The internet technology has an immense influence on our business world today. Through the internet technology it has been possible to provide free business listing services to the society. Of which, it is a convenient and well-suited way to advertise one’s business and also search for particular products or services by potential consumers. There are varieties of organizations that offer physical and over the internet business listing.For example, Google local business center; they offer the services for free. Business listing is whereby a business owner can list his or her business to indicate what products or services his or her business offers. When customers search for particular products or services over the internet, they will be sure to find your business there. As a result, you shall increase your sales. Free business listings are mostly done over the internet and are well suited for individuals who want to start up a business but do not have enough capital to promote it. For that reason, advertising their business could be strenuous to the financial situation of the business.As long as you have access to a computer and good internet connection then you can easily work at home. In the process, list your business online. Seeing as, most people have no time to go around looking for particular services or products; they do so over the internet. Therefore, online listing of business can be a very suitable promotion tool. The free business listing organizations also assist the consumers. Especially when a potential consumer is searching for particular products or services but have no idea where to start from.The business listing does come in handy because the potential consumer can search the product or service provider information in the available listings with ease. This is so because; the listings are done according to the categories of the products and services. The free business listing services do not only help people advertise their organization but also give opportunity to people to start up businesses using their skills, for example, a consulting firm for people who want to start a catering business or cooking school can be started by a stay-at-home mother through the use her experience in cooking.It is important to choose an online directory that relies on search engines to increase the flow of visitors to your website. In conclusion, people working from home have no time or the resources to promote their business therefore; free business listing could be well suited to boost their business sales. This is possible since business owners do not have to put so much effort in the promotion of their business products and services. As it is said “the world is a global village”, online business listing can give you the opportunity to capture that. Whereby, you will get customers from all over the world and as a result, you shall cut the costs your business could have incurred while advertising your products or services to target consumers in another locality; even continent.