Local Search Results

  • Video: Last Week in Local May 22, 2017

    … U blog. It will be published every Monday and will include discussions about the events in the last week -- strategic and tactical -- that affect Local SEO & marketing. If you have a special topic you would like us to discuss for our other weekly feature, the Deep Dive in Local, or if you would like to be on one or the other of our segments…

    Mike Blumenthal/ Local Universityin SEO- 14 readers -
  • How Google is Hindering the Organic Growth of Local Startups

    … will now be competing for just two slots, meaning it will be that much more difficult to break into the top results. The good news is that there are still ways for local startups to maximize their search engine results. 1. Keep Google’s primary ranking factors in mind According to PatientPop, Google’s algorithm focuses on three main factors when…

    Blogtrepreneur- 10 readers -
  • Video: How Does News Impact Local Rankings?

    … place actually popped up as the number one result in Google Maps. And to me, this is part of a broader theme that we've seen. Mike's other example was the dentist in Minnesota who killed Cecil the lion in Africa. His office shows up when you search for Cecil the lion, or lion killer, or anything like that in Google Maps, as the number one result…

    Mike Blumenthal/ Local University- 10 readers -
  • Google ‘More Reviews’ Links Removed From Knowledge Panel

    Google has confirmed that the link to reviews from around the web, labeled "More Reviews," has been removed from the Knowledge Panel in local search results. The feature was present in one form or another for many years and included links to most review sites. "Reviews from around the web" continue to show in the Google My Business Dashboard although apparently those will also be removed.

    Mike Blumenthal/ Local University- 41 readers -