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on 06/01/2011 - 08:36 pm |
What is a B2B directory and why is it necessary to register in a B2B directory ? Can a B2B directory target global buyers and sellers and give your business a powerful boost? How do you use a B2B directory? For any businessman involved in B2B trading should know the answer of these questions.
What is a b2b directory?
A b2b directory is a global marketplace for international buyers and sellers. It is an online platform where you can find new products and business partners. Let’s say you are an apparel manufacturer and want buyers to find you from all around the world. The best way to make your company known to the global world is to register with a b2b directory and start promoting apparels there. It is like a yellow pages for traders where all sorts of businesses and business information can be found easily. You may contact any company you feel interested in doing business with.
Advantages of using a B2B directory
You get a chance to introduce your company to global buyers: Introducing your company is the most important part of selling products online. It is always required that your company is known to others. Buyers should know your company profile which depicts your credibility. Every information about your company and your products and services can be presented in a professional manner in a directory.
Display more products which means more buyers and more business: You can give complete details about your products on b2b directories. It is a proven fact that the more products you market, the more buyers you attract. You should always remember that a potential buyer use keywords to find your products. For example, if Supplier X displays 1 product and Supplier Y displays 10 products then obviously Supplier Y will attract 10 times more buyers than Supplier X. Similarly as a supplier, you post 1 product and your direct competitor posts 5 products. If you are attracting 100 buyers through your 1 product then your competitor will be attracting 500 buyers. There is huge difference in it, isn’t it?
Post your latest deals or offers
Whenever there is a new product or deal, you can post it online on a directory. These “Sell Offers” are a great way of attracting buyers . So, post as many offers as you can. You can also edit your offers when the promotion expires or create more offer if you run more campaigns.
Keep track of new offers and services
Another advantage of using a b2b directory is to keep up with the latest market trends through trade alerts. You as a supplier can easily monitor who is the latest entrant in your industry.
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