3 Critical Areas for Google Local Success

The other day I spent some time on the phone with a supervisor at Google Local fixing a Google+ Business Page for a customer.  After our call he proceeded to share with me the 3 most important things Google considers critical for good local rankings – After Claiming Your Google+ Business […] Read more »

The Top 10 Ways to get Positive Reviews on Your Local Listings

Local listings are a great way to market your company and get the word out about who you are and what you do. However, if you don’t have any positive reviews within those local listings they can do more harm than good. This is because when reviewing all the different […] Read more »

Why Social Media Optimization is a Business Necessity, Not Luxury

Social Media Optimization: A Business Necessity, Not a Luxury Did you know that within the social media space, there are conversations happening at this very moment that will define your brand? If you don’t capitalize on this vast and growing landscape, your competitors will, and you won’t like the outcome. […] Read more »

3 Ways to Protect Your Online Reputation

When it comes to business marketing, one of the most important things to consider is your online reputation.  Remember that 90 percent of all consumers search the Internet to look for products and services; therefore, what those consumers find online about your business will determine whether or not they choose […] Read more »

Changing Negative Reviews to Positive Ones

The more negative remarks, comments, and mentions you get on the Internet, the worse your reputation becomes. This is an important correlation, since your reputation is one of the factors new customers look at when deciding where to take their business. Although you cannot “physically” change any content about your […] Read more »