Tag: local

Rank Higher in Google Places – 8 Local Search Optimization Tips

Posted by Alesia Krush - October 3, 2011 - SEO

Over the past few years, Local Search has been gaining momentum. More and more small business owners seek to rank higher in Google Places, especially now, as search results personalization is at large and growing. Point is, we are now seeing an increasing number of Google Places results displayed above Google’s Everything results, which, for […]

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How is Google Ranking the Local 7-Pack Listings?

Posted by Mark Thompson - October 21, 2009 - SEO

Now that Google has condensed its local business listing results in the SERPs from 10 to 7, it is important to improve your LBL rankings.  After reading many articles and blogs, including David Mihm’s Local Search Ranking Factors and through lots of experience with our clients, I am convinced that proximity to the center of […]

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Your 10-Point Local Optimization Checkup

Posted by Mark Thompson - September 19, 2009 - SEO

If you do business in a specific area, you want to make sure that your website is optimized properly for local search. Here are 10 quick ways to optimize your site for more localized traffic. Create a detailed directions/location page: Include an embedded map on your directions page for an easy way for a user […]

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Online Event Marketing: 6 Ways to Market Your Next Event Online

Posted by Mark Thompson - December 23, 2008 - SEM

There are plenty of free event services out there on the web that you can use to create, manage, promote, and track local events. Here are a bunch of free services that will help you market your next event online. Eventful http://eventful.com/ Eventful will allow you to search, create, promote and track online events in […]

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