Local Search Study : Reviews Matter to Consumers

One of the most important components of good local search marketing is the concept of other peoples (read customer's) point of view. Consumer reviews can be done on smartphones or the web. Today in the mobile universe that view can be expressed in a number of ways. The most common way and the key to [...]

Find Your Place

If you want to be found as a local business or professional you have got to hang your shingle out there on the web for all to see. I published this item on another one of my blogs WhatsMy Spin. I also have a book you can find on Amazon or Kindle or at findingyourbusinesstoday.com In days more or less gone by you put an advertisement in the Yellow Pages in an effort to be seen, found and or noticed. If your Yellow Pages salesperson was good you might have had pictures,map and a small advertisement in your listing. Most people searching went to the phone book. Today it is more likely, in all but a few demographic groups, they are going to try to find what they are looking for on the web . Are you there? Do you have a listing. presence or blog. Have you checked? Forget the Yellow Page which costs money, the web is there for you at no-cost and can be done by claiming your listing. You can put useful information and have the search engines advertise you for the asking. […]

By | September 27th, 2010|Business, Google Places|0 Comments