Getting reviews from real customers should be one of your top priorities for local SEO! The review count on Google and/or on Yelp has a HUGE impact on whether your business will rank near the top of the Google snack pack, on Yelp, and on Bing.
Among the factors that influence your rank on local searches on Google is your citations, especially your NAP (Name / Address / Phone Number).
Google+ is Google’s much-aligned, nearly dead attempt at social media. Outside of photography and computer nerds, it’s not clear it has anyone really using it.
For those who do Google all the time… that would mean anyone who’s into SEO, well… you’re an honorary nerd (even if you aren’t a real nerd). Google’s engineers are very smart people, of course, and they “hide” some very funny “easter eggs” into the Google system. Continue reading
Local search is more important than ever. So is local SEO. People go to Google type in keywords like ‘plumber,’ ‘probate attorney,’ or ‘wedding shops,’ and the question is whether your business shows high on the search screen, in the top results on Google’s local listings – called the ‘snack pack.’ Continue reading
Google+ has risen from the dead with a new feature: Google+ collections. Continue reading
Google has issued a warning that soon – and very soon – they will be penalized so-called “doorway pages.” You can read the official blog post, here. Here’s the warning: Continue reading
The JM Internet Group (https://www.jm-seo.org), a leader in online SEO training, is proud to announce that its director, Jason McDonald, has passed seven positive reviews on Google+. Google+ is Google’s local listing service. Continue reading
The JM Internet Group (https://www.jm-seo.org), a leader in online SEO training, is proud to announce the publication of an informative blog post on Google sitelinks. Sitelinks are the subordinate links that appear beneath a company listing or search result on Google. They also can occur on various Google searches. Continue reading
In the movie Contact, there is a scene in which Jodie Foster is attempting to decipher a message sent across the galaxy, from another civilization. Continue reading