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How to complain to Google about Yell

How to complain to Google about Yell

Yell sales agents regularly claim that, “Yell is Google’s biggest partner”. They have also made several false claims suggesting that Yell has information on Google’s secret ranking algorithm. Yell’s partnership with Google is a key reason why so many small business...

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Do Google Local Service Ads spell the death of Yell?

Do Google Local Service Ads spell the death of Yell?

Since the demise of the Yellow Pages, Google has played the role of both Yell’s oppressor and its saviour. Had Google never existed, Yell might still have some use as a local business directory. With Google, Yell had an opportunity to sell Google advertising to its...

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Yell Claims Integrity is a “New Value”

Yell Claims Integrity is a “New Value”

Yell staff have posted 135 negative reviews about their experience of working for the company on Glassdoor.com. Most of these reviews claim that customers were mis-sold products and provided no benefit to their business. Yell's Head of Recruitment, Dora Denman, does...

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Is Yell.com Faking your Website Traffic?

Is Yell.com Faking your Website Traffic?

Watch this (11 min) video Video Transcript If you have a website for your business,  one of the things that you are very likely to do is to have something like Google Analytics or some kind of analytics software set up on your website that will allow you to see...

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How To Move Your Website Away From Yell

How To Move Your Website Away From Yell

If you wish to escape an onerous contract with Yell, you may be wondering what will happen to the website Yell may have built for your business. This article explains how to move your site away from Yell and save yourself a considerable amount of money in the process....

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Why Yell Advertising Doesn’t Work

Why Yell Advertising Doesn’t Work

If you browse the posts of the ‘I Hate Yell’ Facebook group, you will see thousands of former Yell customers all making the same complaint, “I spent thousands of pounds on advertising with Yell but saw no results”. Yell’s own staff were recently forced to admit that...

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Yell Admits Business Failings

Yell Admits Business Failings

Since we started highlighting Yell’s business practices, the company has consistently denied any wrongdoing. Yell also claims that complaints regarding their products and business practices are isolated incidents due to a few rogue sales agents. It was therefore...

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