Yell, the UK’s number one provider of managed digital marketing services *, today announced a new partnership with Wix, a leading global SaaS platform for building, managing and growing an online presence. This strategic alliance brings together two market leading digital companies to help UK SMEs (small and medium-sized businesses) build and grow their business online.
Wix will be the technology provider for the new ‘Smart Websites, Powered by Wix’, allowing Yell’s digital experts to offer their SME customers a faster personalized website or a faster online store, with a wider range of functions than ever. These sites will be optimized for all devices as standard and SSL certified, providing a fast, secure and engaging online experience for visitors.
Additionally, to further support SMBs as they build their business profile after the lockdown, the new smart websites also offer in-depth analytics, built-in customer relationship management capabilities, automated task triggers, appointment and restaurant reservations. , facilitation of the management of events and acceptance of credit cards. and other forms of payment.
Yaniv Vakrat, Wix Chief Commercial Officer, said: “We are delighted to bring the Wix platform to the tens of thousands of companies that work with Yell. This collaboration provides Yell clients with a professionally designed and secure website optimized for all search engines and devices and most importantly, gives them the ability to develop and grow their business online. Consumers are increasingly shopping and searching online, and business owners must ensure they have a great online presence to meet this demand. Our partnership allows Yell to continue to provide its customers with market leading solutions. ”
Miles of claire, CEO of Yell, said: “This partnership with Wix ensures that we can deliver a truly unique website proposition for UK SMEs. We know that SMEs have had to be creative to keep their businesses running during the pandemic and we have been told that a key priority is being able to establish a prominent and successful online presence. Now we can meet this need better than ever, with our digital experts creating brilliant websites packed with enhanced functionality using the world-class Wix platform, and our customer support agents providing ongoing support to customers once their website is in operation. We chose Wix as our partner as their market-leading technology and our continued commitment to investing in their platform ensures that we can always deliver the best-in-class solution to our customers.
Yell customers can take advantage of this innovative partnership by visiting https://business.yell.com/websites/