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Your Ultimate DIY Marketing Platform! Simply Be Found


Last Updated on: 23rd April 2024, 06:49 pm

Welcome to the era of do-it-yourself marketing, where taking control of your promotional activities can lead to unprecedented growth and visibility for your local business. Simply Be Found is not just a tool—it’s a revolutionary platform designed to empower you and your team to manage your marketing effectively from a single point of access. Let’s delve into how this platform can transform your approach to marketing and help your business thrive by increasing your local visibility.

Understanding Simply Be Found

First, it’s crucial to address a common misunderstanding: Simply Be Found is not a service that does the marketing for you. Instead, we provide a robust platform that serves as your ultimate DIY marketing toolkit. This means that while we equip you with the tools, the action and execution are in your hands. You know your business best, and who better to promote it than you and your team?

Getting Started

Upon signing up, you’ll set up your account and choose a plan that fits your business’s needs. From there, connecting your Google Business Profile is your first step. This profile is central to your marketing strategy—it’s the hub where the magic begins. Through this connection, you can leverage the three pillars essential to effective online marketing: content, authority, and trust.

The Three Pillars

  1. Content: Creating and distributing valuable content helps establish your business as a knowledgeable leader in your industry.
  2. Authority: By sharing expertise and insights, you build authority, which in turn boosts your credibility and visibility in search results.
  3. Trust: Engaging consistently and transparently with your customers fosters trust, which is critical for customer retention and attraction.

The To-Do List: Your Roadmap to Success

Simply Be Found provides a structured to-do list, guiding you through each step necessary to enhance your local visibility. This approach simplifies what can often be a complex and overwhelming process. Each action you complete on the list is designed to create more opportunities for local customers to discover your business.

Marketing On Your Terms

With plans starting from free to premium, there’s a suitable option for every business size and budget. The higher-tier plans offer additional support, like post generation upon request, but the core idea remains the same—you drive the marketing efforts. We’re here to support and guide you, but the initiative must come from you.

Multifaceted Discovery

Our platform ensures that your business can be found through various channels:

  • Voice Search: Be accessible when customers use voice-activated devices to find local businesses.
  • Local Search: Enhance your visibility in search engine results for local queries.
  • Maps: Ensure your business appears accurately on maps and navigation apps.
  • Directories: Get listed in relevant business directories to broaden your reach.

The Impact of DIY Marketing

Embracing a DIY approach to marketing not only reduces costs but also puts you in direct control of your brand’s narrative. Engaging actively with the tools and resources provided by Simply Be Found translates into more effective marketing, higher sales, and better business growth. Taking charge of your marketing efforts ensures that they truly resonate with your brand’s unique voice and customer needs.

We’ve Got Your Back

While Simply Be Found facilitates your marketing endeavors, remember that our team is here to support you every step of the way. From initial setup to ongoing strategy refinement, we provide the support you need to maximize your use of the platform. However, remember that this journey requires your proactive engagement and commitment.


If you’re ready to take your local business to the next level, Simply Be Found is your go-to platform. With tools designed to enhance your visibility and engage more effectively with local customers, the potential for growth is immense. Check us out at, and discover how our platform can make your business not just found—but preferred by local customers. Join us, and let’s grow together!

About the author:

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Rob Downey

Robert Downey: Revolutionizing Local Marketing and Voice Search Optimization Robert Downey is a distinguished figure in the dynamic world of local marketing and digital innovation. As the co-founder of, he has proven to be a master in local marketing strategy and a pioneer in voice search optimization. With a career spanning nearly three decades, Robert has dedicated himself to enhancing the visibility of small businesses and fostering stronger connections between these enterprises and their local communities. Robert's journey in the marketing realm began in 1995, and since then, he has led over 1,000 marketing campaigns, contributing significantly to developing more than 5,000 websites. His expertise spans various industries, equipping him with a nuanced understanding of their unique challenges and opportunities. This extensive experience broadens his skill set and cements his position as a thought leader in local business marketing. One of the keys to Robert's success is his ability to deliver impactful results using local SEO strategies. He excels in this area, demonstrating that businesses can use small advertising budgets to be successful. Instead, they need the right strategies to reach consumers actively seeking their services. His approach needs to include the importance of bridging the gap between local businesses and potential customers, which has often hindered the growth and visibility of many small businesses. As a fourth-generation entrepreneur, the entrepreneurial spirit runs deep in Robert's veins. This heritage has ingrained in him a profound understanding of business growth and evolution, especially crucial in the fast-paced startup environment. At, he applies this strategic vision to simplify the local business discovery process, leading to significant growth of the platform, an expanded user base, and increased revenue streams. Beyond Simply Be Found, Robert's achievements include launching over ten successful online businesses and startups, a testament to his versatility and expertise in the digital business landscape. He brings a unique blend of programming skills, marketing acumen, and business development experience, offering a fresh and invaluable perspective to today's digitally-centered business challenges. In essence, Robert Downey is more than just a local marketing expert. He is a catalyst for growth, a digital marketing innovator, and a mentor to businesses striving for success. His extensive experience, profound industry knowledge, and unwavering dedication to the success of small businesses make him an indispensable ally for any business aiming to enhance its local presence and achieve sustainable growth.

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