Google+ Going Local!

Posted on 31. May, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Maps, Optimization, Social Networking

  According to a report in today’s Website Magazine blog; Google is finally putting last year’s acquisition of Zagat to good use. The search engine giant added a new local feature to its social network, Google+. The Local tab, which is located on the right-hand side of Google+, enables users to discover and share information about [...]

SEO vs. PPC: Knowing Which Is Right for Your Website

Posted on 25. May, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Optimization, Pay-Per-Click

SEO vs. PPC: Knowing Which Is Right for Your Website This new article, courtesy of Entrepreneur.com, makes some relevant points in deciding which strategy is best for your website; SEO or PPC. As I’ve discussed in the past, I’m a big believer in a more inclusive approach, but there are some valid points to consider [...]

Restaurant Websites Have Issues!

Posted on 01. May, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Food & Dining, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Mobile, Websites

Study: 95% of Independent Restaurants don’t have mobile sites, and as the graphic below illustrates, those that do usually have “issues”…   (courtesy of TheOatmeal.com)   Not having a mobile site may be forgivable for some small family businesses (though restaurant chains really should know better at this point), but the bad news doesn’t end [...]

The Truth About Your Local Online Presence – Can You Handle It?

Posted on 06. Apr, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Internet Yellow Pages, Maps, Mobile, Optimization, Pay-Per-Click, Social Networking, Websites

When it comes to your local Online presence - can you handle the truth? Local Business owners CAN and SHOULD understand the truth about their online visibility. They need to be visible, they need to be found, and need to generate new sales/increase clients; so let’s cut to the chase…   A couple of years back [...]

Just Released: Paid + Organic Visibility = Maximum Clicks

Posted on 28. Mar, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Optimization, Pay-Per-Click

Google’s new research out today is BIG news for anyone participating in either Paid or Organic Search Marketing: What this is essentially talking about is the importance of both paid and organic visibility – something I’ve discussed on this blog previously. Initially, this research found a 89% drop in total clicks when a paid ad [...]

This Week’s Facebook Update: How it Effects Westchester County Business Pages…

Posted on 25. Mar, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Social Networking

Are you ready for the new Facebook Business Page design? This past week business owners received notice that their Facebook Pages will be automatically updated to the new “timeline” design…              As you may already know, Facebook offers two primary adverting options local businesses; Pay-per-click based ads and Business Pages:  Facebook PPC [...]

Yahoo Search Share Sinks, Google, Bing Rise

Posted on 18. Mar, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Internet Marketing & Local SEO

From Search Engine Watch: Yahoo’s slice of the U.S. search engine market continued to evaporate in February reaching a new low, according to comScore’s latest figures. Google and Bing both saw gains, with Google nearly matching its highest recorded search share (in December 2010). Yahoo has seen its share of searches drop for six straight months. [...]

Twitter isn’t just for Geeks and Teens – it’s a “real life” marketing tool for local businesses.

Posted on 20. Feb, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Reputation Management, Social Networking

Twitter is a fantastic social media marketing tool for local B2C businesses…   I know that’s a challenging concept to understand – most business owners I speak with can’t imagine how this communications (or “micro-blogging”) platform can help grow and market their business, but trust me; it’s not just for Geeks and Teens anymore! Twitter (and all social media) should be [...]

The Mobile Revolution Continues: Restaurant Search -

Posted on 16. Feb, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Food & Dining, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Mobile

This just in over at Search Engine Land: “A whopping 62 percent of total searches for popular national chain restaurants [in the US] on Valentine’s Day occurred on high end mobile devices or tablets.”         62 percent of all US-based national chain restaurant queries on Google came from mobile devices. Google focused [...]

Doctors, Please Claim Your Google Places Listing!

Posted on 02. Feb, 2012 by in All Local Search Posts, Health & Medicine, Internet Marketing & Local SEO, Maps

From Search Engine Journal: Hey doctors (that includes you dentists too) do you know where your patients’ first impressions are being made? It is not your telephone. It is not your waiting room. Often it isn’t even your website’s homepage.   It is time for you to realize that most of the time your patients’ first [...]

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