What’s New in Local Search 2015

Everything and Nothing really. Over the years that I’ve been doing local Local SEO I’ve noticed that though there are constant changes, and new ways to improve rankings appear, a few major things have stayed the same. Reviews are still a huge factor onsite and on 3rd party review sites. Citations – mentions around the…

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The #1 Mistake Made by Local businesses

This video gives you a great Local SEO checklist that you can use yourself. It’s done by Rand at Moz. Mos are a long-standing, trusted source of info about Search Engine optimisation (  SEO ) and how to do well in search engine marketing. Local SEO is a little bit different to this in Australia. If…

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Bing helps Google+L listings soar !

The email is causing quite a confusion as there’s very little information and nothing explaining why the business details need to be updated. Business owners have been wondering if it’s a scam, but Google has confirmed it’s legitimate. Google also started calling businesses ( presumably those who did not update their business information ) I…

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2014 and Local Search

Wow … Welcome to 2014 ! Local Search results becoming even more integrated with the main search results. We are already seeing that many searches are producing a majority of local search results. You may not even notice this when you search in Google however where you search from is affecting your results. Even in locations…

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What Needs to be Done in 2014 ?

Well that’s a relief, Google’s search results have become a bit more sane. Over Christmas, page one of search results for roofing contractors was a block of Local results that were mostly plumbers and nearly all directories for the main results. Today, things are back to normal, with roofers back on page one and my…

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