How to Update Your GMB Listing When You Move, Buy or Sell a Business

By |2019-06-24T00:34:26-07:00May 23, 2019|

When looking for local goods and services, consumers want to experience as little friction as possible. Utilizing Google My Business (GMB) to manage your listings helps streamline this process, bringing more eyeballs and foot traffic to your location. Fortunately, updating your listings is straightforward with GMB. To help get you started, here are the steps you should take if you are moving, buying or selling.

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

By |2019-06-07T07:34:00-07:00April 15, 2016|

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 they can also manage special hours, control access at the local

Local SEO Impact of Google’s Updated 3-Pack

By |2019-06-11T09:34:10-07:00August 26, 2015|

Earlier this month, Google modified the map results. It renders three local business results rather than the seven that have graced desktop local search for the past several years. The ‘map pack’ terminology used by the search community has been degraded to ‘stack pack,’ ‘snack pack’ for restaurants or for those more upset at the

The Mobile Opportunity for Local and Multi-Location Businesses

By |2019-06-11T09:49:17-07:00August 11, 2015|

Mobile consumers expect local businesses to deliver a fantastic user experience when they’re searching for information and interacting via their mobile device. In fact, 79% of visitors will simply leave and search for another website. They will not complete their task if your site isn’t optimized for mobile. Our latest webinar with Digital Marketing Depot

Integrating Hyperlocal Modified Content to Deliver a More Localized User Experience

By |2019-06-12T10:23:12-07:00May 12, 2015|

Rankings in local results are a critical consideration for businesses. This is especially true given the great commercial intent and physical proximity of local searchers. Yet how accurately can your brand measure rankings for locations within neighborhoods? We recently played host to Local Search Summit: Spring Into Local event in San Diego. There, I was

Improving Local SEO Results with Consistent Local Business Listings…a Webinar Recap

By |2019-06-14T07:16:54-07:00July 2, 2013|

By Bill Connard / VP of Local Search Solutions At our local SEO webinar last week, I emphasized the importance of managing local business listing accuracy across the three major search engines, social engines and data aggregators. Doing this optimizes your brand or business’ local search engine visibility. Greg Sterling, the founder of Sterling Market