THE LEADING EDGE OF LOCAL SEARCH SEMINARS

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Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending October 25, 2021

Join Carrie and Mike as they talk about how ratings and reviews affect local SEO, what’s new at Amazon, review carousels in local finder results, Tesco’s first checkout-free store, and more!   Last Week in Local is a look back at the interesting and important articles from the previous week….

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Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending October 18, 2021

Join Mike and Carrie as they discuss what’s new in the SERPs, including continuous scroll on mobile, getting images in mobile results, indented results, and LSA showing in the local finder and map pack. They also look at Amazon’s major seasonal hiring surge,  fake reviews, franchisees’ responsibility to their own…

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Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending October 11, 2021

Join Mike and Carrie as they discuss what’s new in local search this week! Today’s topics include new Google My Business features, our upcoming LocalU Advanced on November 30, how to improve your Local SEO skills, and more! Last Week in Local is a look back at the interesting and…

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Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending October 4, 2021

Join Carrie and special guest host Zach as they discuss how to create the best local landing pages, what’s new at GMB, YouTube Shorts, Google getting Instagram and TikTok videos indexed, a possible algorithm update, and what’s new in the SERPs on this week’s episode of Last Week in Local!…

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Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending September 27, 2021

Join Mike and Carrie as they discuss how to increase leads using images, Amazon’s AI punishing delivery drivers, and a whole lot of things happening at Google -including GMB attribute updates, ranking info, and some changes that hotels should be aware of. Last Week in Local is a look back…

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Video: Last Week in Local for Week Ending September 20, 2021

Join Mike and Carrie as they discuss wins and upsets in the world of local SEO – from Walmart’s newfound online momentum, Google’s newest SERP changes that are frustrating the auto industry, and news about our recent AND upcoming LocalU Advanced events! This is an action-packed episode giving you a…

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