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What Happens at a Local U Advanced?

We just finished up Local U Advanced in Seattle. These advanced events are incredible in a number of ways because we get to not only present the most current developments in local but interact and learn from the sophisticated individuals from across the world that attend. We were fortunate to have the whole Seattle event […]

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Local U Advanced: Why You Can’t Afford Not To Attend

Local U Advanced

The following is a guest post from Chris Ratchford who is the founder of Prodentite, an online marketing firm specializing in dentist web design and local search marketing. I spent last weekend in Baltimore at a Local U Advanced training session. For those of you who aren’t familiar with Local U Advanced session, it’s geared […]

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How Can We Get Local U to Come to Our City?


We frequently get the question: How can we get Local U to come to our city? There are two common ways to make this happen. 1) A broad partnership with local chambers of commerce, business support groups like the SBDC & SCORE and local marketers. In this scenario, we are usually contacted by an enthusiastic […]

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PHOTOS: Local U Austin Workshop, February 2013

Our first Local U workshop of the year is in the books, and we all feel like Austin was a great success. We had more than 100 people in each of our two sessions, lots of helpful site clinics, great networking and so much more. Some of our team snapped a few photos during the […]

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One-On-One SEO Help Can Make All The Difference

seo site clinic

At our latest Local University event in Austin, Texas I was reminded of how powerful individual attention with a small business website and their search engine optimization needs can be. At many of our events, we offer 30-minute private consultations following the 4-hour seminar that allows us to analyze an attendee’s website and provide specific […]

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Local U Austin One Week Away: What To Expect


We’re only a week away from our first event of 2013 — Local U in Austin, Texas. It’s happening next Wednesday, February 6th at the Blanton Museum of Art on the campus of The University of Texas at Austin (200 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.). This is the same venue we visited last summer, […]

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