A Google My Business local listing can help you reach today’s consumers and help improve your local search result rankings and presence. Some companies may be at risk of losing the verification on their Google Local listing, according to a recent announcement from Google, and may have to go through the verification process all over again […]
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HotPot And Your Business: What You Need To Know!
Business owners, and especially businesses that have a brick and mortar presence where customers can visit and purchase your products and services, should take note: Google has revamped its business recommendation tool and repackaged it as Google HotPot. So what is Google HotPot? It’s an extension of Google Places, a Google Product where you can […]
Fighting The Spammers Of Local Search
Recently we blogged about the virtues of Local Search, and specifically some important things to look at in your Google Listing to try and penetrate the elusive Google Ten Pack. It appears that this topic is hotter than we thought. Not only have we received feedback that businesses were wondering how other businesses got listed […]
Moving? Make Sure You Update Thoroughly!
Moving? Changing email addresses? New phone number? Don’t forget to contact your webmaster when you have any information that needs to be modified. You’d be surprised how many places need to be updated! Let’s say you’re moving … well there is the easy place to start which is by emailing all your contacts in your […]
Google Local Results For Non Local Queries
Google Local is all the buzz with the expansion of local results for non local search queries. What are you talking about? Let’s delve into this a bit more. If you type in a non local search query, Google now shows search results related to your IP address regardless whether you typed in your location […]
SEO: Your Small Business Partner
Thinking outside the box is standard procedure in the world of internet marketing! A sophisticated and intelligent world-wide market has succeeded in demanding (and receiving) better quality websites, professional writing and copy, lightning-fast speed, slick audio and interactive environments. So…what if you’re a ‘Mom and Pop’? Maybe you have a small brick-and-mortar shop, have a […]
“No Fuss” to Getting Found Locally
Have you ever tried searching for a local business in your neck of the woods and you simply just can’t find it? Kinda frustrating, huh? Sometimes, searching locally isn’t always a walk in the park. So, this new cafe (which opened it’s doors about a month ago) is super cute, has great food and is […]
Go Loco for Local – The Power of Local Search Marketing
Looking for a pizza shop in your city? Where would you go to search? Just a few short years ago, thumbing through the yellow pages would have probably been your first choice. Nowadays, as the ease and functionality of search engines, web directories and city guides have continued to grow and develop, finding the perfect […]