Bernadette Coleman
 
Niche Citation Building – Now Available for the Healthcare and Legal Verticals
Starting today, Advice Local partners can begin building niche citations for the local businesses they represent in the healthcare and legal verticals with our...
Advice Local     Aug 20 @ 11:00 pm
Local and Social Are the Perfect Match – Here’s How to Get Going
Things are not what they were years ago. Hey, things are not even what they were a year ago! Life is currently so fast-paced that a year feels like only a...
Advice Local     Jun 21 @ 4:11 am
Are You Falling for These Local Citation Myths? [#Infographic]
Citations, citations, citations! There, I said it, and I’ll keep saying it until I have managed to convince every business on the web to fix their bad data. As...
Advice Local     Jun 7 @ 4:48 am
Understanding How Consumers’ Voice Search Habits Affect Local Businesses
Tired of hearing about voice search ? Well, buckle up, because there’s still a lot of ground to cover! Today I’m about to reveal just how important voice search...
Advice Local     May 30 @ 11:16 pm
The Magic Trio: Google Maps Ranking Facts
When it comes to in-store and service area businesses , appearing on Google is vital. When was the last time you visited a store that wasn’t on Google My...
Advice Local     May 24 @ 5:24 am
Why Voice Search Analytics Is Gold in the Hands of Businesses
I’m back again with more information about voice search ! Surprised? Maybe not, since I’ve been touting the importance of voice search all year. Let me hop back...
Advice Local     May 16 @ 12:13 am
The Guide to Getting Found for Service Area Businesses
Today, more and more companies are operating without a firm business location. Whether a business functions via an online website or from somebody’s house, it...
Advice Local     May 9 @ 11:00 pm
Five Sure-Fire Ways Local Businesses Can Build Trust With Consumers
With fake news littering the internet and scams happening left and right, many consumers feel they don’t know who to trust . They want to rely on small local...
Advice Local     May 1 @ 11:00 pm
Analyzing Voice Search Ranking Factors
By now, you’re probably sick and tired of hearing me herald the coming of voice search . The thing is, I’m not going to stop anytime soon. People are searching...
Advice Local     Apr 29 @ 11:00 pm
The Ins and Outs of Online Visibility for Local Businesses
The days of competing with local businesses via storefront window displays and newspaper ads are long gone. Sure, traditional methods of advertising still hold...
Advice Local     Apr 28 @ 11:00 pm
The Ultimate How-to Guide to Long-Tail Keywords and Voice Search Optimization
When it comes to optimizing content for search engines , you might feel like there are a million things to remember. You know keywords are important, but when...
Advice Local     Apr 24 @ 11:00 pm
Everything You Need to Know About Yelp Business Listings
I’ve said it before and I’ll say it as many times as needed: reviews and customer feedback are more important than ever. Having a Yelp business listing is a...
Advice Local     Apr 22 @ 11:00 pm
Do Manual Citation Submissions Perform Better Than Data Aggregator Submissions?
To get found online, small and large businesses alike need to create and claim online listings (also referred to as local citations ). It’s a surefire way to...
Advice Local     Apr 21 @ 11:00 pm
How Are Local Listings Beneficial for Local Businesses?
Local listings have always been essential for local businesses. Back in the days of real-world phone books, before Google and mobile devices ruled the world,...
Advice Local     Apr 17 @ 11:00 pm
Applying Search Intent to Local Businesses’ Placement
Have you experienced that odd moment where Google suggests a query before you even finish typing? It’s as though Google’s reading your mind! That’s not quite...
Advice Local     Apr 15 @ 11:00 pm
Tried-n-True Link Building Strategies for Local Businesses
When it comes to winning over search engines , sometimes local businesses need to enlist help. Sometimes, this help comes in the form of earning...
Advice Local     Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm
How to Use Google Maps to Respond to Google My Business Reviews
Reviews are impactful , and how they’re handled is defining for businesses and brands. No one likes to read bad reviews. Customers can be steered away from...
Advice Local     Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm
Best Practices for Creating Voice Search-Friendly Content
In today’s world, full of Google Homes and Amazon Echos, people no longer search the internet solely with typed queries. Comscore estimated that 50 percent of...
Advice Local     Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm
What Is Natural Language and How to Use It for Voice Search Optimization
Remember when we released Voice Search for Local Businesses, Franchises and Brands: The Guide to Getting Found ? Well, we’re not done emphasizing the importance...
Advice Local     Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm
Does Every Local Citation Need to be Cleaned Up?
Clean local citations are an essential part of local SEO. It’s one of our highest priorities for the clients we take on at Advice Local and a topic we...
Advice Local     Apr 2 @ 2:06 am
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