Local SEO and Internet Marketing
91 views | +0 today
Follow
Local SEO and Internet Marketing
All things SEO - from on-site and Google + Local optimization to local citation building, link building, and SMM
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Google Webmaster Tools: An Overview

Google Webmaster Tools: An Overview | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
This guide to Google Webmaster Tools walks you through the various features of this tool, and gives you an insight into what actionable data can be found within. For $0 per month, you get to see information directly from Google for your eyes only.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Citation Building from Google+ Local & Local SEO News
Scoop.it!

PLUS Local Ranking Factors You Need to Know

PLUS Local Ranking Factors You Need to Know | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

Shortly after writing about Why Small Businesses Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Google+ Local, which focused on “best practices” that are still highly relevant in light of the new +Local/Places merger, I began to wonder what other helpful Local ranking tips the average local businessman is missing out on.  I wanted to emphasize some factors, old and new, that give a great boost to your efforts in Local visibility.


Via Linda Buquet :: Catalyst eMarketing
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

First Thoughts On Google's New Tabbed Sitelinks

First Thoughts On Google's New Tabbed Sitelinks | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

"This could be the biggest change Google has ever made into brand listings appearing in the SERPs after introducing the expanded site links (mega sitelinks)."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Road to MozCon: The State of SEO in 2012

Road to MozCon: The State of SEO in 2012 | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Discover what is the State of SEO in 2012 accordingly to some of the most renown SEOs and Web Marketers. Google Updates, Knowledge Graph, Author Rank, Schema.org, Google+ and the Plus-ification of G.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

The SEOgadget Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

The SEOgadget Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
A step by step, epic guide to learning conversion rate optimization. Check out our spiffy infographic!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Today's Top 3 Google I/O Announcements Marketers Should Know

Today's Top 3 Google I/O Announcements Marketers Should Know | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Read about the most important announcements from Google, including new features in Google+ and their new tablet device.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Why Small Businesses Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Google+ Local

Why Small Businesses Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Google+ Local | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

"With Google Places coming out of its cocoon and transforming into the butterfly that is Google+ Local, many rightfully wonder what changes to the Local ranking algorithm may have occurred and what optimization tactics are still considered relevant. While it’s true that many social factors will come into play, I feel that there are still many Local “Best Practice” optimization techniques that will help you improve your Local visibility."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Why Content Marketing is a Great SEO Strategy, Not a Short-Term Tactic

Why Content Marketing is a Great SEO Strategy, Not a Short-Term Tactic | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
If you want to increase your search rankings and organic traffic, it’s important that you have a great content strategy in place. Build great online content, promote it, generate attention, and you’ll attract high-quality natural links.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

The Impact of Authoritative Links, Mentions, and Shares on Rankings

The Impact of Authoritative Links, Mentions, and Shares on Rankings | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

"So you see, it's not about trying to build authoritative links to your website, it's about becoming an authority yourself"

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Google’s Avinash Kaushik Talks Optimization Across All Channels at #SESTO

Google’s Avinash Kaushik Talks Optimization Across All Channels at #SESTO | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Google’s Digital Marketing Evangelist talked optimization, conversion, and multi-touch attribution to a packed SES Toronto audience this morning. Here are the top takeaways from his presentation on optimization across multiple channels.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Link Building Means Earning "Hard Links" Not "Easy Links"

Link Building Means Earning "Hard Links" Not "Easy Links" | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

"You want links meant for humans, not Google" 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Google Now Shows You Your Most Recent Links

Google Now Shows You Your Most Recent Links | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Google has added a new option for downloading your links in Google Webmaster Tools. You can now click on a “download latest links” button.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

The Marketer's Ultimate Guide to Link Bait

The Marketer's Ultimate Guide to Link Bait | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Learn why you should incorporate link bait content into your inbound marketing strategy.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Semantic Search: The Eagle Has Landed

Semantic Search: The Eagle Has Landed | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Schema.org and the Knowledge Graph signal that a paradigm shift has already begun. Developing a firm grasp of how semantic search is influencing your specific entity type has become a necessity. Here’s what entity search changes mean for marketers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Local Citation Building Blog - Auditing a Citation Building Campaign!

Local Citation Building Blog - Auditing a Citation Building Campaign! | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

"I am a Local Citation Builder at OptiLocal. This is my first blog post for the company and I find it most fitting that it is a practical one, so I will share with you some interesting insights one should keep in mind while working on a Citation Building Audit project."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

7 Industries You Wouldn't Expect to Be Creative on Pinterest (But Are)

7 Industries You Wouldn't Expect to Be Creative on Pinterest (But Are) | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Discover industries that are successfully using Pinterest that you wouldn't expect to rock visual content.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

How Social Signals Could Potentially Influence Local Search Results

How Social Signals Could Potentially Influence Local Search Results | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
For a local business, localized search results are lifeblood to them. Focusing on a local SEO strategy can often have a bigger impact on their business model than focusing on the full organic results.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Social-Mobile-LOCAL: “Local” Will Be The Biggest of the Three

Social-Mobile-LOCAL: “Local” Will Be The Biggest of the Three | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

"...Much less attention has been paid to the third concept, “local,” which is ironic since it may be a much larger real business opportunity than either social media or Smartphone application revenue. Over the next five years, this massive opportunity will come into focus as local businesses embrace the Internet and adopt new interactive technologies that increasingly automate the connections between their customers and themselves."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Quality Links & Quality Content: Linchpins of Your SEO Strategy

Quality Links & Quality Content: Linchpins of Your SEO Strategy | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Building quality links is challenging, but you certainly shouldn't “take what you can get and leave it at that”. The cultivation of quality backlinks is massively important in any SEO campaign and you should have a clear strategy of how to get them.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

A Manifesto of Content Marketing

A Manifesto of Content Marketing | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

"Content's goal is not simply links nor SEO, but to earn the awareness, affection and trust of potential customers"

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Reverse Engineering Search Engine Algorithms is Getting Harder

Reverse Engineering Search Engine Algorithms is Getting Harder | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it

"A quality website will become more of a mindset and less a collection of correct signals. It’s extremely hard for me to admit that it is becoming easier to create a great website and to do great marketing, than it is to fake it. Until now it was easy to diagnose a website on individual symptoms to get a specific cure for each of them. From now on the advice will become more generic and the best cure will incorporate all aspects."

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Citation Building
Scoop.it!

Link Building Strategies - The Complete List

Link Building Strategies - The Complete List | Local SEO and Internet Marketing | Scoop.it
Brace yourself. This is the most comprehensive list of link building strategies ever created. Think I'm lying?
more...
No comment yet.