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Local Directories May Survive Google’s New Local Knowledge Pack

November 18th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Total Google Traffic New K-Pack

Last week, Google started to switch out its local Carousel results for a new set of mobilish-type pack results that appear to rely heavily on its local Knowledge Panels, so let’s call it a Knowledge Pack, or “K-Pack”, for the purposes of this post. In his seminal post Some Thoughts On The New Pak Results [...]

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Tags: Google · Google+ Local · Local Data · Local Search · Yellow Pages

Local Search Ranking Factors 2014 TL:DR

October 13th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Ray Charles Sings The 2014 Local Search Ranking Factors!

David Mihm released the results of the 2014 Local Search Ranking Factors Survey today and per tradition, we will summarize the big headlines and then send you over to David’s post for the data. “THE USER IS THE NEW CENTROID” I think this quote from David says it all, but if you want something to cut [...]

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Tags: Google My Business · Local Search

How To Get Found in Local (Podcast)

September 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off

This week I was on Rich Brooks‘ “The Marketing Agents” podcast to discuss all things local search. I thought it was a great discussion so if you enjoy listening to me in your headphones, check it out: If you prefer iTunes, you can listen to it at http://www.themarketingagents.com/itunes Or at Stitcher Radio perhaps? http://www.themarketingagents.com/stitcher

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Tags: Local Search

The Top Marijuana Directories & Citation Sources

May 12th, 2014 · 21 Comments

CitySearch Medical Cannabis

You’ve got a marijuana dispensary or related business. You want to build awareness, rank well in Google for local cannabis-related queries and you want more customers. A good place to start is making sure your business is listed on the following sites: Top U.S. Local Directories That Allow Marijuana-Related Businesses Top U.S. Local Directories That Display [...]

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Tags: Local Search · Medical Marijuana

Is That A 5″ Screen in Your Pocket or Are You Just Happy To See Me?

May 5th, 2014 · 2 Comments

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That was the proposed name of the awesome panel I am going to be moderating at Street Fight Summit West in San Francisco on June 3rd: Hot, Local Action Sure, smartphones are great for finding a nearby restaurant or getting an Uber car, but the true innovation was making it easier for all of us [...]

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Tags: Local Search