How to claim your Yelp listing

Are you a brick and mortar business?  Need help claiming your Yelp listing and making it shine?  No problem!

Here is a step by step guide on how to claim your listing and get it in tip top shape!

Step 1:  Find your business listing on Yelp.

[Please note:  If you are not currently listed, create your listing.  This typically takes 24-48 hours to go through the Yelp verification process.  Once verified, you can begin the claiming process.]

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Step 2:  Visit the Yelp for Business Owners Page and click “Claim my Business.”

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Step 3:  Search for your business.

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Step 4:  Find your business and click “Claim.”

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Step 5:  Create your business account.

Screen Shot 2013-09-19 at 4.18.26 PMStep 6:  Yelp will verify your listing by calling the phone number listed on the Yelp listing.  You must enter the 4 digit pin they provide when they call.  The final three stages look like this:



yelp-busines-call-confirm-successStep 7:  Congratulations!  Your listing is now claimed and you can begin to update!  Here is a visual of your dashboard:

revenue_estimator_screenshotStep 8:  You can now begin by updating these important areas:

  • Business Information.  Make sure everything is accurate.
  • Photos.  The more the better!
  • Reviews.  You should always respond to reviews, positive or negative.





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