IF YOU’RE looking for a good restaurant, shop or a particular service, it couldn’t be easier than ﬁnding it with Find It on The News website.
Find It is a new service that has just been launched, and it can easily be found at portsmouth.co.uk/findit and under the Community header on the website homepage.
For example, say you fancy a spot of dining out and want to ﬁnd a reputable restaurant in your local area, simply click on Find It and then look at the Eating & Drinking category.
Instantly, Find It will list hundreds of places to eat near you from its extensive online directory.
However, what makes Find It so good is that it is also a review website with thousands of comments recommending or warning against locations, places, products and services.
You can immediately see what other people think of the food or service at various restaurants, from a one to ﬁve-star rating, as well as read the reviews left by other diners.
You can search under 13 categories including Shopping, Eating and Drinking, Health & Beauty, Nightlife, Pets and even Education.
All local businesses can claim a free advertising listing on Find It, with the option of taking a premium listing available to those wishing to achieve greater visibility.
Premium listings enable local businesses to publicise more in-depth information about their services, and help them to stand out from the competition.
Whatever the type of business, whether it be local plumbers, ﬂorists or a taxi ﬁrm, Find It is the ideal search solution. It is a unique guide, offering user reviews, rating and recommendations from people just like you.
Gary Fearon, managing director of The News’ publishers, Portsmouth Publishing & Printing Ltd, said: ‘We are very excited about the launch of Find It which gives local businesses a highly effective new advertising medium as well as giving consumers a fantastic new guide for ﬁnding the best local service.
‘We not only want to help connect local businesses with consumers, but also help consumers make informed choices through the recommendations and reviews from other people in the area.’
For more details on the Find It directory and becoming a business member please contact group admin manager Sharon Bartlett by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone on 01293 212333.