Category: Local SEO

Voice Search Is an SEO Game-Changer – Our Ultimate Guide to Voice Search Is Here

November 16th, 2018 by

Voice assistants have been around for awhile, but only recently has voice search really started changing the way users consume information. From asking Siri about the weather, to asking Alexa to turn on the lights, voice assistants are turning into real-life assistants faster than we can say “OK, Google!” Voice search is so powerful and important that we have integrated a Voice Search Readiness Score within our local presence management […Read More]

It’s All About the Perfect Gift – And It Starts With Listing Management

November 7th, 2018 by

The holiday season is upon us, which means it’s time to start thinking about gifts for that special someone – by “that special someone” we mean your clients, of course. While receiving a voice assistant might be neat, nothing will be more appreciated than listing management services. People are accustomed to seeing the holiday season as the time of the year when they spend the most money. But what if your […Read More]

The 411 on Using Google My Business Insights to Increase Local Search Traffic

October 31st, 2018 by

Google My Business is one of the more important ways to ensure that a local business gets found online. Today, we are going to look at how to navigate and understand Google My Business Insights. Here’s a step-by-step tutorial full of secrets to learning about GMB Insights. Google My Business – Is it Easier Said Than Understood? For us marketers, it’s moderately simple to navigate the Google My Business (GMB) […Read More]

Getting the Gist of Plus Codes on Google Maps

October 24th, 2018 by

What’s a Plus Code? I’m not referring to Google+, which has died on the vine. If you haven’t heard of Plus Codes, don’t worry, you’re not alone. I’m going to break it down for you today. You’ll learn what a Plus Code is, why it can be important, and how to find a Plus Code. Plus Codes– a technology silently rolled out earlier this year by Google Maps – is […Read More]

Voice Search Is Everywhere… Here’s What You Need to Know

October 19th, 2018 by

The holidays are just around the corner and, if you’re already thinking of the perfect present for that special someone, you are most certainly not alone! Voice-enabled devices and digital assistants like Alexa ruled the holiday season last year, with Amazon’s signature voice products heading the top-sellers list. Might this year be different? Well, there’s no reason to really think so. In fact, a study by Adobe Analytics concluded that, […Read More]

The 2018 Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Best Directories

October 17th, 2018 by

Directories can exist online or offline. For example, the Yellow Pages is a printed directory you would use to find the phone number for the pizza place. Think of online directories as the online version of the Yellow Pages – which also has an online directory! – but with a ton of useful additional information about a business. Today, we are going to explore online directories, what makes a directory […Read More]

Epic Local SEO Strategies to Pave the Way Into 2019 – From Listings to Reviews to Voice Search Readiness

October 3rd, 2018 by

What makes a local business successful? It’s all about conversions. It’s about how many people walk in the door, versus how many people actually make a purchase or hire a service. The sheer volume of competition today makes it harder and harder to convert consumers into customers. To overcome the competition, local business owners need to implement digital marketing strategies like local SEO. So indeed, the local business panorama is […Read More]

The 2018 Guide to Best Image Sizes for Google My Business

September 27th, 2018 by

It’s no secret that Google is constantly changing. While products like Google My Business (GMB) are rarely completely overhauled, they do get frequent updates that change the way we should be creating and optimizing a Google My Business listing. This includes image sizes within the GMB listing and in GMB posts. When looking to claim, create, update or optimize a GMB listing, it’s important to follow Google’s guidelines. Failing to […Read More]

The Latest in Local Listing Management – Citation Services Compared

September 19th, 2018 by

When you’re shopping around for goods or services online, it’s only natural to compare. And when it comes to finding the right local listing management company, it’s the same. You’ll have pertinent questions: Are you getting the best value for your money? What about quality? Sure, local listing management companies and citation services might not be a pair of shoes, but when looking at the competition, these questions are just as […Read More]

The Voice Search Generation Is Changing Local Search Optimization

September 13th, 2018 by

Voice search is now a reality – it’s pretty much taking over without a care in the world. I’ve been hinting at this for several years now, but did anyone hear? Perhaps it required a bit too much reading between the lines back then. Businesses and brands have had plenty of time to prepare. But who took action? Unfortunately, very few. People don’t like change because it requires changing up […Read More]