Top 10 Free Local Business Directories For Small Businesses in India


Local businesses have always faced the challenge of being found on the internet. As a local business you may not be able to afford a website or perform Search Engine optimization to be found on Google Search Engine.

What can a local business do to address this problem?

There are various free business directories where you can list you company contact detail. Even some paid business listing can cost must lesser than a Website and SEO.

Now first time in India there is a dedicated business directory for Vehicle Transportation services. Vehicle transport service providers can attain a listing from Rs 1500 PA on

The benefit of listing with is that they give you a listing which looks like a website and do SEO to get your listing rank higher on google.

Some free business directories are:

1) Google Places

Google My Business

Google places provide you better exposure for your business. Add your business details on Google Places for my business so that your business could get found during the local Google searches.

Creating an account for your Business listing on Google is very simple. So if you don’t have one get your Business page listed now.

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2) IndiaMart

IndiaMART is India’s largest online B2B marketplace. IndiaMART is an Indian internet limited company headquartered at Noida. IndiaMART offers small & medium sized businesses to generate business leads. It plays a pioneering role in promoting SME business in the country.

Free listing at IndiaMART


3) Justdial


Justdial had launched its first local search engine in the year 2007 in India. It is India’s popular search engines that provide all B2B and B2C products and services over the Phone, Web, Mobile and by SMS.

Just Dial also has offices across India in Ahmebabad, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Chennai.

Free listing on Just Dial

Just Dial

4) Yellow Pages

Yellow Pages India, Business Directory India

‘Yellow pages’ is an online business directory for small and medium business listing in India and all over countries including Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia elsewhere. You can add photos, videos, catalogues, menus, offers and announcements and you can also track the popularity and manage your business listing at any time.

5) Yellow Pages- Sulekha

Sulekha Yellow Pages India

Yellow Pages provides you with a app as (

Sulekha provides to all your local needs to businesses. It provides free listing as well as paid listing, Classified ads and lots more. You can find here list of business contact addresses, phone numbers, user ratings and reviews.

Get your business listed on Sulekha in 3 simple steps:

Sulekha Yellow Pages



Linkedin is a popular social networking site especially for professionals and business oriented people. Anyone register here ABSOLUTELY FREE. The goal of the site is to allow registered members to establish and document networks of people they know and trust professionally. You market your business through these professional contacts by creating a company page with Linkedin.

Sign Up with Linkedin >>


7) Yahoo! local

Yahoo Local

Yahoo local allows you to find business and services near you. Advertise your local business and reach new customers across multiple advertising channels in minutes with Yahoo Local Ad Kit.

Yahoo provides three different types of listings. It has enhanced listing options for its paid customers. Get noticed online with a richer listing including photos and detailed company information.

List your Local business with Yahoo for FREE

Online Local Advertising from Yahoo

8) Asklaila

asklaila - Local information service

Asklaila is a leading Indian local search engines integrates local search, classifieds and ecommerce services, enhanced by member blogs, answers, reviews and ratings in marketplaces including: property, cars, home needs, office needs, education and training, lifestyle, movies, gadgets, travel and dining etc.

Add a listing with Laila



Hotfrog INDIA

Hotfrog makes your business stand out in places like Google. is a list of all small business hubs in India. It allows online search users the ability to find business products and services via the online business directory listings.

You can register your business free. It also has a paid listing feature which allows companies to register their business and receive premium positions in the search results for a fixed fee.

Create your business profile with Hotfrog for free.

Hotfrog INDIA

10) Yalwa

Business Directory - Yalwa™ India

Yalwa is a 100% free online business directory providing any type of business listing all over India. It helps you to advertise locally and get found nationwide simultaneously, creating online presence and generating leads for your business.

Add a Free business listing in India with Yalwa and help local customers find your business.

Business Directory - Yalwa™ India

There are many free business listing solutions available but what is important is being found online.

Advantage of being registered with a website that is specially designed for Truck transportation business : is the only directory promoting transporters in India

  • Get more customers as is being marketed online and offline
  • Cost effective solution, much cheaper than a website. What’s better you get a listing that looks like a website

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About Roopali Parandekar

Roopali Parandekar is MD at SATEJ INFOTECH PVT. LTD. Prior to this position she lived and worked in the UK for 7 years. An MBA by education she has an eye for detail and is a very keen learner. She is an expert in Social Media Management and a regular blogger. She writes about latest development in Social Media, Web designing & development, SEO and software applications.