Google + Wikipedia = Local Search Superpower

Google + Wikipedia = Local Search Superpower

What do Google and Wikipedia have to do with local search? As it turns out, they have quite a lot to do with it. You already know that everything you do to make local search work for your prospects and customers helps your business get seen and shared and talked about...
How To Optimize YouTube Videos To Generate More Leads

How To Optimize YouTube Videos To Generate More Leads

Video marketing, particularly through YouTube, should be an integral part of every local marketing campaign. Videos are one of the most powerful marketing tools available for increasing brand awareness and generating leads. Their importance is even greater when it...
Mobile Local Search is Key for Small Business

Mobile Local Search is Key for Small Business

Mobile local search is a key part of online marketing strategy for small business owners. As search engines and social media become more integrated, it’s getting easier (and faster) for consumers to make purchases. And search isn’t just for Google anymore....
4 Free Resources Google Offers Small Business Owners

4 Free Resources Google Offers Small Business Owners

As small business owners we need to juggle a lot of different responsibilities…and pay a lot of bills. Sometimes it’s just nice when someone offers us free knowledge and free tools that help us grow our businesses without breaking our bank accounts. And...
3 Reasons Your Local Google+ Page Got Suspended

3 Reasons Your Local Google+ Page Got Suspended

Small business owners who create a local Google+ page in Google My Business know they can get found more quickly by customers and prospects doing a search for local businesses. There’s just one caveat – you must follow Google’s rules when you create...
Facebook Messenger + Live Video = Small Biz Opportunity

Facebook Messenger + Live Video = Small Biz Opportunity

We believe in the power of video, we believe in the reach of Facebook – and so does Mark Zuckerberg; he is standing onstage, wide-eyed and earnest, delivering an inspirational keynote to F8, the developers conference. “Instead of building walls, we can help...