Were excited to announce the our latest press release announcing three NEW upgrades to Rio SEO Local Search Solutions 2.0™. One upgrade in particular is making huge waves: the first integration of local SEO with Facebook Open Graph Search.

This first-of-its-kind upgrade with Facebook is now a key component of the Rio SEO Local Search Optimizer™ software offering. The automation tool integrates Facebook Open Graph and Schema.org micro data mark-up into local website landing pages.

Rio SEO Automated Local SearchAs a result, an individual business or retailer’s store locator landing page information (e.g., name, phone and address (NPA); map data; description content; and links to store promotions) can also appear on Facebook places pages. Concurrently, Schema.org micro data mark-up is automatically injected with relevant business data and content snippets. These play a role in local SEO and organic search rankings.

This is a real game-changer for enterprise brand marketers who must support hundreds – even thousands – of individual store-fronts, franchisees, distributors, and dealers with local search and social media marketing promotions.

Our suite of local SEO tools now gives enterprise brand marketers and local retail managers the ability to integrate local search solutions directly with Facebook with campaigns. Now, how cool is that?

Check it out on our website, along with the other two upgrades that enable instant website changes with minimal IT support, as well as quick and easy access to customized dashboards summarizing key SEO metrics.

By Bill Connard / VP of Local Search