue’ to continue.

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Step 11. You can now complete your business profile from the Cylex dashboard. Just click ‘Company Data’ and you’ll see the information that can be updated.

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Step 12. To check your business profile and view it as visitors will see it, click ‘Go to public profile’.

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How to Claim an Existing Cylex Business Listing

Step 1. Search for your business on Cylex. Open or your regional equivalent, then enter your business name, city and state in the search fields. Next, click ‘Search’.

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Step 2. If an existing listing is found for your business, click the business name.

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Step 3. On the profile page, click ‘Report Inaccurate Data’.

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Step 4. Select ‘Claim This Business’

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Step 5. You’ll see options you can choose to claim your listing by Company Email, Website and an alternative email. Fill in the alternative email and click “ Send email”.

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Step 6. When prompted whether you can access the email account, click ‘Yes’.

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Step 7. You’ll receive an email letting you know that your claim submission was successful. Please bear in mind that this doesn’t yet mean that the claim itself was successful.

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Step 8.Once approved, Cylex will send a confirmation message. Click on ‘Admin Link’ (which should take you here if you’re using the US directory). You can use this link to update your listing.

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Step 9. Fill in the required details. Check the boxes below the form to confirm and agree with conditions, then click ‘Add User’.

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Step 10. You’ll receive an email verifying that you can now manage the listing.

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Rada Daktina
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Rada works tirelessly to manage BrightLocal's Citation Builder product. She oversees the processes and queries related to the campaigns, works closely with the Research team on the continuous upkeep of our citations database, and with our Product team on the improvements and fixes to the Citation Builder tool itself.

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