Improving Your Search Results
To improve your Kudzu.com search results, make sure you are taking advantage of all the features available at your chosen profile level. The more information you provide, the easier it is for the consumer to find you. And the easier it is for the consumer to find you, the more clicks, emails and phone calls you get.
Whether you have selected a Basic or Enhanced profile, you want to fill out the following features:
- Add Reviews:
Reviews are important. Ask your best customers to review your company on Kudzu.com. Many consumers make their choice based on the reviews. And we have found having reviews can increase profiles views over 500%!
- Add Deals:
The Deals feature allows you to enter up to three special offers. It also links your business to our special “Deals & Discounts” page, accessible directly from the Kudzu.com home page.
- Add your Website:
Your Kudzu profile will link to your website allowing consumers to learn even more about your business. But don’t worry if you don’t have a website. Your Kudzu profile can stand in as your virtual website.
If you have selected an Enhanced profile, be sure to fill out the following features:
- Add a Video:
Please feel free to upload a short video clip. It’s a great way to show off your services, highlight your special skills or demonstrate your product.
- Add your Logo:
A logo adds credibility and professionalism.
- Add your Portrait:
This gives customers a chance to ‘meet’ you before they call you.
- Add Photos:
Utilize the Logo and Portrait area even if you don’t have a logo for your business. Add images of your shop or office, your crew or equipment. The Photo Album is a great place to showcase your best work and customers love to see before and after photos.
- Add your Marketing Description:
Tell your story – let customers know what makes your business unique and what special services you may offer. Be sure to point out how your services can solve customers’ problems/make their life easier.
- Add your E-mail:
Consumers can reach you easily with the e-mail form on your Kudzu profile. Quickly and easily communicate quotes, schedule appointments and answer questions.
- Add Credentials:
Let customers know what special training, certification or licensing you have received and what associations or trade organizations you belong to.
- Add Attachments:
Have letters of recommendation? Special commendations or awards? Marketing flyers, price sheets, events calendars, newsletters? Other info that differentiates you from your competitors or provides timely details? If you have it, this is the place to show it.
Completing your profile allows consumers to ‘shop’ your business before they call, providing you educated, qualified leads. So take a moment to gather the information you need and fill out your profile – it’s easy and only takes a few minutes.