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Who We Are

Local U brings together some of the top minds in local search, including representatives from Google Places and Bing Places. More about who's behind Local U >

What We Do

Local University covers a wide range of Internet Marketing topics, with a focus on Local Search Engine Optimization.  Simply put, we teach business owners and the agencies that serve them to thrive online. View our sample agenda > 

How We Teach

Through our in-person events, online video and blog discussion, we train business owners and marketers from coast to coast in the United States, Europe, Asia, and beyond. How you can learn from us > 

LocalUp: Local U & Moz Team Up for Local U Advanced Feb 7th, Seattle

The most comprehensive and advanced Local Search conference.  Advanced LocalU is the only conference of its kind and provides you with the knowledge and tools you need to help your business and the businesses of your clients to prosper in local search. It focuses solely on issues, techniques and practices in the local search marketing [...]

Real Estate Has Lost It’s Home In Local Search, But I Offer 3 Tips To Ground Pigeon

Many of us in local search have specific verticals we pay stronger attention to. By default, with a wife that’s a realtor, real estate is one such vertical for me. This summer’s Pigeon update to Google’s local search results has left many scratching their heads. Local Map Results Get Foreclosed With little optimization effort over [...]