Step 2: Specify Apple Account Details in Yext Content

Once you have linked you Apple Business Connect Account with Yext, you must specify your Apple Business ID fields in Yext Content for each entity that you wish to sync to Apple.

Retrieve Your Apple Business ID

Your Apple Business ID can be found within your Business Connect Account. The Apple Business ID is specific to each business and country combination within the Company account. In order to find the Business ID, you should first select the specific business and country you wish to enable on Yext.

URL of business connect page

Once you have selected the Business you can find the Apple Business ID in the browser URL. The number following orgs/ is your Apple Company ID, this will automatically be populated in Yext when you link your account. The number following businesses/ is your Apple Business ID. This is what you need to add to Yext.

Company ID and Business ID

Add the Relevant IDs to the Entities in Yext Content

  1. From within your Yext account, click Content in the navigation bar, and click Entities.
  2. Bulk edit any entities you want to link, and create Showcase posts on. For more information about bulk editing, see Edit Entities in Bulk .
  3. Your Company ID in the Apple Company ID field should already be filled out.
  4. For each individual brand folder in your Apple Business Connect, add the Business ID to the Apple Business ID field.

Apple fields in Content

Once this is done, linking your Apple Business Connect account with Yext is complete account-wide and you can take advantage of all Apple-related features through Yext.