With the mobile phones getting smarter day by day, we can expect that voice search will dominate in the near future. Follow these best practices in the voice search optimization and get your website found in voice search. … [Read more...] about How to Optimize Your Website for Google Voice Search (Step-by-step Guide)
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This might seem like more than one step, but it’s so quick that clicking the link and agreeing to the terms doesn’t need much discussion. You will be asked to type in your email address (use the one you want associated with your listing), and then you’re on your way. You will be taken to a screen like the one shown below, so simply fill in your information as best you can: … [Read more...] about Getting Started With Google Places for Business
Another very interesting and, perhaps, concerning area of innovation are the on-going trials with local handymen, house cleaners, locksmiths, plumbers, and (as mentioned by David Mihm) HVAC engineers – where local tradesmen pay a fee to be listed as “pre-screened” in Google’s Home Services search. … [Read more...] about Where is Google heading with mobile local search?
The implementation of the new policy is only a few months old at this point, and Google is sure to continue to fine-tune how it gets implemented on the back end. Whether it will have a material effect on consumers remains to be seen. Google certainly has its part to play — and is still benefiting financially from these advertising practices — but in many ways, this is much bigger than a “Google problem.” And it’s is one of those cases where Google and Bing (and others) should be encouraged to coordinate on ad policies in the interest of consumers online. … [Read more...] about Why are payday loan ads still showing on Google after the ban?