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How Do Consumers Find a B & B?

We just finished a LocalU seminar for people attending the MidAtlantic Innkeepers Conference, a regional conference dedicated to helping and training operators of inns and B & Bs. We conducted a survey to help these folks better understand how people were finding them. You can download a copy of this…
Mike Blumenthal
March 10, 2013
Local Search

One Week Away: Local U Baltimore (x2)

We're just a week away from the next workshops on Local U's schedule! We have two events planned for Baltimore, MD next week: Local U Baltimore (regular workshop) on Friday, March 8th. This will run from 9 am to 1 pm, with check-in starting at 8:30 am. You can register…
Carrie Hill
February 28, 2013
Analytics

Awesome Analytics Ninja? You Can Be One

A couple weeks ago at Local University Austin, I posed the following questions during my presentation: 1) How many of you have analytics installed on your website? (Answer: About 25%) 2) How many  use analytics to make marketing decisions? (Answer: About 5%. "Ouch!") 3) How many want to take advantage…
Carrie Hill
February 19, 2013

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📹 Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending September 27, 2022

Join Carrie and guest host Celina Hendrickson as they discuss the last week in Local SEO, including what’s new at Google, why it’s getting harder to rank for some commercial keywords, deciphering TikTok analytics, LocalU Advanced Virtual, and more!      Last Week in Local is a look back…

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📹 Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending September 19, 2022

Join Carrie and Mike as they discuss the last week in Local SEO, including what’s new at Google, Adobe’s 2022 emoji usage study, how and why pages aren’t being indexed, upcoming SEO chat on how to know if your content is helpful, LocalU Advanced Virtual, and more!     …

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📹 Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending September 12, 2022

Join Carrie and Mike as they discuss the last week in Local SEO, including what’s new at Google, the end of the Helpful Content Update rolling into the beginning of a new Core update, service area businesses losing visibility, the effect of OTC hearing aids on local audiologists, recession-proofing your…

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📹 Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending September 6, 2022

Join Carrie and Mike as they discuss the last week in Local SEO, including what’s new at Google, how to write meta descriptions, the small business summit, LocalU Advanced Virtual, and more!   Last Week in Local is a look back at the interesting and important articles from the previous…

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📹 Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending August 29, 2022
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Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending August 22, 2022

Join Carrie and Mike as they discuss the last week in Local SEO, including what’s new at Google, DoorDash breaks up with Walmart, Apple Pay is everywhere, new BrightLocal Academy courses, LocalU Advanced Virtual, and more!   Last Week in Local is a look back at the interesting and important…

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