Milestone Announces Milestone Pages: Schema-powered Local Pages for location-based businesses
- Milestone Pages, dynamic local pages with locator engine, powered by Milestone CMS and Milestone Local for retailes, automotive suppliers, banks, medical industry and any location-based business
- Voice-search enabled local pages with features like automated geo identification
- Advanced SEO-friendly features that help local pages outrank content by 3rd party review sites
- AMP support
- Advanced engagement features like products and services, FAQ pages, local events, tips and team pages
- Embedded location-specific reviews to provide greater confidence to consumers
- Custom designs that are brand-friendly and seamless with your website presence
San Jose, CA – At SMX West in San Jose, CA today, Milestone Inc. announced the immediate availability of Milestone Pages, Milestone's new solution designed to help location based businesses with multiple locations highlight location information for consumers. "Milestone Pages is an important new product for Milestone," said Milestone CEO, Anil Aggarwal. "Milestone Pages leverages the power of our award-winning CMS and Location platforms to create location pages that leverage the latest technologies to create engaging and easily found local pages for our customers," continued Mr. Aggarwal. Milestone Pages provide several advanced features for owners of retailers, financial services organizations, local health providers, automotive companies and any location-based business with multiple locations:
- Fast, accurate, location-specific pages with store locator. Milestone pages allows local businesses to present location-specific pages, powered by a store locator to help consumers find nearby locations quickly and easily.
- Schema-powered content for higher search rankings. Milestone pages leverage Milestone's over 20 years of experience with SEO. Schema tags wrap content like embeded reviews and hours of operation to create an ideal search experience that is voice-search friendly and outranks 3rd party sites like Yelp.
- Geo-aware content. Milestone Pages automatically identify a user's location and provide a listing of nearby locations for quick and easy access.
- Showcase location-specific reviews. Milestone Pages can provide embedded, location-specfic reviews to provide consumers with a greater degree of confidence when they shop.
- Unique designs with deep content. Milestone Pages are not "template" based and are designed with custom looks to create a unique brand experience and to provide the ideal amount of content consumers want in a location page.
Milestone Pages also provides a number of Milestone-unique features to make the local page experience better for consumers and more rewarding for businesses:
- Showcase products and services. Milestone Pages can showcase locally available products and services with features like expandable accordions that are mobile friendly and give consumers a richer experience.
- Frequently Asked Questions. Provide consumers with a greter degree of shopping confidence with frequently asked questions. FAQ content is also ideal for making your location pages voice search friendly whe consumers search for speficic questions using mobile devices.
- Dynamic local events listings. Enhance your community membership by adding local events to your local pages. Locally relevant events can be added automatically from a variety of highly relevant event "types."
- Tips and team pages. Give greater transparency to consumers by highlighting your local teams and by providing a dedicated "tips" and "how to" section on your local pages.
Milestone Pages are powered by Milestone Local and Milestone CMS – both products nominated for a 2017 US Search award and recognized for their increadibly power, sophistication and ease of use. Milestone Pages are available immediately and come with Milestone's unique "software + services" model that allows businesses to leave the design and execution of their local pages to Milestone's design experts. "Location based businesses have enough to worry about on a daily basis without having to become designers and programmers," said Anil Aggarwal, Milestone CEO. "Milestone Pages brings the same exceptional software and service combination to the local pages arena that Milestone has used for over 20 years in website design and development," continued Mr. Aggarwal.
For more information about Milestone Pages, contact Milestone at 1-408-200-2211 or visit our website at www.milestoneinternet.com/products/milestone-cms/localpages.aspx.
VP of Marketing - Milestone Inc.
About Milestone Inc
For over 20 years, Milestone has been a leading provider of digital marketing software and services for location-based businesses. Over 2,000 companies in Hospitality, Retail, Financial Services and Automotive industries rely on Milestone to power their digital marketing strategies. Milestone has garnered over 500 awards, has been short listed 3 consecutive years for the US Search awards and won Search Engine Land's prestigious "Best overall SEO-SEM campaign" in 2018. Milestone has gained a reputation for blending outstanding digital marketing expertise with advanced technological capabilities and is one of Silicon Valley Business Journal's fastest growing companies and an Inc. 5,000 company.