About Krystal Taing

Krystal Taing leads local listing management strategy for global enterprise brands at Rio SEO across a variety of industries, from retail to hospitality, to healthcare to finance and beyond.

Top Takeaways from LocalU Advanced for Enterprise Brands

By |2019-05-19T09:46:28-07:00April 25th, 2018|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|

I'm Krystal Taing and I lead local listing management strategy for global enterprise brands here at Rio SEO. I recently attended the LocalU Advanced training in Austin, Texas. LocalU Advanced packed sessions with information, inspiration and conversations all about my favorite topic: the latest in local search. Local experts from all industries gathered in Austin,

New! Google My Business Updates Just in Time for Spring

By |2019-05-19T09:58:34-07:00March 28th, 2018|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|

Google My Business is evolving at a rapid clip to keep pace with the needs and wants of constantly connected consumers. Every few weeks, it seems, an exciting new capability or updated functionality comes out. Each update extends your local reach and visibility--if you know how to optimize for it. Recently, we’ve seen GMB give

Get Your Local Presence Holiday-Ready with 5 Important GMB Optimizations

By |2019-05-21T15:20:20-07:00October 6th, 2017|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , , |

The holiday shopping season is almost upon us and this year, 80% of consumers will be using a search engine to find information about businesses in their local area. They’ll be using voice assistants and mobile devices as well as desktop. Moreover, they expect to be able to find local businesses to fulfill their immediate

The Multi-Location Business Guide to Recent Google My Business Updates

By |2019-05-22T12:53:14-07:00September 7th, 2017|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , |

Changes are constantly happening across the Google My Business landscape--changes that affect your business and consumers’ ability to find it in their critical moments of need. Our Local Business Listings team has been tracking these recent changes across several categories like Google Local Q&A, Google Posts, and Local Business URLs. If you’ve heard of a

Duplicate Listings & Ownership Conflicts: Expert GMB Tips for Enterprises

By |2019-05-23T13:26:21-07:00July 20th, 2017|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , |

“Near Me” searches have become commonplace. It’s a force of habit now that we turn to our mobile devices and search for things nearby to solve our immediate needs. It’s both a great opportunity and a massive challenge for brands. Brands must ensure local listings are complete and accurate across hundreds or even thousands of