Get Found Locally: Part 4 - Claim Your Business Listings: Bing!
By: June Bachman ~
6/21/2017 9:00:00 AM
Read Part 1 - Get Found Locally - Part 1: How Local Listings Work
Read Part 2 - Get Found Locally - Part 2: Claim Your Business Local Listings
Read Part 3 - Get Found Locally: Part 3 - Claim Your Business Listings: Google My Business
Here are the directions for claiming your BING! Local Listing.
Go to www.bingplaces.com
Click the "GET STARTED" button.
Search for Your Business
Look up your business on the mpa that is provided. If you can't find your business, then you can create a new business listing.
Select CLAIM BUISNESS or CREATE NEW BUSINESS.
Sign In using your Microsoft Account, or Create and Account
Complete the form with your business information
Enter your company information. You will need to go through several sections. Continue to click Next.
BING will request that you confirm you are authorized to manage the business.
Choose your verification method and follow the instructions provided. If you choose to verify by mail, make sure to be on the lookout for a postcard from Google that will arrive in 1-2 weeks. Once the postcard arrives, make sure to follow the steps on the postcard to finish your verification process.
When you receive the postcard – you will need to verify your listing with a pin code.
After receiving your verification postcard, go back go BING, and enter the verification pin code