Update: We have sold out of the early bird ticket special. Stay tuned. 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. […]
Join Mike Blumenthal in this June 12 SMX interview with Andre Alpar of OnlineMarketingRockstars as he discusses the past, present and future of Google local search.
Today, Google is releasing a feature worldwide that allows a business to transfer the “heart” of its local data (verification, reviews, Map pin, location) from a verified Local Page to an existing Brand Page. This allows a business to now “upgrade” their Brand page (or any non-local page) to a full local page where it […]
Google Plus offers local businesses with a verified listing the option of adding what Google calls a custom URL for their local Plus page. My suggestion: Don’t use Google’s custom URL. If you need a memorable URL for your Plus page, create your own. One objective of online marketing is to control and increase the […]
Rochelle Mills of Valpak has been to the previous two Local U Advanced workshops in Seattle and — barring the limitations imposed by pending motherhood — will come to the third. When she keeps coming back and says things like, Hands down the best conference I’ve ever attended. Changed my career path! it makes us […]
Last year, I wrote a post pooh poohing the idea of link building to an SMB Google+ Page for local as an ill-conceived use of limited resources in most situations. Recently Anikait Chavan commented on that post which motivated me to revisit the idea of exactly how your Google+ Page for Local should fit into […]