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You Cannot Afford to Ignore Local Business Listings

Search engine marketing and search engine optimization are constantly evolving, and they have already moved through several stages. While many of the SEO strategies of the past still maintain some of their relevance, new strategies are consistently coming to the [...]

By |April 17th, 2013|Local Search|3 Comments

Spinning Negative Reviews into Positive Local Rankings

It's coming; another new Google search algorithm to contend with. This time the 'Google Merchant Quality Algorithm', announced by Google's head of search spam Matt Cutts at this year's SXSW festival, aims to penalize low and poor quality [...]

By |April 16th, 2013|Local Search|2 Comments

Easily Solve 3 Common Google+ Local Profile Problems

Google+ Local offers the opportunity for clients to have high visibility in search engines when users search for products or services within a geographical area.

If a Google+ Local profile is optimized to its full potential businesses [...]

By |April 4th, 2013|Local Search, SEO|1 Comment

If You Only Build It, They Won’t Necessarily Come

Local marketing specialists know exactly what needs to be done to help your website rank well for local search terms in your area. These experts also know that you cannot simply build a website, upload it to the internet, and [...]

By |March 29th, 2013|Local Search|1 Comment

How To Optimize A Business Website With Multiple Locations

Whether your local internet marketing strategy includes local citations, geo-targeting, or local social media marketing, it is important to properly optimize your businesss website, when your business has more than one location. It is common knowledge among SEOs that it [...]

By |March 20th, 2013|Local Search|2 Comments

The Google Service Formerly Known As Places: Clearing Up the Confusion


There has been a lot of change in the local landscape ever since Google rolled out Google+ in 2011. From Google Maps, to Google Places, to Google+ Local and Google+ Business Pages it seems near impossible to keep tabs [...]

By |March 14th, 2013|Local Search, SEO|1 Comment

3 Tips to Avoid Saturating Your Link Profile and Anchor Text

Thanks to the Google EMD (exact match domain) update new websites looking to cut a few corners with their SEO program by capitalizing on the supposed SEO value of a keyword rich domain can no longer do so.

And because of [...]

By |March 7th, 2013|Local Search|1 Comment

Shift To Local Internet Marketing Continues To Grow In 2013

Based on a recent study of large businesses and national brands conducted by Balihoo (a local marketing firm), it has become apparent that businesses will continue to focus more of their marketing efforts in 2013 on local internet marketing. Over [...]

By |February 15th, 2013|Local Search, Mobile|1 Comment

7 things to think about before running a local SEO campaign

Localized SEO is different than other SEO campaigns. To put it simply, it isn't so "macro". There are usually no departments that you are dealing with. There is less money. In most cases, it is a highly intimate relationship between [...]

By |January 17th, 2013|Local Search, SEO|1 Comment

Local Social Media: Where Should You Stake Your Claim

How to determine which online social networks are best for your local business efforts.
By |November 20th, 2012|Local Search, Social Media Marketing|1 Comment