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  • Cultural Shifts Underlines Google’s Local Enterprise Play

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! Mike: This is different.

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  • The Impending HTTPstrophe — And What it Means for Local Businesses

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! Mike: We are in the “wilds” of Minnesota at a GetFiveStars team meeting.

    Street Fightin Google- 11 readers -
  • The New ‘Location, Location, Location’ in Retail

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Mike, I’m looking forward to having our next conversation in pe ...

    Street Fightin SEO- 18 readers -
  • The Fallacy of Google’s “Micro-Moment” Positioning

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Hey Mike, hope your summer is winding down to a relaxing end.

    Street Fightin Google- 17 readers -
  • Can Yelp Extend Its Moment in the Sun?

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Well, Mike, we have officially entered the dog days of summer.

    Street Fightin Google Facebook- 17 readers -
  • The Place of Newspapers in the Local Marketing Ecosystem

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Hey Mike, hard to believe we are already winding down July.

    Street Fightin EMail- 27 readers -
  • Google’s Product Bid for DIY Wallet Share

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Hey Mike, hope you had a great Fourth of July.

    Street Fightin Paid Search SEO Google- 19 readers -
  • Making Sense of Posts in Google’s SMB Product Portfolio

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! Mike: Rode my bike into work today. It was glorious.

    Street Fightin SEO Google- 23 readers -
  • Understanding Facebook’s Place as a Small Business Marketing Vehicle

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Well, Mike, I write to you from sunny, 70-degree Portland this week.

    Street Fightin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • The Current State of Google Maps — Fake News, Fake Reviews

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Mike, this month it seems like what’s old is new.

    Street Fightin SEO Google- 18 readers -
  • Constructing the Enterprise Priority List for Local Search

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! Mike: I actually started riding my bike to work… a sure sign that it i ...

    Street Fightin SEO Google- 18 readers -
  • Frustration With Digital Marketing Vendors Boils Over for One SMB

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Hey Mike, I read with great interest the email thread you had ...

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  • The Coming DIY Cataclysm

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Happy to be back for our first conversation of the spring season! ...

    Street Fight- 15 readers -
  • What Does the Bot Bubble Mean for Facebook’s Long Game?

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! Mike: How is Portland? Did the weather improve over my vacation week ther ...

    Street Fightin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • Why Google Is Becoming the ‘New Homepage’ for SMBs

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Hey Mike, great to talk to you again.

    Street Fightin Google- 24 readers -
  • How Does Google Determine the Authority of Local Entities?

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Hey Mike, sorry for the longer-than-usual hiatus between our conversations.

    Street Fightin Google How To's- 13 readers -
  • Apple Gets Into Position for the Voice Search Revolution

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Hey Mike, so far in 2017, we’ve focused primarily on Google and Amazon.

    Street Fight- 21 readers -
  • Making Sense of Amazon’s Push Deeper Into Local

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Hey Mike, for our conversation this week, I thought we might carr ...

    Street Fight- 26 readers -