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5 Local SEO Pitfalls That Can Cost You

If you would have asked a small business owner 10-20 years ago, “What’s your greatest challenge to getting found by new customers?” She may have said something about how her location could be better or he may have [...]

By |October 10th, 2016|Local Search, SEO|0 Comments

If Google Is So Smart, Do I Still Need Local SEO?

Many are the articles that dare to speculate whether SEO and Local SEO in particular have already become obsolete or inadequate to the ever-changing Google search environment. Titles like: “Is SEO Dead?” “Is Technical SEO [...]

By |September 23rd, 2016|Local Search, SEO|0 Comments

Reviewing The Stats: The What, When & How of Consumer Search

Having a powerful online presence is critical to success. The overwhelming majority of consumers turn to the Web before visiting a local business for the first time, and they are likely to compare pricing with a competitor's while in store, [...]

By |May 13th, 2016|Local Search, SEO|2 Comments

Search Marketing Solutions For Firms With Franchises

Maintaining a local web presence for a franchise business is a challenge. Each franchise site (or microsite) has to be treated as a separate case and optimized for local search individually.

Businesses can ensure its franchise websites show [...]

By |April 28th, 2016|Local Search, SEO|2 Comments

Unlocking The Power Of Local Content To Drive Engagement And Increase Revenue

When it comes to local SEO, creative local content is one of the best tools to get people engaged with a brand or business. A business's content marketing strategy should include the consistent production of various types of local-focused content. [...]

By |March 23rd, 2016|Content, Local Search|Comments Off on Unlocking The Power Of Local Content To Drive Engagement And Increase Revenue

Benchmark Your Locations With This Local Status Report

It can be difficult for local business with multiple locations when it comes to do the status benchmark. However, it is important to know where you stand, what it needs to be corrected and what is the opportunity for [...]

By |February 24th, 2016|Local Search|Comments Off on Benchmark Your Locations With This Local Status Report

Facebook Market for Local Services

Facebook has launched a directory that connects users with local businesses and organizations with the best Facebook reviews and ratings.

This can be huge especially now that Google Plus removed almost all the local component from the G+ page. [...]

By |December 28th, 2015|Local Search|Comments Off on Facebook Market for Local Services

Why You Need Local Focused Landing Pages And How To Create Them

Businesses with a brick-n-mortar location, or those that serve a specific area, need to capitalize on local search. With consumers searching increasingly from mobile devices, it is even more important.

The fact is that local search results show based [...]

By |December 9th, 2015|Local Search|1 Comment

Get Local Results Without Google’s Change Location Search Filter Tool

Google has confirmed that the search tool option to filter results by location has been permanently removed.

Filtering search results by location is a feature that was underused by regular searchers. SEO's and other digital marketers used the [...]

By |December 2nd, 2015|Local Search, SEO|Comments Off on Get Local Results Without Google’s Change Location Search Filter Tool

Rank In The Top Spot For Local Search Queries

No matter how unique your business, there's a pretty good chance there is at least one other like it. And it's probably located in or near your business area.

Because there's so much competition, it's important to [...]

By |August 27th, 2015|Local Search|2 Comments