Entries Tagged as 'Yext.com'

Yext Duplicate Listings Suppression Launches (aka Powerlistings Über)

June 23rd, 2014 · 12 Comments

Publisher Level Suppression

Yext launched a duplicate business listings suppression service today they are calling Powerlistings Über. That’s fancy talk for saying you can now kill duplicate business listings on publishers in the Yext Powerlistings Network with extreme prejudice. For those of you who have tried to squash duplicate citations and found it to be an endless and [...]

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Yext Launches Store Locator Pages

April 14th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Yext Pages

Today Yext announced the launch of Yext Pages – a store location finder service that complements its Powerlistings local listings management service. Pretty cool stuff if you are local brand manager who can’t seem to get your IT department to get around to updating/building location pages.  And automatically keeping your onsite location pages in sync [...]

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Yext Quarterly Social & Local Hot Off The Presses

July 18th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Yext Quarterly Social & Local

Yext has just released the latest Yext Quarterly, a report on Social & Local search trends produced by Greg Sterling and yours truly.  From Yext CEO, Howard Lerman’s intro: “If you had asked me five years ago how maps and local search would evolve, I would have said that the most important entity is the [...]

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Yext Sync for Facebook: Is Every Product Destined To Become a Feature?

May 2nd, 2013 · 8 Comments

Yext iPhone App

Today Yext announced Sync, a service that lets you sync a business’ location data to Facebook along with “enhanced” data such as menus, offers, photos and status updates.  While there are plenty of social media management tools that allow you to control content on a Facebook Page,  the two big differences with Yext’s service are [...]

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10 Billion Ways To Get A Link

March 7th, 2013 · 10 Comments

The Cost of Bad Location Data

You may have seen the news earlier this week that Greg Sterling and I have determined that bad business listing data may be costing US businesses $10 billion. To provide more context for that number, Yext has just published the first issue of the Yext Quarterly (aka “YQ”), subtitled “The State of Location”.  The report was [...]

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