Search

How Does Your Brand’s Authority Affect Search Results?

Even if your website has excellent content and is well optimized, without a brand to back it up, you’ll have a much harder time being found in search engine results pages (SERPs). Without clear brand authority, people will be unaware of the product range and will not consciously search it out. Although ranking for branded…

Local Search Engine Optimization Tips

Search engine marketing needs a new local search engine optimization feature to enlist better Google, Yahoo and Bing results. Search marketing optimization services have changed priority with Google’s places local search optimization causing many former page one websites to drop. This local marketing opportunity means that search marketing can be achieved by using better effective…

What is Search Engine Optimization For Local Business?

Local Business SEO is: An Internet marketing strategy of applying the methodology of 4 distinct but inter-related disciplines, in order to accomplish the goal of increasing the volume of demographically and geographically “Targeted” niche traffic to a local businesses website pages. This strategy is driven by search engine organic Local Business Listing” and organic (Not…

Strategies To Find Job Search Success in the New Economy

I read in the news that Apple announced it has sold over five million of its new iPhone 5, just three days after its launch and to sweeten Apple’s products demand, more than 100 million of Apple’s latest operating systems devices have been updated. Apple’s success is an important indication that the Internet has taken…

Search Engine Marketing Has Come a Long Way, Baby!

There is a certain magic to how fast things can change and lead to great leaps forward in the Internet world. For example, less than a decade ago, outsourcing a Search Engine Marketing (SEM) agency was prohibitive to small businesses because you had to spend at least $10,000 – $15,000 per month, typically with a…

Internet Bandit Signs – What Real Estate Investors Should Know About Local Search

Bandit signs are very popular advertising medium for real estate investors seeking motivated seller. But their days are numbered. Not only can they be expensive, but a laborious way to “get the word out”. Not only that, but in most municipalities there are strict laws governing the use of bandit signs. Are we now living…

Organic Search Engine Optimization For Local Business Owners

I have been online marketing for over a decade and I have seen first hand the changes that have occurred especially with regards to Google and their algorithm updates and I’m sure that many of you will be running scared of how to optimize your website or blog anymore. There is a lot of talk…

Local Search Popularity Will Lead to Greater Local Advertising Opportunities

According to BusinessWeek, 55% of consumers used a search engine to find out about a local business in 2005. That number is expected to increase significantly this year and next. I’m not a bit surprised. I’ve been saying for some time that local search will grow. And I mean it. The writing is on the,…

Google+ Local Fuses Social and Search

Google is constantly make new changes to its products and service platforms. On May 30th, 2012, the search engine giant scrapped its Google Places pages for what are now called Google+ Local pages. This change underscores a big motion toward socially blended search and will set the stage for a new way of using the…

All You Need Is Local Search

What is Local Search? Before talking about why you need Local Search let’s define it. According to Wikipedia, Local Search is the use of Search Sites by people searching for local businesses. The search is geographically constrained by adding a location word such as city and state, or zip code. Wikipedia goes on to say…