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WordPress 3 Site Blueprints by Heather R. Wallace

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Chapter 8. Project 8: Building a Local Business Directory

All over the world people are looking for local businesses to hire while local businesses are searching for clients to serve. Just imagine how grateful both would be if you managed to bring the two together. It's by building a WordPress-powered local business directory that you can do just that.

Unlike some of the other projects detailed in this book, this one requires no premium plugins or premium themes. Instead, it can be completed using only free resources. With the combination of plugins, custom pages, and the right configurations and edits you will be able to build a directory where businesses in a particular area can showcase themselves.

Sure, a local business directory is beneficial ...

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