Top Free USA Business Directories

Growing your online visibility via a local business directory listing (also known as citation building) is integral to your local marketing strategy.

Using business directory listings—like the ones below—will help to increase search rankings, build trust and authority with search engines, and give potential customers a greater chance of finding you online.

There’s a wealth of free business directory lists out there, and we’re confident that this list of the top 50 is the very best place to start if you’re looking for free citations in the USA. If you simply want the best business directories in the USA, regardless of cost, we have you covered there too.

How do I get my business listed on free citation sites in the USA?

We’ve included links to each US business directory so you can go straight to it, create an account, and build your free US business listing. This usually takes around 30-45 mins to do per site.

Alternatively, you can build local citations the easy way by letting our citation specialists do the hard work for you. It’s super easy to do. Rather than spending hours going onto each site yourself, you let us know which sites you want to get listed on and our team will take care of the rest. We charge a simple rate of $20 per listing.

Top 50 Free Business Listing Directories for the USA

Citation Site                                                                    Domain Authority

Apple Maps                                                                     100

Google Business Profile                                          100

LinkedIn Company Directory                               99

Facebook                                                                         96

Bing                                                                                      93

Yelp                                                                                      93

Yahoo Local                                                                    93

Foursquare                                                                      92                                                                               91

mapquest                                                                        89                                                        87

Here Maps                                                                       86

City-Data                                                                          85

Manta                                                                                 81

TomTom                                                                             78

merchantcircle                                                             77

Nextdoor (country variants)                                 77

JustLanded                                                                      77

Angi                                                                                      76

Superpages                                                                     69                                                              68

Ailoq                                                                                    68

Kompass (country variants)                                 67                                                                        66                                                                     66

Lacartes                                                                            61

Brownbook                                                                     61

Storeboard                                                                      60                                  60

Infobel                                                                59                                                          58

HotFrog (country variants)                                    58

YellowBot/7                                                                    57                                                                            56                                                                    56

Tupalo                                                                                 56

TreUp                                                                                   55

Cybo                                                                                    54                                               54

Yellow.Place                                                                   53

Navmii                                                                                53

ShowMeLocal                                                               52                                                            51

iBegin                                                                                  50                                                         50                                                                           49                                                             48                                           48

Localeze                                                                            47                                                                         45                                                          45