Written & Video Instructions for adding your business (listing) to the Directory

 

Please make sure you follow these exact instructions. If you don’t, we will not be notified that you’ve completed your listing and we won’t be able to add your business to the directory.

  1. Log into your account on this website (shoplocalcanada.ca)
  2. Hover over your username and scroll down to ‘Add Listing’
  3. Under the ‘Your Packages’ section at the top click on ‘Get Started’
    1. IMPORTANT:
      1. If you click on ‘Get Started’ anywhere else, you will be asked to pay again so make sure you click under the ‘Your Packages’ section at the top
  4. Fill in the form with your shop information
    1. IMPORTANT:
      1. You are creating 1 listing for your shop as a whole, not individual product listings (the other available listings are for you to list your sales throughout the year)
  5. Add pictures (max 5) that represent your business
    1. IMPORTANT:
      1. If you don’t see your pictures when you preview (step 6), please submit your listing anyway. They will have loaded to our server and we will add them for you.
  6. Once form is filled out with your shop information, click on ‘preview’.
  7. Review your listing and click ‘submit listing
    1. IMPORTANT:
      1. If you don’t press ‘submit listing’, we will not know you’ve completed your listing and won’t be able to add it to the directory
  8. If you need to edit your listing, click ‘edit listing’. 
  9. We will approve your listing and it will be live on the website with 48 hours (M-F)