Local SEO Impact of Google’s Updated 3-Pack

By |2017-12-15T11:58:38-07:00August 26th, 2015|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Earlier this month, Google modified the map results to render 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

5 Essential Local SEO Spring Cleaning Tips to Rank on Google+

By |2017-12-15T11:58:47-07:00April 9th, 2014|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

By Tyler Ludwig / Interactive Marketing Manager, Rio SEO Spring is finally here…and so are the countless ways you can bring local SEO into your marketing campaigns for 2014! The days where a business owner could simply have a website and submit his or her information to Google Places are long gone. If you’re a

Local SEO: It’s Not Just About Google Maps – Welcome Factual to the Pool of Local Data Aggregators

By |2017-12-15T11:58:47-07:00March 19th, 2014|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By Bill Connard / VP of Local Search Solutions The evolution of the local search ecosystem has picked up speed, thanks to major data aggregators, which  for years have been collecting millions of local business listings and providing enhanced local data to the likes of Google, Yahoo, and Bing. As local search continues to evolve