NEW YORK, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext today announced the launch of Bing Global, the expansion of the PowerListings Network into France, and the growth of existing networks in Canada, Switzerland, and the Netherlands with the addition of 6 new publishers.
Yext has published US business location information on Bing since May 2013, and with this global partnership Yext will support Bing's business listing data in 18 countries worldwide, including the U.K., Canada, Germany, Australia, Austria, Brazil, China, Guam, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, and the US Virgin Islands.
Yext has also grown its partnership with MapQuest, adding support in Canada. And Yext extended its support for Pages24 in Switzerland and France, which officially marks Yext's entrance into the country.
Additionally Yext added 4 new local publisher sites in the Netherlands, including Openingstijden, De Telefoongids, Vinden.nl, and Zoeken.nl, greatly enhancing Yext's presence in the country.
"Bing is one of the most popular search engines in the US and around the globe," said Howard Lerman, Yext Co-Founder & CEO. "The addition of Bing to the PowerListings Network strengthens our global offering and accelerates our market leadership in digital presence management."
Yext puts fresh location data in maps for over 400,000 business locations around the world. With Yext, marketers can manage their digital presence across 90+ leading local search and mapping apps, now including:
Global (supports 18 countries)
Yext lets companies manage their digital presence in online maps, directories and apps. Over 400,000 businesses make millions of monthly updates across 85+ exclusive global partners, making Yext the global market leader. Digital presence is a fundamental need for all 50 million businesses in the world, and Yext's mission is perfect location information in every hand.
Yext is based in the heart of New York City with 350 employees and was named to Forbes Most Promising Companies in 2014 and 2015 and Fortune's Best Places to Work 2014.