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insidelocal webinars

Upcoming Webinar: Discussing the Impact of Pigeon Update

Upcoming Webinar: Discussing the Impact of Pigeon Update On November 12th, 2014 we are joined by 3 of the brightest brains in Local Search to review & debate the impact of the Pigeon update. We will be joined by local search masters - Mike Blumenthal, Andrew Shotland & Joy Hawkins. To ensure you are there, and to put YOUR questions to our panel, register now. Places are limited so grab your place now before they go! November 12th, 2014 (2pm EST

by Ross Marchant

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insidelocal webinars

InsideLocal is back! Grab Your Free Place Now!

Last month we announced that the InsideLocal expert webinar series was making a long-awaited return - and we can now reveal the finalized schedule for the first 8 webinars. About InsideLocal: Expert Webinar Series BrightLocal & the Local Search Forum have again teamed up to deliver an exciting series of local search focused webinars. The ‘InsideLocal’ webinar series is focused on exploring the most important, topical & exciting areas of local search. Webinar schedule In September we asked for your input so

by Ross Marchant

SMB Internet Marketing Survey 2014
SMB Internet Marketing Survey 2014

SMB Internet Marketing Survey 2014

Today (24th Oct) we have kicked off our annual SMB Internet Marketing Survey. We first ran this survey in 2013 and had 668 businesses participate (see 2013 survey findings). The objective of the survey is to understand how small and medium sized businesses consider, use & benefit from internet marketing. The survey targets businesses with less than 50 employees across all business categories. It only takes 5 minutes to complete & there's a fancy new Ipad Air 16GB up for grabs.   About the Survey

by Ross Marchant

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top niche citations

Best Niche Citation Sites for 41 Business Categories

Two months ago I set our Marketing & Citation team the challenge of curating the most comprehensive list of niche citation sites available on the internet. This post & the citation lists below are the outcome of this 8 week project. It's taken far more time to complete than we expected but we now have a great list of over 1,000 useable, categorised & genuine niche citation sites to share with you! Sure, there are a number of posts/resources around which list the most common

by Myles Anderson

Google+ Local added to CitationBurst
Google+ Local added to CitationBurst

Google+ Local added to CitationBurst

Great news - we now submit to Google+ Local! We're delighted to let you know that we've enhanced our CitationBurst service so that you can now submit & update Google+ Local listings as part of your CitationBurst campaigns. Through CitationBurst we already submit to valuable local search services such as Bing Places & Yahoo Local, as well high authority citations including Yelp, YP.com, Foursquare, Manta, Angie's List & hundreds more. This latest update is part of our ongoing commitment to improving our range of local search

by Ross Marchant

TalkingLocal - Interview with Neil Patel
TalkingLocal - Interview with Neil Patel

TalkingLocal – Interview with Neil Patel

In the latest TalkingLocal interview, we are joined by Neil Patel, who is very well-known in the online marketing industry. Neil is a successful & experienced entrepreneur who has founded numerous online services, including Crazy Egg, KISSmetrics, and Quick Sprout. As an internet marketing guru and analytics expert, Neil is considered one of the world's leading content and conversion marketers. He was even recognized as a top 100 entrepreneur under the age of 30 by The Obama Administration. Not only does

by Myles Anderson

InsideLocal Webinar Series – Vote for upcoming webinars
InsideLocal Webinar Series – Vote for upcoming webinars

InsideLocal Webinar Series – Vote for upcoming webinars

After a short absence, the InsideLocal expert webinar series is making a return. The series has proven very popular in the past, and in association with the Local Search Forum we've had some great guests on to debate a range of hot topics in local search. Now we want your input to help decide on the next set of topics for debate. About InsideLocal: Expert Webinar Series BrightLocal & the Local Search Forum teamed up to deliver an exciting series of

by Ross Marchant

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Local SEO industry Survey 2014 – Further Insights

Last week we published the Local SEO Industry Survey 2014. With over 1,700 SEOs answering 19 different questions on subjects such as company size, clients and revenue, there was a sizeable amount of data to draw conclusions from. The results were insightful, highlighting stats like the fact that 1 in 5 local SEOs had a turnover of less than $30k, and that the average monthly spend by SMBs on local search is $1,020. Of course, however insightful the results can be

by Ross Marchant

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Local SEO Industry Survey 2014

About the BrightLocal Local SEO Industry Survey The objective of this survey is to gain better understanding about the current state of the local SEO Industry. With this survey we hope to find out about life ‘on the ground’ for those in the local SEO industry, and also to share the research & findings publicly to help improve the knowledge and insight within our industry. BrightLocal Local SEO Industry Survey 2014 This is the 3rd wave of the survey and was conducted

by Ross Marchant