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Augmented Reality Will Put Local SEO On Steroids
Augmented reality has recently grown from the far-flung corners of geek world to become a surging phenomenon that is threatening to burst into popular culture. Pokemon Go, an AR based gaming app, generated huge traction subsequent to its July 2016 launch. The free-to-play location-based game saw millions engage in the interactivity of augmented reality like […]
How to Diagnose Your Traffic Issues with These SEO Tools
Believe it or not, SEO is not a rocket science. In most cases, it comes down to the most obvious common sense things, like easy-to-understand website structure, well-written relevant copy, carefully picked descriptive page titles, etc. Some more complicated problems may occur (those that require professional help) from time to time, but in most cases, […]
5 Local SEO Mistakes to Avoid in 2017
As you begin to gear up for a successful 2017 for your business, one very important thing you need to address is your local SEO. Here are a few key local SEO facts you should know: The Google 2-pack (which is Google’s organic listing of two local businesses) appears at the top of 93 percent […]
Online Business Directories: How to Use Citations to Build a Successful Local SEO Strategy
Gone are the days of the usefulness of printed phone books. The only use for them these days is for your grandparents (who may not even have a cell phone), to raise your computer monitor, hold open a door or prop up your feet. (Go ahead, look around your office!) The modern-day online equivalent of […]
The Key to Ranking Your Local Business in Google
For local businesses, showing up on page one is a must – showing up in the Google 3-pack (or whatever it is called this week.) can be the difference between thriving and merely surviving. All Google products evolve as they find ways to make search better and, let’s face it, make more money from that […]
SEO Isn’t Dead, It’s Simply Hiding
Look around today, and you’ll find any number of pundits declaring that SEO is dead. No, SEO is most certainly not dead, it’s just moved to a new location and didn’t leave a forwarding address. (In fact, in that new home, it’s more important than ever.) SEO has come out SEO used to hide in […]

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Local Listings: Which Ones Should I Focus On?
It’s common knowledge that your business website is the best place to get customers to go when they’re online. And if you’re a local business with a physical address, a lot of your website traffic may come from maps listings. Optimizing for local search results is called local SEO. If you’ve been in business for […]
How to Tell Google What Your Content Means
Search engines love content. That’s what they eat all day long, and they use HTML code to figure out what all those web pages say. The problem is that sometimes they don’t know what you mean by what you say. Have you ever done a search for a product or service and find the occasional […]
My Latest Book – SEO for Growth
Today I am thrilled to announce the release of my fifth book! Yep, kind of stealthy with this one, but I believe it’s an extremely important and timely topic. The title of the book is SEO for Growth – The Ultimate Guide for Marketers, Web Designers, and Entrepreneurs. I had the pleasure of collaborating with […]
How Does a Uniform Call to Action Help You Push Your SEO Higher?
So, how does a uniform call to action help you and your brand? You might be surprised to realize the continuity in your content can help to punch up certain phrases in searches faster and more effectively than you realize. As you work to build up keyword phrases to be found online for your titles, […]