Upcoming Events

Webinar – How to Use Online Seasonal Marketing to Drive Local Sales

By |May 11th, 2016|

How to Use Online Seasonal Marketing to Drive Local Sales It's critical for brands to master location-based marketing in this era of mobile-first consumers and local search. In this webinar, Rio SEO and Hallmark will present case studies and best practices on how brands and enterprises can use event marketing specifically to drive local traffic

10 Takeaways from #LSS2016 for Smarter Local Marketing Strategy

By |April 29th, 2016|Rio SEO Blog|

Our recent Local Search Summit (#LSS2016) brought some of the brightest and most influential voices in local search marketing together for an intensive event packed with panels, keynotes and networking. Here’s what the industry’s top experts have to say about local today, and the massive opportunity for tomorrow’s savvy marketers: The Local Pack is a

How Google My Business Connects Local Businesses in the Moments That Matter #LSS2016

By |April 27th, 2016|Rio SEO Blog|

The online and offline worlds are blurring. Through mobile, the internet now touches most local activities and offline purchases – and the pace of change is accelerating. In the opening keynote at Rio SEO’s Local Search Summit (#LSS2016) in San Diego, Google My Business Content Strategist Willys DeVoll shared Google’s perspective on this rapidly evolving

Forrester’s Data-Driven Tips for Mobile Marketing Mastery at #LSS2016

By |April 26th, 2016|Rio SEO Blog|

Marketers must stop thinking of mobile as a standalone channel, and instead they need to seize the opportunity for mobile to transform the customer experience. That was the message Jennifer Wise, senior analyst on the marketing team at Forrester Research, brought to Rio SEO’s Local Search Summit (#LSS2016). Wise spoke early Thursday afternoon on how

Mastering the New Google My Business API: A Guide for Enterprise Brands

By |April 15th, 2016|Rio SEO Blog|

In mid-December, Google launched its new Google My Business API, allowing brands and developers alike to automate the management of their business listings without the need for bulk files and tedious spreadsheets. Now, local marketers can create and edit locations via the API, but also manage special hours, control access at the local level, set

3/3|New York City, NY|Bazaarvoice Inspire: New York City

By |March 3rd, 2016|

We're heading to New York! Meet us at Bazaarvoice Inspire: New York City. The Bazaarvoice event brings consumer-generated content enthusiasts together for an exclusive one-day workshop to learn, network and brainstorm on the power of the consumer voice. Our CCO, Warren Raisch will be in attendance. The event is complimentary and will fill up quickly - Grab your

Local Search Leader Announces Integration with Google My Business

By |February 3rd, 2016|Press Releases|

SAN DIEGO, CA (Feb 03, 2016) - Rio SEO, the leader in automated local and mobile search software, is pleased to announce the integration of the recently launched Google My Business API with the Rio OpenLocal software platform. This new development grants Rio SEO’s 100+ multi-location retailers and service providers enhanced access at improved speeds to

4 Keys for Multi-Location Businesses to Compete in Local Markets

By |February 3rd, 2016|Rio SEO Blog|

Over the past couple of years, local search marketing has become a necessity for every business, big or small. Making sure your business is present on Google, Bing and Yelp is critical, yet big brands have struggled to make their marketing dollars produce the maximum benefit. Traditionally, brands have looked to paid advertising to ensure