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    Facebook vs. Google Mobile: Local Search Smackdown – Who’s

    http://www.brightlocal.comFri, 24 May 2013 09:30:25 GMT

    How do Google and Facebook compare on mobile local search experience?

    The market leaders go head to head; Jacob Puhl evaluates their constantly changing features.

    By admin on May 29, 2013 | Local Search | A comment?

    Facebook App running 2nd in Local Searches behind Google Maps but ahead of Mapquest, Bing/Apple Maps

    Facebook App Used More than Mapquest, Bing for Local Search

    http://screenwerk.comMon, 01 Apr 2013 18:12:31 GMT

    Study: Facebook App Used More than Mapquest, Bing for Local Search. Tweet. Google Maps on iOS Last week comScore, Neustar/Localeze and 15 Miles released their 6th local search study. It’s a mix of behavioral and

    By Tim Evans on April 16, 2013 | Local Search | A comment?

    New Look for Google Plus Local Place Pages

    Here is a quick snapshot of the new look for Google+ Local Place Pages!   Link to more info…

    New Look for Google Plus Places Page March 6 2013

    And here is a snapshot of the old look!Snapshot of previous Google Places layout

    By Tim Evans on March 6, 2013 | Local Search | A comment?

    Local Search is Going Mainstream

    40 Important Local Search Questions Answered | SEOmoz


    Local has officially grown up, and it’s becoming a major force to be reckoned with. I received a ton of questions from my Mozinar about where local is headed, and I decided to dive deep into the answers. Make yourself a cup

    Ed Parsons, the Geospatial Technologist of Google,  indicated in a recent talk at Google PinPoint London 2012 that “about 1 in 3 of queries that people just type into a standard Google search bar are about places, they are about finding out information about locations. …this isn’t Google Maps just people normally looking at Google”. Blumenthals.com Local Search Blog

    By admin on February 6, 2013 | Local Search

    Local Search Facebook Style

    Facebook Jumps into Local Search – Website Magazine


    Facebook just took a giant leap into local search. This is because the world’s largest social network has updated the “Nearby” feature in the company’s iOS and Android applications. The update makes it easier for users to

    By admin on December 20, 2012 | Local Search | A comment?

    Local Search Gone Local Mobile Search

    Mobile Ad Revenue Outlook: Local Search Leads the Way – Search


    50 percent of mobile search queries have local intent. One year ago that was 40 percent, and the year before that, it was about 30 percent. This should tell us something about mobile local search

    Apple v Google: How the Battle for Local Search Will Affect Your


    Local search is becoming increasingly more important for local business. Find out how the Apple vs. Google battle will affect you.

    Recommended Reading

    By admin on November 26, 2012 | Local Search | A comment?

    What are Consumers in your Local Area Searching for?

    New Local Search report from YP.com Local Insights lists Restaurants, Financial and Beauty keywords as the top 3  Local Searches.

    So if you are one of these types of businesses, how well are you ranking for Local Search?

    Local Search Insights: What Are Consumers in Your Local Area


    Learn which business categories and verticals are most popular among mobile searchers, how mobile search compares to online for local searches, and details on local ad click-through rates, from YP.com’s Local Insights

    See how you rank in Local Search, visit http://tx.localrankingreport.com to get your rankings for FREE.


    By admin on September 19, 2012 | Local Search | A comment?

    What makes up a Local Search Listing

    The Content of a Local Search Listing | SCORE Small Business


    In our post Get Your Small Business Listed on Local Search Engines, we stressed the importance of having a local search listing and provided a tool to discover where you are currently listed, whether you've claimed the

    By admin on September 7, 2012 | Local Search | A comment?

    Why is Local Search Engine Optimization so Important

    Local Search Engine Optimisation – The Small Business Advantage


    local search engine optimisation With Google opening the doors of its social platform Google+ to small business owners across the world with Google+ local it is now more apparent than ever that targeted local search engine

    By admin on August 31, 2012 | Local Search | A comment?

    How to use Local Search Marketing in your Local Business and Dominate your Local Market using Local Search Optimization

    Still not clear about

    What is Local Search

    – Check out some great articles on how to start using Local Search for your local business.

    What you need to know about Local Search


    In many ways, Local search is the same as traditional search. Each search has a different set of intents and needs, and search engines use various signals to try to match the best results for that intent. Location is

    5 Easy Steps to use Local Search Optimization to Dominate your Local Market.

    Geographic SEO: How To Dominate Local Search Organically


    For many small or local businesses, geographic boundaries play a factor on the customers they can serve. So, to ensure your business is reaching the right.;

    Local Search Recommended Reading

    By admin on March 15, 2012 | Local Search | A comment?

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