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Frequently Asked Questions

What is

Local Pokies is your own online pub directory dedicated for clubbers and nightlife fans in New Zealand who can share their experiences in the best pubs across the country. It is one hub to locate any new pub or review existing one and give the honest feedback to local community as well as visitors. Also find the best entertainment spot or exciting event which will surely be a thrilling adventure for you.

Can I list my Pub or a Pub I know on LocalPokies?

Yes, you can easily add a pub or a pub you're familiar with in New Zealand to Local Pokies. The process is quick, simple, and best of all, free!

To list a pub, simply visit the Home Page and find 'Add a Pub' in the menu bar at the top. Click on it to open a form where you'll need to provide the necessary information. You'll be asked to input the Pub Name, a valid Post Code (which will auto-detect the suburb and state), and an optional description of up to 2000 characters detailing the pub and its features.

Additionally, you can upload a photo of the pub, provide the pub's address, phone number, and website (if applicable), and enter your email address. Once you've completed the form, click on 'Submit Pub.' Your listing should appear on the site within 48 hours.

What are LocalPokies listing rules?

There are few simple rules to follow to list your Pub.

The business name should be the registered name or a domain name.

Each word must start with capital letter without any extra description

Your pub can only have 1 priority whether it is basic or free listing per pub.

If you have an operational place in specific location, you need to purchase priority or basic listing based on the physical location. You will be required to prove the location.

Why does LocalPokies let users vote and comment on Pubs?

Local Pokies knows how important the voting and feedback is. As this gives a review about the pub you have listed and it helps the visitors to judge a Pub before hand to enjoy the place or not. After all every one wants a good reputed Pub where they can relax with fine drinks, great customer service and have fun. This feedback therefore results the standard of the Pub and its services. Also in terms of business the more good the feedback the more customers visiting the Pub.

How I request a listing change or a new photo?

In case you want to make changes to the listed pub that you entered before or wish to edit it or add something new to it like a new photo or something new that is coming to that pub then simply log in, go to your listed Pub, same form will open again, do the editing like adding or deleting, change the photo if you want and simply update. Remember all the text part you need to do in maximum 2000 characters so take care of that.

How do I write a comment?

Leaving a comment for a pub is a straightforward process. Simply click on the pub you want to comment on, and below the pub's name, address, and description, you'll find a comment box labeled "Add a Comment." Write your comment in the box and click on "Post." If you'd like to share your comment on our Facebook Page, check the box next to "Also Post On Facebook" before submitting your post.

Who will read my comments?

Well your comment is very valuable to Local Pokies so the reader out there who are looking and searching for Pubs will read your comments. Your comments are feedback which can help others take a decision to visit a particular Pub or not. So do not hesitate to comment. In other way you are helping lots of people.

Are comments and listings moderated?

Yes, we moderate listings and comments before we publish them. As Local Pokies do not wish to publish any obscene, rude, hatred remark but wants to convey the message politely to the readers. We take utmost care in moderating listings and comments that hurt no one neither harm any one in any way.

How should pubs deal with negative comments?

Pubs want positive feedback. But honest criticism is also necessary. You can respond to the pub review by adding another one below the comment. If you have an advertised feature, you can simply put the positive comments on top of the negative ones.

How I report an incorrect listing?

You can click on the flag icon found on each pub review. Also you can contact us by filling the web form by entering subject, your email and in message box just enter what you wish to inform us and click submit and we will at once get back to you and hear your grievance.

How I advertise with LocalPokies?

You can choose to advertise your pub for free or paid service. Paid service advertisement has more features in terms of search result and comments. You can contact us from the contact page and let us know if you wish to advertise with Local Pokies for paid service to get better attention. We are always there to help you in every possible way.