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Ratings and Reviews

Ever had a plumber go the extra mile for you? How about the mechanic who always ensures your car is super clean after a service? Reviews on  finda are a great way to let your fellow Kiwis know about the great service you’ve had from local Kiwi businesses. Had a less than stellar experience with [...]

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Adding a review

User Review Guidelines All reviews should be based on a personal experience with a business and their services. Be honest, constructive and helpful. Stay objective and avoid naming anyone in your review. Also, try not to be emotional in your review and stick to the facts. When writing your review, feel free to add a [...]

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What happens after I list my business

All business listings placed on finda.co.nz are manually approved by our team and moderation will take a few business days. We check the business listing for the following: Spelling errors Incorrect business category Incorrect business location Business website Business email Correct phone numbers Is an actual business Is a New Zealand based business It meets [...]

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10 tips to get the most out of your finda.co.nz listing

You’ve got a great business, you’ve invested in a website, you are found online in “Google” – but are you forgetting something? Local search, an extension of the old “Yellow Pages” is THE way businesses are being found today. Can customers find YOUR business? Here are 10 tips to get the most out of your [...]

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Using local search to drive traffic

“Why should I list my business online when I rank well with Google?” With over 10 million pages being added to the internet every day, it’s not an easy thing to drive traffic to your business or website. So why should a business invest more time, effort and money into getting their business listed in [...]

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How can a local search & online directory help my business?

Businesses today are bombarded from all angles by the promise of ‘more leads, more sales, more customers’ – if you list here, advertise there, or get online. Many of these promises require large outlays of money, money most small businesses in New Zealand struggle to justify spending. Advertising is a proven way to increase the [...]

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Tracking my own site?

We recommend that any website you create should have some tracking applied too it. This allows you to monitor your site and learn where people come from and what they are looking for. finda.co.nz recommends the use of Google Analytics for site tracking, it is free and has a wide range of statistics gathered

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How does finda collect stats?

finda.co.nz’s system automatically collects information from each page that is displayed. This information helps us to continue to refine our site and provide you with information about your business listing. finda.co.nz does not use any cookies to collect statistical information about site users, instead we simply count pages, and interactions for display to our business [...]

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Understanding your listing

finda.co.nz collects a variety of statistics about your business. Search Results – if your listing shows on a search results page Views – the number of people visiting your listing page Emails – the number of people sending an email from your listing page to you Web links – the number of people clicking the [...]

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Appeals?

Can I appeal if my business is not approved? If our team decide not to approve your business, we will tell you why via email it does not pass our guidelines. If you are able to resolve the issue we will welcome your business listing. If you feel we are being unfair you are welcome [...]

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