How to Create a Business Listing

This guide is going to show you how to create your business listing. If you fancy the idea of creating your free directory listing on eLearning Industry, the largest and fastest growing independent online community for eLearning Professionals, read this guide and follow the steps described below.

Navigate to the Business Listings Management Page.

Click Add New in the upper-right corner of the companies list to create a new one.

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In the popup window, enter the Company Name (1), the Category (2) and click on Add Company (3). Please note that the Category cannot be changed afterwards.

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You will then be redirected to the business listing editor.

Now it’s time to fill the business listing with your details. Displayed below is the information you will need to enter:

1. Logo
2. Company name (75 char. max)
3. Summary (250 char. max)
4. Links to social media profiles (optional)
5. Website
6. Full description (min 100 words, max 500 words)
7. Founding year (optional)
8. Location
9. Phone Number (optional)
10. Email

To make changes, click on the pencil icon edit-icon next to the section you want to modify. This will open the section's editor, which will differ depending on the section. For example, this is what the description section editor will look like:

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When you're done editing each field, click SAVE to save your changes or CANCEL to discard them.

The completion meter will be your guide to article completion. You can click on "See what is missing" at any time to see the sections that are still not complete.

When your article is 100% done, you will be given the option to submit it for review by clicking on the corresponding button next to the completion meter.

Once approved, your business listing will be posted.

Learn how to view your Stats here.