Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Comparison between Online and Offline Business Directories

By IRFAN Subscribe to RSS | February 3rd 2012 | Views:
loading
 
  



People have been consulting business directories in all parts of the world since ages without any question. Earlier, they used to exist in the form of printed yellow pages directory placed near the telephone set and we used to open them every time we were in need of any number or address either of a sales person or a hospital.

With time, as the technology grew and the medium of internet became easily accessible to the masses, business directories shifted their medium and became visible online in the form of online business directories.

Today, a great variety of online business directories are available on the internet. You can very easily while sitting in one corner of the world can get to know about businesses in the other corner via these online business directories.

The purpose of both offline and online business directories is to provide information regarding businesses of your choice and need. Let us compare both these forms in order to have a clearer picture about their functionality:

a. You can access online business directories while sitting anywhere in the world. Thus, they surely break the geographical barriers whereas off line business directories on the other hand, are only limited in terms of providing information about local businesses to local people in the surroundings. If you living in United States want to know anything related to your category of business in India, then only online business directory can help you in this regard.

b. Online business directories update information on regular basis so they are much more reliable in contrast to offline business directories as they update the information about the business providers on annual basis.

c. Online business directories allow the members to show their product catalogs which is surely not an option in the printed version of these business directories.

d. Online business directories are user friendly as they offer easy search tool and thus are not time consuming where as offline directories require the user to have a detailed look of all the pages in order to find his/her needed information.

Thus, considering the above mentioned comparison, it is crystal clear that online business directories are surely ahead of the game in contrast to their courter part offline directories in the present day world of information technology.

IRFAN - About Author:
business directory

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/article-marketing-articles/comparison-between-online-and-offline-business-directories.htm

Related Article Marketing Articles Subscribe to RSS

Why subscribe to online business directory
Published by IRFAN on February 21st 2012 | Article Marketing
The trend of online business directories has increased a great deal these days not only in the Unite...
 
Business Gas the main supply of power to business
Published by Ashish Pandey on January 21st 2012 | Business
The business gas prices are very important for the running of a business, but it must also be inside...
 
Could using Commercial Catering Equipment be the right choice for your business?
Published by Mary Porter on July 19th 2012 | Business
We’ve been providing commercial catering equipment for more than20 years, and this means we unders...
 
How do energy companies calculate business gas usage?
Published by Sean Burke on May 4th 2012 | Business
The amount of gas your business consumes should be directly proportional to how much you pay.
...
 
How a merchant cash advance can benefit your business
Published by Merchant Cash on March 29th 2012 | Business
Running a business is a big deal indeed, with the different aspects of business needing different st...
 
Printing service: Helps get your business going
Published by Robert Samuels on January 2nd 2012 | Business
There has been an increasing demand for printed items. And this demand is not restricted only for bu...
 
Are you looking for Spray Booths for Sale for your business?
Published by Mary Porter on June 20th 2012 | Business
Spray booths are a useful tool for many firms in a range of different sectors, and there are a numbe...
 
Bring your online business a Magento Expert
Published by Terrypa Sencio on February 5th 2012 | Business
In fact this product is quiet fun and easy when you try it out using the demo.An area of this produc...
 
Are the marketing fulfilment companies really worth their business?
Published by Diego Hall on December 2nd 2011 | Business
Only a marketing fulfilment company can ensure that all your marketing mails are not misplaced as sp...
 
Get all the precision measurement and calibration equipment you need ffor your business all under one roof
Published by Rossbrown Sales on January 17th 2012 | Business
Get all the precision measurement and calibration equipment you need for your business all under one...
 
Avoiding the down sides Involving Corporate and business Homes
Published by Andrew Sebastian on July 30th 2012 | Business
When you go for a vacation, it would be a good idea for you to save a lot of money by preferring to ...
 
Sell a struggling business
Published by Alice Mathew on July 31st 2012 | Business
This article will help you in selling a business which is failing or struggling....
 
How can seo los angeles consultants can help your business become a success through Social Media Marketing?
Published by Jack on June 6th 2012 | Business
The techniques used in Social Media Marketing (SMM) when implemented properly will not just help you...
 
Getting online classifieds work for your business
Published by Ashish Pandey on March 22nd 2012 | Business
To use online classifieds to increase the marketing prospects of the business and to gain profits th...
 
Ensure advantages in business with distribution and fulfillment services
Published by Diego Hall on February 29th 2012 | Business
The distribution and fulfillment services ensure complete fulfillment of consumer orders as per desi...
 
Does your business premises require Laminating machines?
Published by Mary Porter on June 27th 2012 | Business
If you have ever worked in an office you will understand just how much paper can be produced in a si...
 
Accountants for contractors: keep the financial cohesion of your business
Published by Crowin Smith on February 13th 2012 | Business
The business systems that run the economy of the world are completely dependent on the flow of the m...
 
Protect your business and yourself with Liability Insurance
Published by James Wilson on April 9th 2012 | Business
There are many people in this world who are always looking up to start their own business, and if yo...
 
Literature fulfillment and fulfillment ware housing major part of a business
Published by Diego Hall on January 24th 2012 | Business
Literature fulfillment and fulfillment warehousing are two things that are needed for a successful a...
 
Outsourcing Payroll management services for small business in Delhi NCR
Published by Webin Lee on March 6th 2012 | Business
It is cheap to outsource the Accounting and Payroll services from the payroll management company rat...