Google My Business Has New Features for Service Area Businesses

By |2019-07-02T11:38:46-07:00February 19, 2019|

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 |2019-07-02T11:38:56-07:00February 4, 2019|

“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.

Charming charming charlie with Local Search

By |2019-07-02T11:54:33-07:00February 25, 2013|

Houston-based charming charlie is an award-winning fashion accessories retailer. They like 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 SEO tools, the retailer’s first-page rankings in organic