local marketing

Warning: You’re Losing Money by Not Using Google Places

Did you know that 73 percent of online searches are for local businesses? If you have yet to set up your Google Places account, you could be missing out on serious customers. It helps to create a solid online presence so your customers can come to your business for everything they need. How can you establish your business with Google and start the marketing process? Here are some tips to follow to create an effective online presence.

Creating Your Account

To get started, you will need to claim your business listing. This is a straightforward process as […]

Local Marketing Suggestions for 2013

Many local businesses may think that having an online presence is difficult when competing with larger chain companies. Though these larger companies may come up frequently in search engine queries, a decent amount of searches are done with the intent of finding a local business. And when someone is looking for a local business, don’t you want to assure your business comes up somewhere in their search?

But just having a website isn’t going to bring you to the top of online search results. You have to work hard to get your business well recognized through search engines. The following are some […]