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4 Keys for Multi-Location Businesses to Compete in Local Markets

By | February 3rd, 2016|Rio SEO Blog|

Over the past couple of years, local search marketing has become a necessity for every business, big or small. Making sure your business is present on Google, Bing and Yelp is critical, yet big brands have struggled to make their marketing dollars produce the maximum benefit. Traditionally, brands have looked to paid advertising to ensure

12 Retail Marketing Tactics for Your Most Successful Christmas Yet

By | November 11th, 2015|Rio SEO Blog|

T’was a month before Black Friday and all through the industry…. The holiday 2015 retail season may be significantly higher than last year – the National Retail Federation’s annual survey of shoppers found that most intended to spend 1% more per respondent with an average spend per shopper of $805 – which is the highest in survey history for the NRF. For the 90% of shoppers who purchase in-store in this season, digital experiences are more important than ever, with more than 80% of shoppers engaging with brands and retailers online before visiting a store.

Webinar Recap: How To Maximize Local Search Traffic This Holiday Season

By | November 18th, 2014|Rio SEO Blog|

In the constantly shifting local search landscape, where it can feel like the targets are forever on the move, marketers are scrambling to measure the ROI or their efforts. For local SEO, marketers utilizing best SEO practices are critical to driving maximum impact before and during the upcoming holiday season.

Get Personal: Facebook’s First Key Trend in Local Marketing

By | August 5th, 2014|Rio SEO Blog|

After attending Street Fight Summit West in San Francisco last month, we wanted to share the latest trends in the rapidly evolving hyperlocal space. Ted Zagat, Facebook’s local product marketing manager, spoke about the six “Mega Trends” his company is focusing on this year, specifically: 1. Personalized marketing 2. Mobile user experience for all channels

What Interactive Day Taught Me about Modern Marketing

By | May 21st, 2014|Rio SEO Blog|

By Karisa Macias / Marketing Manager, Rio SEO "Stay curious. Be passionate. That's our job as marketers." -David Shing Last week, my home town hosted one of the West Coast’s premier one-day digital marketing and ad technology events, Interactive Day San Diego, with more than 1,200 marketers in attendance. Imagine an entire day with thought leaders covering