As we race once again towards the holiday season, it’s important to keep in mind one of the often-overlooked shopper categories. Back-to-school shoppers, as valuable as they are, often get overlooked in favor of Halloween. With “back to school” searches growing 12% in 2015 and a forecasted $68 billion in spend, it’s an opportunity not
By Karisa Macias / Marketing Director, Rio SEO Costs continue to rise in the increasingly competitive paid search market. To that end, Google pushes companies to improve quality and mobile-friendliness to improve user experience. As a result, marketers wonder where the most impactful local search optimizations today truly lie. The evolution of organic search to
Local SEO has evolved at rapid-fire pace over the last three years, a trend that will continue into 2015. Smart marketers have their eyes on upcoming trends in local and are getting in position to reap maximum benefit. Content is still king, but rather than a trend or buzzword, it will continue to gain ground
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.
We recently did a presentation at SMX East in NYC regarding Google’s latest algorithm update. We shared the local SEO key performance indicators to track as well as the tools marketers will need to pigeon-proof your web presence. Since we had such positive feedback, we thought we’d dive a little deeper into the tips and
Now that retailers are on the tail end of the back-to-school rush – the second busiest shopping period behind the upcoming winter holidays – the question is: How well is your business prepared to dominate local search results for your products and services this year? Mobile local search comparison shopping is all the rage for
Covario, one of the very large search marketing agencies in the US with over 220* employees, has announced they will be acquired by Dentsu Aegis Network.
Locally targeted ad spending by U.S. national brands is projected to grow from $54.4 billion in 2014 to $68.9 billion in 2018, according to BIA/Kelsey’s U.S. Local Media Forecast. More than two-thirds of the brands surveyed by BIA/Kelsey say they already invest in local marketing initiatives. Consumer demand for online
Local Search Association Judges Speak Out on Rio SEO Winning the ‘Ad to Action’ Award for its Local Listing Manager Software
Rio SEO among Inaugural Award Winners being featured in a Free Webinar SAN DIEGO, June 18, 2014 – Four of the Local Search Association’s inaugural “Ad to Action” award winners will come together for a free webinar July 22, focusing on what it takes to be named best-in-class when it comes to local advertising and
Business Listings: Local Listing Manager™ by Rio SEO. Rio SEO’s Local Listing Manager software is the only available solution that can deliver unlimited optimized local business data via bulk feed or API to all the major search engines and data aggregators.