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.
UPDATE 7/21/2014: It looks like these drops in data have been removed from the WMT Dashboard. None of our clients are showing the sharp drops we had snapshots of in the article below. Since this also happened earlier this year – I suspect this is a reporting bug that Google hopefully gets fixed soon. Same […]
The faculty of LocalU recently recorded a wide variety of 5-10 minute videos on Local Search that will only be available to our forum community. The first one, Local Keyword Strategy by David Mihm is available now. All of the videos are all instructional in nature, with many of them in the Whiteboard format made famous […]
Local internet marketing is becoming more complex by the day, which makes it hard for local businesses, and even marketers, to figure out the most effective way to spend their marketing dollars. I asked 7 experienced local Internet marketers for help, by asking them one question: “If you are given a budget of $900/month to […]
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 […]
SMX Advanced is sold out, but there are still nine (9) Local U Advanced tickets available. We’re just one week away from Local U Advanced at SMX Advanced in Seattle and we’re all getting pretty excited about it! Of course we love getting all the Local U partners together in one place. It’s great to be […]