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Commercial Landscaping Ideas For Your Local Business

Do you own or operate a local business? Are you fed up with your outdated or ugly looking commercial landscape design? Here we will look at some great ideas to improve, update, and capitalize on your landscaping to improve your relationship with the community, clients, and potential customers. It is no mystery that local businesses…

Local Search Can Make Your Business More "Googable"

One of the challenges facing small, local business websites is being found amongst the myriad of competitors both locally and nationally when visitors search for them using the search engines. Local search may be the answer to the small businesses problem. If you haven’t noticed, “Google Local” lists three companies BEFORE the number one organic…

How Local Businesses Can Use PPC

Using the internet for local businesses can be a challenge. This is mainly because the internet is world wide, yet you only need an audience from just a particular territory. It gets even worse when you use PPC and have to pay for the traffic or visitors coming to your site. Untargeted visitors mean you…

Why Is Local SEO Helpful for the Small Businesses?

The World Wide Web has universal potentiality. It has provided people with the ability to interact with someone, who has a dongle but resides in a remote village, as well as with someone, who lives in a posh place of a leading nation. This exceptional capacity of connecting the extensive world together has encouraged the…

Local Business Marketing – 5 Reasons Why You Should Outsource Your SEO

A recent study released in early 2018 by BrandMuscle has revealed that only 3% of small and medium businesses in the United States are hiring experts or external agencies to do the marketing for their businesses, with over 60% choosing to do the marketing themselves, or relying on in-house “specialists”. The study also mentioned SEO,…

What Is Local SEO Services And How They Help To Increase Your Business?

Local SEO is a highly effective form of local online marketing. It allows you to promote your business to your local customers whenever they need it. Local SEO uses Google and business directories and yellow pages. Millions of users daily check these directories to find out the local businesses in their area. Local SEO is…

Lemonade Stand Marketing: Marketing Strategies For Local Businesses

Yesterday, while walking to the gym by my house I saw an interesting site. 2 small kids (maybe 8 years old) were sitting on the corner of my street with a lemonade stand. I found it amusing. I remember doing stuff like that when I was a kid. Actually, I sold poems that I wrote…

5 Local Event Marketing Ideas for Fitness, Health and Wellness Businesses

If you have a local fitness, health or wellness business, be sure to get involved in community events. This is a great way to increase awareness, win customers, build strong bonds, create long-term loyalty, and build a better community all at the same time! There is no substitute for interacting with potential customers face-to-face. As…

Basics of SEO for Local Businesses

The first thing I do with any local client is to look at their current citations. I will look to see if they’re matching what is listed in the Google My Business listing and seek to fix any inconsistencies in those listings. One of the most important things for ranking locally is consistency, so this…

Online Business Directories – Are They of Any Use for Local Businesses?

1.) Online business directories are very beneficial for small businesses. You just have to know how they work. An online business directory is a website submission service that allows your small business’s website to be added to a specific category where it can be searched for by interested visitors. These searchable online directories allow their…