Business owners wear many hats while operating their enterprises and must be vigilant in monitoring the competition. Sabira Arefin, founder and CEO of LocalBlox, has announced that the firm offers a social networking platform to assist local businesses increase their visibility, build their brands and maintain constant contact with local consumers.
“Local interactive marketing at LocalBlox is more than just a business listing online,” said Arefin. “It’s an innovative new local social networking site connecting neighbors and neighborhoods. About 80 percent of consumer spending takes place within a 20-mile radius of each consumer’s home. Your business needs an active online profile to get more exposure to potential customers, making it easy to find you.”
In the new economy, consumers are conducting more local searches for the products and services they need. The social networking platform at LocalBlox provides the means for companies to connect with potential customers at the local level to increase commerce and create financially stable neighborhoods.
LocalBlox provides the means for business owners to offer tips and share experiences on the LocalBlox wall, and businesses receive a free listing in the firm’s comprehensive directory. Participation requires only a few minutes each day to increase visibility, create a respected online presence, and build long-term relationships with local customers.
Consumers place a high value on the recommendations of friends, family and neighbors, and business members can request that satisfied customers let others know through online reviews. Businesses that earn three favorable reviews receive a free featured listing in LocalBlox, and those that receive seven or more earn a LocalBlox business award.
High-tech software and services represent a considerable investment and are often out of reach of small business budgets. LocalBlox provides SEO services for members to help them achieve better search engine rankings, mobile apps, downloadable software and an array of business resources. Optional services are reasonably priced, allowing members to promote their business and to create and sustain marketing plans that bring customers to their door.
Business owners at LocalBlox are doing more than just enhancing their endeavors and reaching new customers. They’re also providing crucial support for local charitable organizations. LocalBlox donates a portion of the site’s revenues back to local communities to help create strong neighborhoods.
Fans can follow LocalBlox on Twitter at http://twitter.com/#!/localblox,
on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/LocalBlox/154359714584837
The LocalBlox social networking platform provides the means for businesses to maintain contact with local consumers, promote their products and services, and grow their business concerns throughout their communities. The firm is dedicated to connecting local businesses and consumers to build strong, stable neighborhoods. Members enjoy reviews, rewards and increased revenues with LocalBlox and consumers save time and money by shopping locally for a mutually beneficial experience.
For more information, visit the website at http://localblox.com.