Google My Business is an outstanding resource for businesses, allowing them to create a profile through Google so that they can show up in relevant searches, manage their reviews, and provide potential customers with key business information at a quick glance. Google My Business (GMB) has always been free to use in its entirety, making [...]
For local businesses looking to increase their online and brick and mortar traffic, utilizing the right local SEO tools is essential. Learn more about the Google My Business Knowledge Panel and how to optimize your information to attract more customers.
Introduction A brand new section is now showing up in the Local Knowledge Panel in Google Search Results when searching for Local Businesses. Even though this new section is just barely starting to show up it is already becoming an under-utilized gem that has the potential to help countless businesses to succeed. What is this [...]
How many times has Google changed the name of their local business profile? Google+ Local, Google Places, Google My Business? I am sure that I am missing a few. As often as Google changes things, the local landscape can change just as much. However, there are some local search mainstays that I think might [...]
Local SEO has seen quite the buzz in the last couple of weeks as a recent Google update reduced the “map pack” from seven listings to a mere three. While this update could hurt companies who were listed in the number four to seven slots, it provides an important reminder to invest in your local [...]
If you operate a small, medium or large business you probably want to show up when someone searches for your local area and your type of business. For example: If you were a dentist in Provo, you will want to show up in the top search engine results page for the search term “Provo dentist”. [...]
One of the largest groups still ignoring online marketing and SEO are smaller, local businesses and professional services. The irony in this is that they may stand to benefit more than half of the people that are marketing their websites online! More and more people are migrating away from the standard Yellow Pages and searching [...]