Posts Tagged: local search

Local Search Keyword Ranking Results: One Experience

There has already been a lot of conversation in the SEO industry about how various keyword rankings have increased or lowered on Google for local results, so I won’t rehash that too much here. However, I did want to share my experience with one of my locally based business websites and one of my “national”…

Handling Less Than Ideal PPC Realities

If you’ve been reading PPC blogs for any amount of time, you’ll notice that much of what you read seems to be tailored for businesses with big budgets and slick websites. Mind you, there’s tons of great advice and food for thought out there–it just may not help the SMB owner with limited development resources…

Reviews Help Local Businesses Rank Higher on Google, Yahoo

The Local Search, SEO, and Rants blog by Stephen Espinosa has some helpful tips on how local businesses can get higher in search engines. Yahoo actually indexes the text of local business reviews. So if you have reviews, there are more ways people could search and have your business show up at the top of…