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Apple Watch Brings Local Search To Your Wrist

We don’t yet know how popular the Apple Watch will be when it goes on sale early next year. A “flash survey” conducted immediately after the announcement showed 33 percent of 1,000 US respondents were potentially interested in buying one. The device carries a wide range of apps… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines …

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More Local SEOs Earning Less Than $30,000 [Study]

The BrightLocal Local SEO Industry Survey included nearly 1,800 SEOs and found more than a third of local SEOs have turnover of less than $ 30,000 and the average local SEO handles nine clients. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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Hyperlapse – A New Tool in Your Local Content Toolbox

We live in amazing times. And there is nothing more amazing to me than a technical breakthrough like Hyperlapse, the time lapse iPhone app from the Instagram folks. The app does two things – it provides sophisticated image stabilization even when hand held and it allows you to choose the speed to the time lapse – and it …

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YP Taps Goodzer for Enhanced Local Data

YP says it will add hyper-local data about products and services to “a select portion of [its] 20 million business listings” as a result of the deal. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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Pigeon Advice from Top Local SEOs and a Pigeon-Proofing Checklist

Posted by MiriamEllis If you work in Local SEO, chances are you’ve been fielding tons of questions from clients since Google rolled out the Pigeon update in late July. Need a little extra support providing sound advice in what are still the early days of this development that has caused both organic and local ranking …

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How Google Pigeon Impacted Local Queries, and What You Can Do

Since Google’s local algorithm update, “Pigeon,” took effect in July, local businesses have been scrambling to adjust. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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Moz Local Summer Updates

Posted by David-Mihm Hard to believe, but it’s been five months since we released Moz Local into the wild! As I’m sure has been the case for many of you, our summer has just flown by. While our engineering team has been hard at work on a number of behind-the-scenes improvements since Day One, today …

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A Hack to Track Local Carousel Traffic

Proving the fruit of your labor can sometimes be tricky for anyone working to increase local visibility for a client. If the business is in the local pack, that’s one thing. But if a business appears in the local carousel, things get less clear because they’re ranked horizontally instead of vertically. And even if you …

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Google Patent Attacks Reverse Engineering of Local Search Listings

The title from a Google patent reached out and grabbed me as I was skimming through Google’s patents. It has the kind of title that captures your attention, as a weapon in the war that Google wages against people who might try to spam the search engine. The title for the patent is Reverse engineering …

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Google Patent Attacks Reverse Engineering of Local Search Listings

The title from a Google patent reached out and grabbed me as I was skimming through Google’s patents. It has the kind of title that captures your attention, as a weapon in the war that Google wages against people who might try to spam the search engine. The title for the patent is Reverse engineering …

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Local Search and Geo-Fencing: How To Use The Powerful Business-Building Duo

Image by MBWA_PR Geo-fencing technology is significant due to its intuitive awareness of geographical location. It takes into account not only the local Internet user's exact location, but also the location of nearby features that may be useful to users. In addition to being convenient for individuals, the use of local search marketing such as …

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Local Event Marketing: Earn Links, Build Citations, Get Reviews, Increase Foot Traffic, and Win at Local SEO

Posted by Casey_Meraz The recent Google Pigeon update that affected local search was just another example of why marketer’s should never put all of their eggs in one basket.  Online marketing has been rapidly evolving over the years and a major paradigm shift has happened which has caused marketers to stop building links and start …

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BrightLocal Opens Its 2014 Local SEO Industry Survey

Local SEO firm BrightLocal has posted its third annual local SEO industry survey, asking SEO professionals to answer 20 questions on SEO business related topics like company turnover, services and fees. Anyone interested in taking the survey can do so on BrightLocal’s website up until this… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

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Yahoo Acquires Local Recommendation App Zofari

The app, which says it was inspired by what Pandora has done for music and what Netflix has done for movies, will join the Yahoo Search team. Search Engine Watch – Latest

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Using Autocomplete To Hijack Local Search Results & Improve Online Reputation

Google is constantly refining its search engine algorithm in an effort to root out spam and improve the search experience for users. Over the years, this refinement process has largely rewarded those employing ethical search engine optimization (SEO) practices, as it is no longer easy to… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

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