When my friend brought up Piada Italian Street Food, a restaurant I liked and have been to, it struck me that the restaurant never appeared in the listings, even though restaurants right next door turned up in search results. There seem to be many things it is doing right: The restaurant has been open for about eight months, has its My Google Business listing claimed, has a high 4.8 Google rating by 40 reviews, appears fourth in Frisco restaurant listings on Yelp and has a four-star rating with 156 reviews on Yelp. … [Read more...] about 33% of local search business is from non-locals (and 7 tips for capturing that traffic)
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Ericka took a few minutes to engage bloggers, and in return she helped put a 'real' and 'honest' face on Kraft. With her 'see for yourself!' example, she was able to not only correct a misconception about her company's product, but also gain trust from readers by speaking clearly and honestly. There's also a bigger blogging lesson here: Customers are going to talk about your business online. You can either join that conversation, or you can let your customers say what they will about your business. Taking the time to reach out to your customers on blogs is a great way to make sure that your customers have the best and most accurate information, but it also helps you get insights into what your customers are wanting and thinking.If you are a business owner, have you spent time seeing what your current and potential customers are saying about you online? If so, what did you find? … [Read more...] about Should You Really Care What Bloggers Are Saying About Your Business?
1. Google Is A Public Corporation As a profit-driven company, Google has a vested interest in, and a track record of, constantly improving its products. It has demonstrated indifference towards the visibility of individual sites in its organic search results and an unrelenting drive to keep search engine users — not webmasters — happy. … [Read more...] about Regulating Google Search — A Reality Check
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