Going Local with Google at Rio SEO’s Local Search Summit 2015 – #LSS2015

By |2019-06-12T10:33:10-07:00April 22, 2015|

Last week in sunny San Diego, Community Manager for Google My Business Jade Wang opened Rio SEO’s Local Search Summit conference with an information-packed keynote for local and multi-location marketers. Wang launched her Going Local with Google presentation at Local Search Summit by identifying Google’s goals in local search: to help searchers discover new places and

17 Expert Takeaways from Local Search Summit 2015

By |2019-06-12T11:12:38-07:00April 17, 2015|

Yesterday, Rio SEO recently hosted some of the most brilliant minds in local search at Local Search Summit 2015. Attending brands included Google, Microsoft, YP, MapQuest, Forrester Research, InfoGroup, Factual, Nuestar, Acxiom and more. We converged on the Kona Kai Resort in San Diego to share the best local search advice. Many actionable takeaways emerged

Local Listing Management: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Driving ROI But Were Afraid To Ask

By |2019-06-13T12:25:02-07:00May 8, 2014|

By Tyler Ludwig / Interactive Marketing Manager, Rio SEO We held the latest Rio SEO webinar with the Local Search Association. In it, we learned the four key steps to maximize ROI from managing your local listings. These include: Having a single environment to manage and collect local data; Tackling the BIG local search directories

6 Key Local SEO Automation Tactics Build Relevance and Lower CPCs

By |2019-06-13T13:34:38-07:00January 23, 2014|

By Bill Connard / VP of Local Search Solutions Retailers with multiple physical locations face unique challenges in local search engine optimization. Chief among them is the fact that managing local SEO for stores requires an ever-increasing knowledge base and skill set. Map listings, reviews and ratings, discussions and user-generated content converge with your own

Local Business Listing Management to the Three Major Data Aggregators is the Last Mile for Local Search

By |2019-06-13T15:34:49-07:00September 19, 2013|

By Bill Connard / VP of Local Search Solutions Last month, I discussed the significance of Google’s new Local Carousel and analyzed the sliders impact on the local search space.  With the recent excitement around this new dynamic local element and the remarkable increase of mobile searches, the need to distribute accurate local business listings