Last Updated July 31, 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.

Yext PowerListings(affiliate link)

Yext Powerlistings automatically update your business’ information across 50+ top local search sites out there including GoogleMyBusiness, Facebook, Yelp, Yahoo Local, SuperPages, etc.  They also now do review monitoring and analytics.  It’s not free but the amount of time it can save you is huge.  Check it out here.

Here’s their fancy graphic showing where they send their data:

Full Disclosure: We get paid every time someone buys a Powerlisting via that link.  It’s not much, but it helps keep the lights on at the blog – and we do think it’s a great service. Ok, end of shill.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Citation-Related Tools/Business Listings Management

Check out these services and tools from Local SEO Guide:

 

Other Citation Services

Citation Burst & Google+ Local Analysis Tool (by Bright Local)

GoDaddy’s Local Business Listings

Local Site Submit

Moz Local – see my review of Moz Local

MyPresences

NapTuneListings by Milestone Marketing

NavAds.eu

Qiigo.com – Pronounced “Key-Go”

Single Platform – Owned by Constant Contact

Synup

Uberall

Universal Business Listing

Whitespark Local Citation Finder: Excellent tool that finds citations for top-ranked businesses for specific local queries in Google

Yext PowerListings

Local Rank Tracking Tools

Analytics SEO

Authority Labs

Bright Local Search Rank Checker – 1 Month Free Trial

Catalyst EMarketing Tools: Linda Buquet has a great selection of nifty free local SEO tools including a lat/lon checker and a rank checker.

Georanker

GetStat

LinkDex

Local Search Tool

LocalVox

Moz.com Pro Rank Tracker

MyPresences

MySEOLabs

MySEOTool

Places Scout

RankAce

RankTrackr

RankWatch

SERPS.com

SERPScan

SweetIQ

UpCity

WhiteSpark Local Rank Tracker – Go Darren!

ZoomRank

Customer Review Management Services

BazaarVoice – Retailer customer review solution

BirdEye – Generate reviews & publish your Yelp and other 3rd party reviews on your own profiles.

Broadly – Josh Melick’s & Assaf Arkin’s start-up

ChatMeter – Rep management platform

Customer Lobby – SMB review management/generation – Go Ted!

DemandForce – Intuit’s local review, email & social platform targeting Dentists, Auto and probably everyone by now

FreeReviewMonitoring.com

Get Five Stars – Some local search geniuses (Mike Blumenthal & Don Campbell) brewed this tasty concoction up in the Local lab. Check it out.

Grade.us – Let’s you create a “spiffy” reviews page that’s not hosted on your site

Modern Comment – Mobile post-purchase review service. Listed only because Gib Olander started it.

MyPresences

OnDemandReviews – They get customer reviews for you

Podium

Reputology

ReviewJump

ReviewPush

ReviewTree

Review Flow (by Bright Local)

Review Trackers

Sobox (by Avantar)

Vendasta – Rep management platform

Store Locator Builders

Placeable

Rio SEO

SIM Partners’ Velocity

Where2GetIt

Yext Pages

Yoast’s Local SEO for WordPress Plugin (No more juicy anchor text for you sir)

Miscellaneous

ClickX – Online Lead Generation for Local Businesses

ContactUs

Mike Blumenthal’s Amazing Google Places for Business Category Tool

Schema Creator Tool – by Jackson Lo

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.