Google My Business Has New Features for Service Area Businesses

By |2019-02-25T01:37:33-07:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Google is making it easier for businesses that service a particular area to get found by consumers searching for services like theirs in Google Maps and Search. Developed by the SMB team, these updates in GMB also offer enterprise and multi-location brands the opportunity to increase the visibility of your service-area locations in local search. Here’s what’s new…

Building Consumer Trust with Hyperlocal Strategies and Partnerships

By |2019-02-04T17:23:56-07:00February 4th, 2019|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , , , |

“Thinking local” is in—as a matter of fact, with Google assuming local intent for more than 46% of searches, you can’t miss it. What’s more, searches for products and services “near me” are up 500% over the last 2 years. As a brand, it’s important that your locations are positioned to capitalize on a critical piece of the local puzzle. With the customer journey increasingly originating online, your first “local” impression may actually taking place online and not in the real world, as you might expect.

Search and Social Finally Integrated in First Local SEO Software Offering with Facebook Open Graph

By |2017-12-15T11:58:58-07:00March 28th, 2013|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

By Bill Connard / VP of Local Search Were excited to announce the our latest press release announcing three NEW upgrades to Rio SEO Local Search Solutions 2.0™. Among them one upgrade in particular that is make huge waves around the world’s first integration of local SEO with Facebook Open Graph Search. This first-of-its-kind upgrade

Charming charming charlie with Local Search

By |2017-12-15T11:58:59-07:00February 25th, 2013|Categories: Rio SEO Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

By Bill Connard / VP of Local Search Houston-based charming charlie is an award-winning fashion accessories retailer that likes to say it has been helping women “find their fabulous” since 2004. Now with more than 240 stores nationwide, charming charlie has achieved some fabulous results with local SEO automation. Within a month of deploying local