Entries Tagged as 'Yellow Pages'

Hunch.com Shows How Data = SEO

April 26th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Whenever I work with a client that has a relatively undifferentiated service (I am talking to you Yellow Pages sites of the world), inevitably the discussion moves to linkbuilding. I like to say that doing on-page/technical SEO is like building a high performance sports car and that links, and increasingly social media signals, are like […]

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Tags: Linkbuilding · Yellow Pages

Yellow Pages SEO After the Panda Update

April 18th, 2011 · 12 Comments

Contrary to popular belief, Pandas don’t just eat bamboo, they also eat local search sites. ┬áMy post on Yellow Pages SEO in the Post-Panda World is now live on SEL.

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Tags: Google · Yellow Pages

Local Search Association News

April 18th, 2011 · 3 Comments

Did I say I was speaking at the Yellow Pages Association Conference this week? I meant the Local Search Association.

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Tags: Local Search · Yellow Pages

See You At The YPA Conference in Vegas Next Week

April 14th, 2011 · Comments Off on See You At The YPA Conference in Vegas Next Week

I’ll be running a session at the Yellow Pages Association 2011 conference on Tuesday morning on SEO for Local Directories in the Post-Panda World. I’ll be there both Monday and Tuesday so ping me if you are going to be there and want to hook up. Conference info here.

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Tags: Yellow Pages

Groupon Reviews As Google Places Citations = More IYP SEO Woe

March 17th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Reviews of businesses on Groupon have been spotted on Google Place Pages since January: Last year I speculated that social local applications like Twitter & Foursquare could start to cause a lot of SEO problems for IYPs because they could easily replicate the IYP structure while providing a lot more unique content. Groupon reviews are […]

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Tags: Daily Deals · Google Place Pages · Google Place Search · Groupon · Online Coupons · Online Reviews · Yellow Pages