Tag Archives: SEO: Local

Optimized store landing pages: An important part of local search strategy

How can brick-and-mortar stores improve the online experience for both users and search engines? Columnist Tony Edward says the key lies in strong local landing pages. The post Optimized store landing pages: An important part of local search strategy appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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6 tips for using location information to boost conversion

Columnist Wesley Young looks at how far consumers are willing to travel to shop at local stores and how to use your store’s location to boost conversion of your marketing campaigns. The post 6 tips for using location information to boost conversion appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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UK local SEO firm Movette shut down by regulators for deceptive sales practices

Firm falsely implied it was affiliated with Google and signed SMBs up to recurring annual contracts worth from $250 to more than $300. The post UK local SEO firm Movette shut down by regulators for deceptive sales practices appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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What are the risks for businesses that are getting fake reviews on Google?

Creating fake reviews might seem like a great way to boost your business's local profile, but columnist Joy Hawkins warns that the consequences far outweigh the benefits. After all, you're not just violating Google's guidelines -- you're breaking the law. The post What are the risks for businesses...

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If your GMB page updates & no one knows, does it make a sound?

If you work in the local SEO space, you may have noticed that Google sometimes makes unwanted updates to your Google My Business listings. Columnist Andrew Shotland dives into the issue. The post If your GMB page updates & no one knows, does it make a sound? appeared first on Search Engine...

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An easy quarterly plan for local link building

Looking to build links for your local business? In this helpful how-to piece, columnist Greg Gifford outlines his process for finding and acquiring local links. The post An easy quarterly plan for local link building appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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12 things to know to succeed with Google Posts

Local businesses, are you utilizing Google Posts? Columnist Joy Hawkins shares her observations from several months of testing this new feature. The post 12 things to know to succeed with Google Posts appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Google My Business website builder SEO review

Google recently released a website builder product for local businesses. Columnist Tony Edward dives in to see how it works and whether it's worth your time. The post Google My Business website builder SEO review appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Small business SEO: Your questions answered

Are you a small business owner looking to get started with SEO? Columnist Marcus Miller has written up this starter guide for beginners outlining what you need to know. The post Small business SEO: Your questions answered appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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7 changes by Facebook that make it a real local search player

Columnist Wesley Young looks at recent improvements Facebook has made -- and functionality being tested -- that may position the social media giant to compete with Google in the area of local search. The post 7 changes by Facebook that make it a real local search player appeared first on Search...

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