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Google Places – Global Approach ISS London 2012

I've just spoken at ISS (International Search Summit) in London this afternoon on doing Google Places optimisation on a global level. Great conference, fantastic food (important!) and good speakers. Here's my slide from the session, the presentation goes through the key points in optimising your... More

@DSmulevich

How to use QR Codes for Google Places

Today I want to show you how to use a not-so-new technology to help small businesses rank higher in Google Places. When triggered, Google Places results achieve both great relevance and exposure. Trust me, if you type in “restaurants” you cannot avoid looking at them. If you were Pizza Hut,... More

@ben_holbrook

The Google “Venice” Update – Power to the (Local) People

There are countless Google updates happening at any one time and to be fair, most of them aren't worth talking about. However, we've realised that when Google go to the effort of actually naming an update, it's probably worthwhile paying some serious attention. Just think back to "Google Panda" and... More

@ben_holbrook

SES London 2012 – Measuring SoLoMo with Joel Davis, Dan Patmore and Co.

Day Two And The Gloves Were Off If you work in SEO or Social, you will have no doubt been hearing an awful lot about SoLoMo which is another very "cool" and "edgy" term which encompasses Social, Local and Mobile. It's THE buzz topic everybody in the industry is talking about. Many... More

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Whats new in local & mobile search– SMX 2011

Local. What’s not local these days... According to Google about 30% of all search queries have local intent. Good job I’m in the 4th session of the day here at SMX 2011 then, where Local & Mobile search are being put on centre stage. The speaker line-up is as if SMX has created it’s... More

@LisaDMyers

Local Search Presentation SES London 2011

Just finsihed my Local Search panel at SES London, here's the presentation mostly covering Google Places, what's new and ranking factors. Also sharing loads of citations sites and recources. Local Search - SES London 2011View more presentations from lisadmyers. More

@sammurray

How to Track your Google Local Listing

Did you know women talk more than 15% more than men every day? Men smiling at that figure now should stop as 8% of you never cleaned your teeth this morning.  Welcome to the wonderful world of statistics. They give us an insight and a clearer indication of how successful our marketing campaigns... More