Importance of Reviews for Local SEO and How to Get Them by on November 29, 2017 · Local Searchlocal seoSEO

As we have addressed in a previous post, Surprise! Another Change in Local Search Rankings, Google determines local rankings based on relevance, distance and prominence. Relevance is determined by how well ... » Continue

5 Ways to Rank in Local Search in a Changing Local SEO Ecosystem by on February 16, 2017 · local seoSearch Engine Optimization

I keep seeing people and articles asking the question “is local SEO dying” and I think it’s an absurd question. Local SEO won’t die as long as there are local ... » Continue

9 Key Areas of Focus for On-Page Keyword Placement by on November 14, 2016 · local seoonsite optimizationSearch Engine OptimizationSEO

We have talked about the importance of keyword development, testing, and optimization over the past few month. Now we are going to provide the Top 9 Areas you should focus on ... » Continue

Why Content Optimization is Important for Your Website Presence by on October 12, 2016 · local seoSEO

Today is the third installment of the recap from the Lunch and Learn I presented on the First Steps for Onsite Optimization. In our first recap, we talked about Keyword ... » Continue

Beginner’s Guide to Local SEO by on July 6, 2016 · Local SearchLocal Searchlocal seo

Google is continually blurring the line between Local SEO and Traditional SEO. In a recent algorithm update, local ranking signals are more heavily influenced by traditional SEO than ever. You ... » Continue

Surprise! Another Change in Local Search Rankings by on May 4, 2016 · Local SearchLocal Searchlocal seoSEO

In a recent update, Google has made traditional SEO efforts an even more important part of local search rankings. Traditional SEO efforts have also played an important role in local ... » Continue

Micro-Moments Part 1: I-Want-To-Go by on February 5, 2016 · Adwordslocal seoMobilemobile sitePaid AdvertisingPay-Per-Click (PPC)Uncategorized

With the rise of smartphones has come increased mobile searches, and 2015 marked the first year when mobile searches out-numbered desktop searches in the U.S. Within our always-on, connected world, ... » Continue

What the Google+ Changes Mean for Local Search by on December 18, 2015 · googleLocal Searchlocal seo

Anyone who is familiar with Google knows that they are always changing things.  It has been no secret that Google+ has been a less than stellar experiment by Google. The ... » Continue

3 Tactics For Immediate Local Search Ranking Improvements by on September 2, 2015 · Local SearchLocal Searchlocal seo

For brick and mortar businesses, Local SEO is a crucial part of increasing local visibility in search.  Local SEO, like traditional SEO is a long-term play and takes time to see ... » Continue

Anvil Lunch & Learn: Get Your Local Business Found in Search by on August 13, 2015 · Anvil Lunch & LearnAnvil Media Seminar SeriesLocal Searchlocal seo

Join Anvil’s Amanda Hummel for a seminar on Local SEO on November 11. Get Your Local Business Found in Search Local SEO is a completely different game than your average SEO campaign, ... » Continue