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We do more than yellow pages!

An intro
to us

SmartSearch, The Book People Love began in 2008 with just two directories published. It quickly grew seven-fold and now includes 15 books, covering 212 communities in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska and Wisconsin.

SmartSearch isn’t just a directory, it’s the directory that customers want to use featuring spiral binding, with larger print and a lot of local information including guides for golf, weddings, etc. And, with the SmartSearch app you can access yellow and white page numbers and maps right on your phone. 

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"I would like to thank you for printing a phone book that an elderly person or someone with poor eyesight can read. Thank you for making the residential pages easier to read with the bold and darker ink."

− Sandra Doppelhammer, Albert Lea, MN

"This is the BEST directory I have ever seen! It is awesome, fantastic, the right size, complete easy-to-use sections, spiral – it’s GREAT!"

− Leroy & Jackie Anderson, Winona, MN

"Absolutely love the book, I find everything I’m looking for in it. I like to call it my search “bible.” Really like the looks of the book with the spiral binding and curved edges."

− Greg Manthey, Waseca, MN

"Love the book with the spiral binding. It is easy-to-read with the magazine type pages and the color is brighter."

− Bruce Bonebright, Qual City Contracting, Inc.

"Best quick reference I have ever seen & used—bar none—with sharp, easy-to-read type, it makes all other directories obsolete."

− Gordon Snyder, Waite Park, MN

"We have received approximately 300 coupons back from our ads in the SmartSearch directory. Is it worth the investment? Most definitely."

− Dan Strack, Fred's Heating & Air

"We want to advertise in your SmartSearch Owatonna book – we LOVE it and so do our neighbors. We threw all of the other directories out and only use SmartSearch!"

− Jackie, Rolsch Law, Rochester, MN

"I just wanted to tell you I LOVE your phone directory. Pages flip easily with the spiral binder, perfect size, awesome. I have one in my car and one in the house- I threw out all the others. Thanks for making a truly great book!"

− Holly H., Sioux City, IA

"Want to say "thank you"! I really appreciate the larger print, and I'm tossing my Yellowbook out!"

− Cindy, Albert Lea, MN

"This is the most awesome, readable directory I've ever SEEN."

− Sharon Boyce

Why List With SmartSearch?

Spiral Binding

Pages open a full 360°, turn easily, and stay put.

Larger Print

Throw that magnifying glass away. Our books feature large text that is bold and easy to read.

Local Information

Find area events and helpful guides for golf, weddings, etc.

Mobile Application

You can access yellow and white page numbers, maps, and websites right on your phone or tablet.

Make A Lasting Impression With A Custom Website

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Yellow Page Advertising

Did you know yellow pages are still a dynamic medium? A yellow page ad gives you unbeatable value because customers will see your ad when they are ready to buy.

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Website Design

In the eyes of the consumer, having a quality website is a measure of viability and stability. Small businesses that have jumped to the digital side say their websites have boosted sales, cut down on time-consuming phone calls and brought more people into their stores. (Inc. Magazine/

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Digital Media Management

The transition to the new world of digital marketing can be scary for a business of any size, but it’s particularly scary for small businesses who don’t have the time, energy, or manpower to invest into learning about all of the new offerings. Why not let us handle it for you?

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Digital Display Ads

Advertise your business on the web sites your customers visit. Target your local consumer and build a stronger brand for your business. We can get your message in front of the right consumer with a display ad that is continuously optimized. The ads we’d help you with are targeting where your consumers are searching online.

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Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Maximize your online presence and put your business ahead of the competition. We update your content monthly, optimize your site with the correct keywords, create custom Google+ and Google Place pages and more.

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YouTube Ads

Video is the fastest growing ad format! Get your business in front of the videos that consumers are watching on YouTube. Target your consumer via geography, language, demographics, topics, interests and so much more!

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