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Local SEO: Basic Insights to Grow Your Business

On top of inbound marketing and SEO, local search marketing is very crucial for your small business because you could be losing out on customers without it. A local business listing is crucial to get more exposure on search engines like Google as well as new customers finding your business at the top of the search list. How Can SEO Grow Your Local Business? But how do you implement a local search marketing strategy? It’s rather simple, pain-free, and inexpensive when you know the basics. Read on to know the basic insights and grow your business: Get Google Places Listings … Continue reading

How to Overcome Multiple Listing Problems in Local SEO

Google penalizes companies for duplicate online listings. Additionally, duplicate listings can confuse and aggravate consumers. Lucky for business owners, they are completely preventable! Let’s have a look at some of the ways that you can prevent problems that may arise from duplicate business listings: Finish what you start Many business owners post a business listing online, become discouraged and post another one, months later, on another local service search venue. If you post a listing, write down where you posted it and manage it regularly. Write down your username and password and make sure you have them handy at all … Continue reading

2012 Flashback : SEO and Google Algorithm Changes

Google algorithm changes over the past 12 months have significantly impacted the practice of search engine optimization and even user behavior on the search engines. Reputation and Trust- Since the beginning Google and fellow search engines have been promoting consistent quality and with the changes in effect, Google can now track bad behavior more effectively than before. Penguin – Introduced on April 24, Penguin ensures removal of all artificial and low quality links from websites, irrespective of how old they are. While Penguin does not replace manual reviews, action may yet be taken by Google manually against a website because … Continue reading

Get Google+ +1’s To Promote Your Local Business

Social media is everywhere and is the building wave of tomorrow, today. The crest may begin to happen, but not anytime soon. Whether it’s local search marketing, search engine optimization or part of a larger campaign, getting your business in now on the ground floor of a platform like Google+ can only help in the end. There are tons of kids out there singing into YouTube, but there’s only one Justin Bieber; likewise, as there are tons of businesses selling similar products/services to yours, you’ve got to get your business in with a powerful marketing platform that can bring an … Continue reading