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Be Proactive With Your Reputation Management

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Imagine Googling your business name, and just beneath your company’s #1 ranking is another result, but this one isn’t something you want people to see.  Maybe it’s a lawsuit that was brought against your company, maybe it’s the insane rantings of a blogger who happens to hate your company.  Maybe the story being told is […]

10 Good Links Citations You Can Get Right Now

Friday, September 11th, 2009

Do you own a local business? Do you want to get top rankings for your business when potential customers do a local search for your business?   If you answered yes to either question, you need links citations for your website.  And you’re in luck, because here are 10 great links citations you can get for your […]

Using Microformats to Improve Local SEO

Friday, August 21st, 2009

Microformats are gaining popularity, and if you’re not using them, you should be. Google’s introduction of Rich Snippets in May 2009 is just another indication that microformats will continue to gain popularity. And as more sites make use of this structured content, small businesses can capitalize on the use of microformats to help feed relevant […]

7 Steps to Assure Your Business is Included in Local Search Results

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Is your business included in local search results?  If you’re a small business owner, you may be so busy building your business in the real world that you haven’t considered the importance of optimizing your website for local search. If you’re one of those business owners, you’re not alone. But it’s also important that you […]