Last Updated December 14, 2017

The market for Local SEO Tools is just as fragmented and confusing as the rest of the Local Search Marketing industry.  We use this space to keep track of what’s out there.

Many of these tools do more than their categorizations suggest. Like I said, confusing.

Citation-Related Tools/Business Listings Management

  1. Try our Local Citation Audit & Clean Up Service
  2. N.A.P. Hunter! – Free Chrome Extension for Citation Research
  3. Locadium – Get updated when your Google My Business Page changes without your approval
  4. Citation Burst & Google+ Local Analysis Tool (by Bright Local)
  5. GoDaddy’s Local Business Listings
  6. Local Site Submit
  7. Moz Local – See my review of Moz Local
  8. MyPresences
  9. NapTuneListings by Milestone Marketing
  11. – Pronounced “Key-Go”
  12. Single Platform – Owned by Constant Contact
  13. Synup
  14. Uberall
  15. Universal Business Listing
  16. Whitespark Local Citation Finder: Excellent tool that finds citations for top-ranked businesses for specific local queries in Google
  17. Yext PowerListings

Local Rank Tracking Tools

  1. Analytics SEO
  2. Authority Labs
  3. Bright Local Search Rank Checker – 1 Month Free Trial
  4. Catalyst EMarketing Tools: Linda Buquet has a great selection of nifty free local SEO tools including a lat/lon checker and a rank checker.
  5. Georanker
  6. GetStat
  7. LinkDex
  8. Local Search Tool
  9. LocalVox
  10. Pro Rank Tracker
  11. MyPresences
  12. MySEOLabs
  13. MySEOTool
  14. Places Scout
  15. RankTrackr
  16. RankWatch
  18. SERPScan
  19. SweetIQ
  20. UpCity
  21. WhiteSpark Local Rank Tracker – Go Darren!
  22. ZoomRank

Customer Review Management Services

  1. BazaarVoice – Retailer customer review solution
  2. BirdEye – Generate reviews & publish your Yelp and other 3rd party reviews on your own profiles.
  3. Broadly – Josh Melick’s & Assaf Arkin’s start-up
  4. ChatMeter – Rep management platform
  5. Customer Lobby – SMB review management/generation – Go Ted!
  6. DemandForce – Intuit’s local review, email & social platform targeting Dentists, Auto and probably everyone by now
  8. Get Five Stars – Some local search geniuses (Mike Blumenthal & Don Campbell) brewed this tasty concoction up in the Local lab. Check it out.
  9. – Let’s you create a “spiffy” reviews page that’s not hosted on your site
  10. Modern Comment – Mobile post-purchase review service. Listed only because Gib Olander started it.
  11. MyPresences
  12. Nice Job
  13. OnDemandReviews – They get customer reviews for you
  14. Podium
  15. Reputology
  16. ReviewJump
  17. ReviewPush
  18. ReviewTree
  19. Review Flow (by Bright Local)
  20. Review Trackers
  21. ShoutAboutUs
  22. Sobox (by Avantar)
  23. Vendasta – Rep management platform
  24. Yext Reviews

Store Locator Builders

  1. Placeable
  2. Rio SEO
  3. SIM Partners’ Velocity
  4. Where2GetIt
  5. Yext Pages
  6. Yoast’s Local SEO for WordPress Plugin (No more juicy anchor text for you sir)


  1. ClickX – Online Lead Generation for Local Businesses
  2. ContactUs
  3. Mike Blumenthal’s Amazing Google Places for Business Category Tool
  4. Schema Creator Tool – by Jackson Lo
  5. White Label Local SEO Services – from Local SEO Guide!

We’ll add more later. Feel free to suggest more and provide feedback in the comments.