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Rio SEO simplifies complex local marketing by empowering enterprise brands with solutions that engage customers throughout the search ecosystem. Our Open Local Platform powers the marketing solutions that multi-location brands need to establish a local presence and connect with customers.

Solving The Mystery Behind Measuring Local Marketing Success

By |2022-05-23T05:42:40-07:00May 23, 2022|Blog Posts, Marketing Analytics|

Who else wants to know the mystery behind measuring local marketing success? Measuring the success of your local marketing campaign performance can be a difficult task even for the most seasoned of marketers. Measurement becomes increasingly burdensome when tasked with providing tangibile proof of performance at scale. Traditional marketing metrics--such as leads, conversions, and searches--

What Everyone Must Know About Local SEO Solutions

By |2022-05-19T08:37:03-07:00May 19, 2022|Blog Posts, Local SEO|

Local search is an essential marketing channel for businesses of all sizes. Enterprise brands, in particular, face unique challenges in managing an online presence and business listing across many physical locations or service areas. This often raises the concern of how to get in front of a target potential customer in search and Google Maps

Do Unconfirmed Google Algorithm Updates Really Matter?

By |2022-05-19T07:00:47-07:00May 17, 2022|Blog Posts, Local SEO|

If you've suddenly lost traffic to key web pages and can’t find a reason for it, you may need to consider whether your website has been impacted by unconfirmed Google algorithm updates. Google updates its algorithms constantly and most of the time, these happen quietly without any official confirmation by the search engine. While many

The Effect of Duplicate Content on SEO for Multi-Location Brands

By |2022-05-02T10:42:12-07:00May 2, 2022|Blog Posts|

We know that Google and other search engines want to show searchers reputable, relevant, and up-to-date content to help meet their needs. You've no doubt heard of the importance of uniqueness and originality in that piece of content, too. And yet duplicate content occurs in a number of different ways, not all of them malicious

Search Engine Journal | Is Getting Your Google Business Profile “Google Guaranteed” Worth It?

By |2022-05-02T06:42:40-07:00May 2, 2022|In the News|

Google offers a way for businesses in some industries to earn consumers’ trust by becoming a Google Screened or Google Guaranteed provider. Eligible businesses advertising through Google Local Services Ads can receive the Google Screened or Google Guaranteed designation. This designation appears when local consumers search for services in their area. Professional service providers’ ads will appear

Consumer Search Trends Increase in March, According to New Rio SEO Findings

By |2022-04-20T10:05:27-07:00April 20, 2022|Press Releases|

Data from over 170,000 GBP listings see a substantial increase in consumer travel and spending in March  SAN DIEGO, Calif., April 20, 2022 Rio SEO, the leading provider of an all-in-one local marketing platform proven to increase online visibility, released last month’s national consumer search behavior revealing the first consecutive increase across all verticals in

Local Consumer Search Behavior Trends March 2022

By |2022-04-19T17:16:26-07:00April 19, 2022|Blog Posts, Local Search Data|

March brought with it a nice bounce-back across almost every vertical and metrics we track in our monthly analysis of aggregate Google Business Profile Insights for over 177,000 enterprise brand locations. The downward trend we observed in January and February has begun to reverse, an indicator we may finally be seeing the impacts of the

2022 Multi-Family Residential Local Consumer Search Behavior Breakdown

By |2022-04-19T05:45:12-07:00April 19, 2022|Blog Posts, Local Search Data|

Consumer behavior shifts occur often, given economic changes, current affairs, and other unforeseen disruptions. However, the shifts seen in multi-family residential local consumer search behavior over the past two years are a reminder that your local strategy must continually evolve.  Keeping a pulse on how others are performing in your industry is one way to