You may be planning to start a business directory Phoenix. This may be easy as well as difficult for some factors but it will depend on how you deal with each factor without compromising one another. The first consideration is the kind of market that you will have. But, before deciding for the kind of market, you need to decide what sort of business. If you are a beginner then you indeed need to know a lot of things upon making your own. You can of course learn by researching. Determine what is popular and what is old school among customers. It will be your starting point to make it known to the people. You can find all that you need by researching. What follows is the registering of your own domain name. Buying is very essential so you can make sure that you will have it correctly. It must not reach up to three words. After having one, it is time to avail of the right hosting company. It must be a trusted one with vast experience in the business and with a lot of happy customers. The next thing is to build the directory. There are a lot of ways on how to do this, the only thing that you must decide is the amount of money that you want to spend. If your budget is not enough then you can hire a developer that can custom build it for you. It will make it stand out from all other directories online these days. After building is promoting it. This can totally be done with or without spending. There are many ways of advertising it, you can either join an online forum or a discussion group related to the business and make a post inviting the businesses to list their websites or any transactions for free or at with discounts.