May 7, 2019
Press release: 7th May, London
Asian Locals has added unique features to the business directory to promote small Asian businesses in the UK. The impact-focused online listing for small businesses has a founding principle to build awareness by showcasing brands, products, and services to the right audience.
Asian Locals, is the UK’s fastest growing Asian business directory. The smart and business centered features are set to help small business owners to reach out to the Asian Community in the UK cost effectively.
Asian businesses will benefit from the marketing innovations and direct links to the Asian community in the UK. The directory exists to help Asian businesses thrive in the UK. The inclusive features such as social media promotion, guest blogging and targeted promotions aims to boost brand awareness and credibility of small Asian Businesses in the UK.
“The cost-effective advertising concepts illustrate our knowledge of the market, significant relationships and the needs of small Asian business owners for flexibility and control when marketing their businesses” said the PR office.
For the myriad of challenges that small businesses face in the UK, Asian business owners have been feeling the most pinch. It is challenging to accurately target an audience that is scattered, on a small budget. Asian Locals help Asian businesses to maximize the value of online marketing through laser targeting. It’s no longer about the masses, but about small groups of Asian consumers that are willing to buy.
“We have designed Asian Locals to help small Asian businesses afloat through cost-effective marketing approaches so that, they can continue to succeed without wasting big budget on generic promotions.”
The new laser targeting promises immense benefits, among them are speedy brand visibility and a shortening of the sales cycle. The Asian Business Directory handles nurturing of leads with intuitive offers and subtle suggestions. Over some time, that’s expected to manifest in increased page landings for businesses that are listed.
6 out of 10 small businesses do not have an online presence. Asian Locals helps businesses over-come the problem of not having a website. Businesses can publish their brand message, contact details and latest offers on the online business directory. Apart from that, they can also share their social links. Businesses with a website can publish their website address. These links will help channeling leads to their respective products or service pages. This will greatly help the Asian companies to climb up the online search results for even better prospects.
The new PR mandate of Asian Locals aims at helping Asian Business brands build a positive reputation. The site works for all businesses, including Asian jewellery, Pakistani dresses, Asian bridal wear, Asian food and Indian restaurants among others. Asian Locals help Asian businesses leverages the power of reviews to help them come across as credible and reliable.
“Asian Locals grew from many complementary concepts. The first and perhaps the most prominent reason is that the site connects the community of Asian locals. The concept was to bring together buyers and sellers that respect and understand the Asian way of life in the UK. From a marketing perspective, we help businesses grow through relationships. We start and nurture customer, business and investor relationships.”
84 % of customers trust online reviews, according to data by Bright Local. Asian Locals now has a review feature that enables a business to invite feedback from their customers which gets published along with their business information. The reviews are shown to all customers flocking the directory to see. It helps to build brand loyalty for repeat business. Because of the ever-growing significance of reviews, this small business advertising platform has expanded the feature.
The Asian community in London is closely knit. For customers that want a taste of Indian food, need Asian wedding planners or want to buy Pakistani trinkets, Radio or TV will be the last place they go to look for advertisements. The internet brings together all these customers and business owners. The internet is a big space and so Asian Locals exists to ease the process and match up businesses to the right customers.
Customers that need to send out Asian wedding invitations, redo their Asian clothes or feed their families now have easy access to the providers of these products and services on Asian Locals. The online business directory lists the business for a year: simple, effective and no hidden costs.
Apart from pairing businesses to a targeted customer base, Asian Locals also nurtures B2B relationships. Businesses can find businesses. Asian business can find suppliers of raw materials or like-minded business owners to partner with. Investors can also use the Asian business directory to find prospective businesses to invest in.
About Asian Locals
Asian Locals is a business directory for small Asian business owners in the UK. The list thrives on a professionally designed website that serves as a showcase window for products, services, and brands. The directory is built on a mandate to help Asian businesses increase their brand awareness, build a positive reputation and improve sales leads.
The directory currently comprises of hundreds of small and medium Asian businesses and is growing daily. It includes providers of Asian wedding services, Pakistani dresses, Indian catering, Indian food, Asian jewelry, Photography, Asian beauty products, and home décor products and services among others.
Asian jewellery sellers: Asian Locals markets businesses that deal in Indian jewelry, Kundan necklaces, bridal jewelry, gold jewelry, diamond bangles, polki jewelry and more.
Asian restaurant: The business directory lists Asian restaurants, cake shops, Indian food shops and Asian caterers in the UK.
Asian clothes: Asian Locals lists Asian clothes stores, Asian designers’ clothes, Pakistani dress sellers and Indian wedding dress sellers among others.
Asian wedding suppliers: The Asian business directory lists Indian wedding planners, Asian photographers, Henna artists and Asian wedding decoration providers in the UK.