Bernadette Coleman
 
Increase the Visibility of Multi-Location Businesses in Search Starting Today
Local presence management is critical to ensuring multi-location businesses are visible when shoppers turn to Google and other search engines to discover nearby...
Advice Local     Jun 9 2017
Local SEO Strategies for the Little, Independent Guy
Here at CreativeOne , we’ve identified how important an agent’s brick and mortar assets can be to Google and how important claiming an agent or advisor’s online...
Advice Local     Jun 6 2017
Amplify Local Business Visibility with Vertical Directories Starting Today
Local business listings and citations are a critical component of local presence management! Effective citation building isn’t about getting listed everywhere,...
Advice Local     Jun 1 2017
Organic Traffic Methods to Create Authority, Attract Local Consumers and Generate New Business
Are you looking for new ways to drive traffic to the local businesses you represent? No matter whether you are an agency, digital marketer, or business owner,...
Advice Local     May 24 2017
Unique Traffic Tactics to Expand the Digital Footprint of Local Businesses
Site traffic is at the core of every business, whether an online business or a local business that wants to drive customers to their brick-and-mortar location!...
Advice Local     May 18 2017
Back to the Basics: Google My Business Pin Not Working? How to Fix This Common Verification Issue
Maintaining an up-to-date Google My Business listing is critical for local businesses as well as multi-location brands that want to get found by customers...
Advice Local     May 16 2017
Google is Making It Easier to Manage Multiple Google My Business Listings
The Googlers have been hard at work in recent months, rolling out several notable changes to the Google My Business dashboard. We’ve already discussed how...
Advice Local     May 11 2017
Why Multi-Location Brands and Businesses Need a Store Locator and Location Landing Pages on Their Website
Near me, Nearby, Closest…these words are becoming increasingly common across the billions of queries on Google every month. Thanks to mobile phones and iPads,...
Advice Local     May 8 2017
How Small Businesses Can Use Great Content to Connect with More Customers
In honor of National Small Business Week, we wanted to talk about how small businesses can benefit from creating and sharing awesome content with their...
Advice Local     May 5 2017
Putting Multi-Location Businesses on the Map: The Guide Everyone Needs Today
Multi-location brands and businesses have their share of challenges that come with managing the online presence of multiple locations, from rogue social media...
Advice Local     May 3 2017
Announcing Advice Locator Pages: A Full-Featured Store Location Search Solution for Multi-location Businesses
National brands and multi-location businesses require search engine-friendly store locators with individual location landing pages for each store location—this...
Advice Local     Apr 26 2017
Factors That Breed Bad Location Data and What Can Be Done About It
Managing the local presence of a business all starts with understanding citations and why they are important. Once you understand that, you can move on to bad...
Advice Local     Apr 20 2017
Google’s Mission to Eliminate Fake Google My Business Listings
While, we might not love all the updates Google is constantly making to the local pack and search algorithms , Google’s cracking down on fake Google My Business...
Advice Local     Apr 12 2017
A Closer Look at Artificial Intelligence in Google’s Categories for Local Search
Now that Google has officially announced plans to incorporate machine learning into AdWords , artificial intelligence (AI) will soon make its way into all of...
Advice Local     Apr 11 2017
Back to the Basics: Why Duplicate Listings are a Real Issue for Local Businesses
Duplicate listings are responsible for much of the bad data that plagues local businesses online. In addition to damaging credibility and reducing visibility,...
Advice Local     Apr 7 2017
What are Data Aggregators? A Look at How Local Business Data Gets Distributed Online
Have you ever wondered how business data gets distributed across the web? Or why local businesses sometimes appear in directories without ever having submitted...
Advice Local     Apr 5 2017
Google AdWords Update Suggests Machine Learning Will Shape the Future of Search
From recent updates to the local pack to the introduction of lists for Google Maps , Google is always looking for ways to improve search results. The latest...
Advice Local     Mar 29 2017
Back to the Basics: Best Image Sizes for Google My Business
Following Google’s guidelines is crucial when creating, claiming, or updating a Google My Business listing . This applies to every element of the listing, from...
Advice Local     Mar 21 2017
Google Shifts Once More: The Ever-Changing Local Pack
Is there another change coming to the local pack? It seems the Googlers are at it again. Can you future-proof a business from Google Algorithm updates?...
Advice Local     Mar 16 2017
Voice Search and SEO: What Local Businesses Need to Consider
As new technology is developed, consumer behavior evolves with it, along with the demand for new local SEO and search strategies . Today this technology is...
Advice Local     Mar 15 2017
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