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Video Deep Dive: Google Local Past and Present – The Implications of the New Dashboard and API

This is the eighth installment of our Deep Dive Into Local series. For the week ending 10/19/15, David Mihm, Mary Bowling and Mike Blumenthal shared their thoughts about the previous week in local. The complete video is posted in the Local U forums (paywall). In the second half of that video, they take a deeper […]

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Video: Deep Dive on Beacons and Local Marketing

This is the sixth installment of our Deep Dive Into Local series. For the week ending 10/02/15, David Mihm, Mary Bowling and Mike Blumenthal share their thoughts about the previous week in local. The complete video is posted in the Local U forums (paywall). In the second half of that video, they take a deeper […]

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Video: Deep Dive Into the New Google Local 3-Pack & Review of Its Impact

This is the fourth installment of our Deep Dive Into Local series. For the week ending 9/18/15, Mary Bowling and Mike Blumenthal (David was still in England at the time of recording) share their thoughts about the previous week in local. The complete video is posted in the Local U forums (paywall). In the second […]

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Video: Tour of the New Google My Business (GMB) Dashboard

Yesterday Google started rolling out their new Google My Business (GMB) and Google My Business Listing (GMB/L) dashboards with improved organizational structures, better menus, easier navigation and faster response times. Here is a video tour of the upgrade.

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Video: Deep Dive into the Local Search Ranking Factors with David Mihm

This week’s deep dive video takes a look at David Mihm’s recently released Local Search Ranking Factors. This is the sixth installment of our Deep Dive Into Local series, for the week ending 9/25/15. David Mihm is back from England and joined Mary Bowling and Mike Blumenthal to talk about the previous week in local. […]

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A Updated List of Known Apple Maps Business Listings Data Providers

With the release of iOS 9 and its increasing foray into local search, it is important to stay on top of who is actually providing business listing data to Apple. To compile this list of both US and International business listing suppliers, I have used Apple’s Map acknowledgements and information that Andrew Shotland received via […]

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