Perhaps one of the most important values to have in order to be successful in this field is good study habits. Given the nature of SEO, social media and online reputation management changes everyday, so it’s vital to stay on top of current day-to-day trends. One of the most recent factors, at least in the aspect of the Google search space, is Google+ Business Pages. … [Read more...] about Google + Business Pages for Online Reputation Management
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How It Goes Really and truthfully…not that bad. I wish I had some kind of scathing review (click bait) or some juicy gossipy story to tell about the service, but really it just works. From the business side of things, you provide a phone number that can receive text messages and that’s it. Google puts a “Contact Us Now” tile in your business listing. … [Read more...] about Wait. You Can Text Message Businesses From a Google Search?!?
Now, it may well be that some of your smaller clients are already working as many hours as they can, but have they explored whether their hours are actually ideal for their customers’ needs and whether any time slots aren’t being filled in the community by their competitors? What if, instead of operating under the traditional 9–5, your client switched to 11–7, since no other competitor in town is open after 5 PM? It’s the same number of hours and your client would benefit from getting all the foot traffic of the 9–5-ers. … [Read more...] about 5 Google Business Profile Tweaks To Improve Foot Traffic
Google has been very busy updating their developer documents related to structured data, mobile-first indexing, the updated code lab, and more topics related to Google search. In fact, it seems like Lizzi Harvey, a technical writer who works at Google for over three years, has been trying to communicate about these updates on Twitter. … [Read more...] about Google Busy Updating Developer Docs For SEOs & Webmasters
Here is a screen shot from Ellen Edmands of Google showing a double or dual listing for a business "related" carousel on desktop. I cannot replicate this and I don't think I've ever seen this happen before but I am told it does happen and it is rare. … [Read more...] about Dual Google Business Related Carousel