Bing Maps & Local

  • 4 local SEO tips for restaurants

    … own clients in examples. So this is a non-disclaimer for clarity. Other than my having enjoyed a few lunches there, we have no business relationship. Restaurant SEO tip #1: Google My Business If you’re on Search Engine Land, you probably already have a Google My Business page (and, if not, there’s some handy information from Google here). That said…

    Dave Davies/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 19 readers -
  • Bing launches bots for local businesses

    … across channels and platforms (create once, publish across sites) Local businesses will be able to add “channels” with the click of a button, such as Facebook Messenger and Cortana. Currently, Business Bots is available for Bing, Skype and SMS. Facebook Messenger and Cortana are coming soon. Microsoft envisions rolling bots out broadly to local…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 23 readers -
  • Local SEO in 2017: 5 simple ways to dominate local search

    … (and Bing Places for Business) page. It’s free and can get you incredible exposure if you’re optimized enough to show up in Google’s local three-pack: To claim your Google My Business page, visit google.com/business. There’s a verification process you’ll need to go through where Google will send a postcard with a PIN to your business’s physical…

    Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 28 readers -
  • The future of the map

    … strides in terms of product mapping for customers. But making the connection between local searches and the product on the shelf has yet to be realized. Most likely the breakthrough will come in the form of RFID or some other real-time location system. While beacons are frequently touted for their ability to push (or hassle) customers…

    Search Engine Landin SEO- 10 readers -