Our local search engine directory is for Atlanta businesses, residents and tourists. It was custom built to help people easily find products, services, and local things to do
Atlanta, GA (Vocus) October 7, 2010
Today, About Atlanta Incorporated announced a new promotional program to give away free online advertising profile pages to local businesses with an Atlanta area mailing address until January 1, 2011. Local businesses that reside in 16 counties around the greater Atlanta metropolitan area will qualify to receive a free basic profile page on aboutAtlantaGA.com.
“Our local search engine directory is for Atlanta businesses, residents and tourists. It was custom built to help people easily find products, services, and local things to do,” said Anthony Ragland, the User Interface Designer. “We hope local businesses will take advantage of this free online advertising offer and promote their business to the Atlantans and tourists that use our website.”
aboutAtlantaGA.com is neatly organized by 16 primary categories and over 150 sub-categories. Web site users of aboutAtlantaGA.com may conduct searches by keyword, zip code or category to obtain relevant profile pages for local Atlanta businesses.
Local businesses with an Atlanta area mailing address may post a free basic profile page by completing an easy online registration form. Once the About Atlanta editorial department receives the applicant’s online registration, the free basic profile page will be activated within 7 - 10 days. Free basic profiles on aboutAtlantaGA.com include a web page with the business name, slogan, description, phone number, website link, and contact email.
Alternatively, local businesses that want to maximize the effectiveness of their basic profile page may want to sign-up for a premium profile page. Click here to view a YouTube video on how to 'Add Your Business'. aboutAtlantaGA.com premium profile pages include everything offered in a basic profile page, as well as over a dozen more enhancements and features. For example, premium profiles give aboutAtlantaGA.com users the ability to like a local business on Facebook, follow them on Twitter, access company reviews, find Google Maps directions, email profiles to friends, download PDF files and more.
Local businesses interested in a premium profile page may create an account by clicking the "Add Your Business" link on the aboutAtlantaGA.com homepage. When a local business creates an account, they will have access to the aboutAtlantaGA.com dashboard editor, which enables them to create a premium profile page within minutes. Account holders can instantly update their premium profile page with daily deals or seasonal promotions by logging into their dashboard, updating their information, and clicking the save button.
“We are pleased to offer this exciting opportunity to local Atlanta businesses,” says the Editorial Director, Kelly Campbell. “We believe in quality and relevant content. We encourage local businesses to update their profile page often with daily deals, weekly specials or holiday promotions.”
About About Atlanta Incorporated
About Atlanta Incorporated is the founding company of aboutAtlantaGA.com, the local search engine for Atlanta businesses, residents and tourists. The company has expansion plans to develop and launch a local search engine directory in every state in America within 2 years. The web directory software has a scalable code base and system architecture, which allows the developers to quickly deploy new search engine directories in emerging local markets. For more information or to inquire about Investor relations, please call (404) 720-0941 or visit http://www.aboutAtlantaGA.com.
AboutAtlantaGA.com is a Web 2.0 compliant and W3C Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional table-less website with search engine optimized shorthand CSS markup. It is supported by jQuery, JS scripts, PHP applications, and MySQL database administration. The aboutAtlantaGA.com User Interface is compatible with Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and mobile browsers. aboutAtlantaGA.com users are assured the highest level of transaction processing security and data protection from a GeoTrust True Business 256-bit encryption SSL certificate and secure Authorize.net payment gateway.
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