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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  1. Go to Iseowo
  2. Click on Add Listing in the top right corner (on desktop) or at the top in menu (on mobile)

 

 

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

 

 

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  1. You will be prompted to Sign in to your  profile if you haven’t already. If you do not have a profile on Iseowo, there is no need to worry, you can continue with the submission process.

 

  1. 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 on Iseowo however, ensure to verify the correctness of the details supplied.)
  • Click on Turn Me On button in the Fill-O-Bot
  • Search your business name in the Listing Title field.
  • Update the other fields not automatically filled by Fill-O-Bot!

 

If your business is NOT on Google Places/ Google My Business

  • Do not make use of Fill-O-Bot!
  • Continue with manual submission of listing details

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

  1. 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.

 

  1. Fill your Phone Number

 

  1. Fill your WhatsApp Number

 

  1. Fill your Website URL

 

  1. Fill/Add your Business Hours

  

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

 

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

 

  1. Choose your Price Range

 

  1. Fill your Price From and Price To

 

  1. 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.

 

  1. 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.

 

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

 

  1. Fill your Tags or Keywords (Comma separated): These keywords or tags will help your listing to be found in search results, separated 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! You can find keywords or tags (features) specific for your business category here (how to use guests)

 

  1. 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.

 

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

 

  1. 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.

 

  1. Upload Business Logo

 

  1. If you do not have an Iseowo 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.

 

  1. Click Save & Preview to view how your business listing would appear if you complete the submission process.

 

 

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  1. 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 on Iseowo. It is a personalized Contact Form for business owners in which Users/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.

 

  1. Click Pay and publish

 

 

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  1. 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: please note the following as they are needed to complete payment.

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

 

  1. Go on to Pay the amount on the invoice, the Balance Due.

 

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.

 

PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Ensure you have correct information from the issued Invoice.
  • Billed to (Your Username and Email address)
  • Invoice number (e.g. #785412545)
  • Payment method (e.g. Direct / Wire method)
  • Bank account details
  • Balance due or amount paid.
  • Go on to Pay the amount on the invoice, the Balance Due.

N.B. You can access the invoice via your Iseowo Dashboard (Invoice > PENDING > View)

 

  1. Send an email containing the above details to sales@iseowong.com.