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What Is Local SEO?

by Mark Crowe

Let’s get straight to it—what is local SEO, and why should you care? Local SEO stands for “local search engine optimization”, and as any business knows, attracting local customers can ...

September 22nd, 2021
5 min read

What is a Google Business Listing?

by Mark Crowe

Have you ever wondered how Google knows to show you a store or service near your location, even if you don’t add ‘near me’ to your search? This isn’t search ...

July 30th, 2021
4 min read

How to Optimize a Google My Business Listing

by Niki Mosier

This is an edited excerpt of the ‘Optimizing a Google My Business Listing’ lesson from Niki Mosier’s free ‘Google My Business Management 101’ course in BrightLocal Academy.  Having a well-optimized ...

July 29th, 2021
7 min read