Everyone loves a good underdog story. Something about victory over impossible odds inspires us to keep facing challenges head on. And one of the oldest and most well-known underdogs, David in the Old Testament, not only faced a figurative but a literal giant in his opponent, Goliath. These days, small businesses often feel like [...]
We know it’s the most popular search engine, but how do you rank well in Google? Dive into 10 key Google ranking factors that will help you stay ahead of the game.
SEO is a long-term strategy, but how long does it really take for SEO to start working? Dive into what to expect and a realistic timeline for results.
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”. [...]