Customize the taxonomy of your online directory, by creating categories and sub-categories relevant to your target industries or niche.
Provide powerful search functionality to find desired listings using multiple filters like keyword search and location-based search.
Comprehensive business details: basic info, working hours, payment modes, product catalog, brochures, price lists, photos, contact details and map, offers, and user reviews.
Allow businesses to distribute coupons and showcase special offers on their listing pages. The coupons and offers tab on the listing page provides a convenient way to attract new customers by publishing timed coupons/offers, which are automatically unpublished upon expiry.
With share buttons and a dedicated review section on each listing page, businesses can get the ultimate reputation boost from consumer ratings/reviews and social sharing activity. Clients can also include links to their social profiles and drive active engagement on social media.
Provide an intuitive and dedicated dashboard to your business clients to add and manage their business listings. Let them manage listing content and SEO, track page views of their listing, as well as choose to sponsor or feature the listing – for greater visibility.
Easily monetize business directory by allowing businesses to promote their listings. The app allows Free, Sponsored and Featured listings. Easily customize benefits and pricing of each tier.
Optimize listings by defining custom attributes for each category/sub-category. Ensure that each business listing includes key information relevant to the category/ sub-category.
Use the built-in SEO manager to fine-tune the SEO of business listings and category pages. Gain maximum leverage from the search engine driven traffic by optimizing business listings via targeted keywords.
Intuitive staff backend to manage, moderate the listings. Easily upgrade, edit, or delete listings, and manage the SEO settings. Dashboard notifications about user activity and pending approvals.
Manage your complete editorial workflow with the intuitive admin panel. Define roles and permissions, define categories/sub-categories, and also set moderation policies for user submissions.
An inbuilt facility to upload business listings content to your directory in bulk using CSV format. You can also use the facility to migrate your existing directory from another platform to BlackMonk.
This feature allows you to get your directory up and running without waiting for businesses to add their listing voluntarily. Such listings, which are created by your staff members or uploaded via CSV, can later be claimed by actual business owners. After claiming a listing, business owners can edit and promote the listing from the contributor dashboard.