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Top USA Business Directories

Top USA Business Directories

Getting your business featured in the best USA business directories should be an early step in your search engine optimization (SEO) strategy. 

Without a presence on these business directories, it’ll be more difficult to get noticed by potential customers or clients, as well as by search engines. 

The best directory sites for North American businesses enjoy millions of views every single month. High traffic is one of the reasons these sites are understood as trustworthy and authoritative by search engines. By building citations on a wide selection of these sites, you’ll start to see some trust and authority passed along to your business website. 

The following table features the top citation sites you should create listings on if you operate a business in the USA.  We’ve only chosen sites for this list that have a good domain authority, thereby helping to maximize your efforts! If you’re after a list of the best free US business directories, we’ve got you covered there too.

How do I get my business listed on US citation sites?

We’ve included links to each site so you can go straight to it, create an account, and upload your business details. This usually takes around 15-20 mins to do per site.

Alternatively, you can build local citations the easy way by letting our citation specialists do the hard work for you. It’s super easy to do. Rather than spending hours going to each site yourself, you create a free Citation Builder account instead. From here you select the sites you want to get listed on and our team will take care of the rest.

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Get your business listed in all the right places

Top USA Business Listing Sites 

Citation SiteDomain Authority
maps.apple.com100
google.com100
facebook.com96
bing.com93
yelp.com93
local.yahoo.com93
foursquare.com92
bbb.org91
mapquest.com89
yellowpages.com87
here.com86
city-data.com85
manta.com81
tomtom.com78
merchantcircle.com77
nextdoor.com77
angi.com76
justlanded.com76
citysearch.com75
superpages.com69
company.com68
us.kompass.com66
local.com66
elocal.com66
brownbook.net61
storeboard.com61
chamberofcommerce.com60
infobel.com59
yellowbook.com58
hotfrog.com58
insiderpages.com57
yellowbot.com57
botw.org56
ezlocal.com56
tupalo.com56
cybo.com54
ebusinesspages.com54
showmelocal.com53
yellow.place52
salespider.com51
ibegin.com50
citysquares.com50
n49.com49
2findlocal.com48
us.enrollbusiness.com48
neustarlocaleze.biz47
cylex.us.com45
golocal247.com45

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Rada Daktina
About the author
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.