Canadian Contractor

Steve Payne   

Yellow Pages are dead. Do you agree?

Canadian Contractor Business

Let us know if you think Yellow Pages still has some advertising value

We’ve had a lot of discussion lately about the best way to promote a residential contracting business on the web.

Although contractors aren’t usually writers, blogging about your business online – not just having a basic website – is something that more and more contractors are telling us about.

Here’s a comment from Joe Seaborne of Calgary Pro Painting (



“Yes it is worth it to blog. Yellow Pages are dead so any business wanting to advertise must have a strong online presence. Blogging is a great way to show your expertise and if nothing else it is a great way to get free links.

From my personal experience I have noticed a fairly good increase in the amount of traffic I get to my websites after I started blogging more.”



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