Posts Tagged ‘Yellow pages are Dying’

The latest from Google says yellow pages are going, going, gone!

Yellow Pages are …

Screen Shot from Google

Google’s suggest search means that these are terms search frequently enough to warrant a “Suggest Search”  True or not if it’s said often enough it becomes reality and the public’s perception is reality.

So what do people think…

yellow pages are dead

yellow pages are dying

and my personal favorite of the bunch… How many yellow pages are there?

But let’s not forget the news papers…

Newspapers are dying too

Suggested or related searches to newspapers

OUCH….

The online public opinion of newspapers…

News Papers are….

dying, dead, obsolete, doomed, and a waste of time.

Of course they still have a little more life in them when compared to the yellow pages as some think the newspapers are

Important, Not Dead

FYI… every honest marketing expert I know has said that the yellow pages are dying… Most of my yellow page reps left their jobs last year.

Is there still a use for Yellow pages… Absolutely. I still believe in using them as a directory… but I don’t expect the dinosaurs to come back to life.

Top 3 effective uses for yellow pages:

3- A booster seat.

2- Kindling for fires.

1- A way to get chicks if you can ripe it in half.

*Related posts: How does the public search for pest control and how should you spend your marketing dollars?