This article outlines step-by-step submission of a business listing on Iseowo. Accompanying images give more pictorial details. Depending on your choice of subscription plan, you may or may not see some of the features listed below. You however would not see any feature not listed here. We keep updating Iseowo and more features are on the way. You can suggest artisan business features as well.

 

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Click on Add Listing in the top right corner (on desktop) or at the top in menu (on mobile)

 

 

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On the Select Your Plan Page, choose your plan and click on CONTINUE.

 

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You will be prompted to Sign in to your  profile if you haven’t already. If you do not have a profile, you can continue with the submission process. You will be able to create one alongside the listing Submission.

 

Google My Business

If your business is on Google Places / Google My Business, follow the following steps…

Make use of Fill-O-Bot! (This automatically fills in business details already on Google places into the listing submission page. Ensure to crosscheck to verify the correctness of the details supplied.)

Click Turn Me On

Search your business name in the Listing Title field. Afterwards, fill other fields not automatically filled by Fill-O-Bot!

 

If you do not have Google My Business,do not make use of Fill-O-Bot!

Fill your business listing title e.g. Iseowo Carpentry Works

 

Fill your business tagline/motto e.g. Everything Wood Works

 

Fill your Location (then choose the most appropriate among the suggestions) e.g. Ibadan, Nigeria

 

Fill your Full Address : you can use any of 3 ways to input your full address.

Search by Google (default): start typing and select your google map location from google suggestions. This is for the map and also for locating your business.

 

Manual Coordinates: input manually the latitude and longitude of your business full address.

 

Drop Pin: clicking this option opens up a lightbox where you can drag the location around and drop it on your business location.

 

Fill your Phone Number

 

Fill your WhatsApp Number

 

Fill your Website URL

 

Fill/Add your Business Hours

  

Choose your Business Category: the specific artisan category you belong to e.g. Carpenter.

 

Select your Listing features (tick as appropriate for your business) and ADDITIONAL BUSINESS INFO (tick as appropriate for your business)

 

Choose your Price Range

 

Fill your Price From and Price To

 

Fill your Add Description field: ensure you include all your business is all about. Make use of the Text Editor features, make bold important words and italicize accordingly. You can include links to your important pages as well.

 

Fill your FAQ (Frequently Asked Question(s) for your business. Give answers to questions your customers often ask you.) You can add as many FAQs as you wish.

 

Fill links to your business social media profiles: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram. Fill the fields if you have profiles on the respective platforms.

 

Fill your Tags or Keywords (Comma separated): These keywords or tags will help your listing to be found in search results, separate the keywords or tags with a comma. The list of keywords or tags should be related to your business, each of your products and/or services you render can be a tag! Here are some suggested Tags.

 

Fill the Your Business Video (optional) field: if you have a business video, upload it to a video sharing platform e.g. YouTube and fill in the link to the video.

 

Upload Images about your business: maximum of 4 images, not more than 4MB.

 

Upload your Featured Image: this is the first image of your business that users will see in search results. You are advised not to use your business Logo but any Image that depicts your business.

 

Upload Business Logo

 

If you do not have a profile, the next fields will require you to create one.

Enter your Email

Enter User Name

Tick the I Agree box to agree to our Terms and Conditions.

 

Click Save & Preview to view how your business listing would be displays after you complete the submission process.

 

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The Preview page: you can view the listing before it is made public. You can also make Edits or go on to Pay.

 

 

Bonus feature

A Lead or Contact Form is automatically created for every listing. It is a personalized Contact Form for business owners, Customers can fill to get in touch with business owners via email. It is a more formal form of contact unlike WhatsApp chats or a text message.

 

Click Pay and publish

 

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The Payment checkout.

 

Select your listing

Select Bank Transfer

Select PROCEED TO NEXT

Apply a Coupon code if you have one

Tick the Terms and Conditions box

Select PROCEED TO NEXT again

Now, you will get An Invoice.

 

Payment Invoice

Note the following as they are needed to complete payment.

Billed to (Your Username and Email address)
Invoice number (e.g. #785412545)
Bank account details
Balance due or amount paid.

 

Payment Instructions

Go on to Pay the amount on the invoice, the Balance Due. Checkout the Payment Instructions to know how to validate the Payment.

Please note, if any of the Invoice details displayed on the invoice does not tally with our records, activation of your listing might be delayed till it is resolved.

 

You can now GO BACK TO DASHBOARD while we process your business listing. You will be informed via email when the listing is approved.

 

Contact Us if you have any questions.