Category Archives: Local SEO

Improving the Foundation of your SEO Campaign

It’s that time again! That’s right everyone; a new blog series. As an SEO professional, it is really easy to feel like you are shouting into the wind sometimes. With all the updates and modifications and Penguins and Pandas (and … Continue reading

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Google Round Up: Delete Local Listings, Identify Spammy Links & In-Depth Articles Added to SERPs

Google Added Delete Listing Feature to Google Local Google adds a new feature many businesses will appreciate. For a long time, if a listing was old, wrong or had any kinds of issues, the most we could do is suspend … Continue reading

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How to Rank Your Business for Multiple Locations in Google

Lately I have been noticing that it is become increasingly difficult to rank websites of businesses that are not actually sitting in the exact city locale. Meaning, it would be a challenge to rank a website for the keyword, “San … Continue reading

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Local SEO Post Penguin 2.0 & Panda Dance Updates

Memorial Day weekend turned out to be a big weekend in the SEO world. We discovered that Google rolled out “Penguin 2.0″ along with solutions to fix issues caused by the update. Then Google decided to roll out 2 more … Continue reading

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6 Internet Marketing Skills in Increasing Demand (& 2 Losing Steam)

As Google continues to update its algorithm and social networks such as Facebook gain popularity, we can expect the demand for various skills to change accordingly. No one knows who’s going to be the major search engines or social networks … Continue reading

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The Small Business’s Secret to Page 1 : Local Listing Optimization

In my most recent post, I discussed the recent changes Google is placing on it’s search results when it comes to local business. A recent study done by Google showed numbers that could not ignore. 84% of every day searches are … Continue reading

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Bing It On – The Real Results!

Amid a large TV campaign, BingItOn.com is working to prove that ‘Bing.com’ is worth much more than it’s all time high of 16.7%, which pales in comparison to Google’s mighty 67.5%.  A tall order indeed. (apparently in an impartial test, … Continue reading

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SEO: If You Don’t Know, Ask a Pro!

Being from the Land of Lincoln, I would like to start by wishing a very happy Birthday to the Fore Father of fashion, The Pioneer of Pizzazz, Honest Abe! Without Mr. Lincoln (and Frosty), stovepipe hats would be nearly obsolete today! I … Continue reading

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Enhanced Campaigns – Changes to Google Adwords

The search world was stunned recently when Google announced a major shift in it’s advertising mechanism for how the Adwords platform runs. Just kidding.  Stunned is probably a rushed word, but it did give indication as to where Google sees … Continue reading

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Don’t Fake the Funk (on your Google+ Local page)

If your business has received a negative review on your Google+ Local page, the first reaction is to find a way to take it down. Unfortunately, Google has time and time again stressed that they do not take down negative … Continue reading

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