Posts Tagged ‘local seo’

Understanding Fake Reviews and Their Repercussions on the Market

During the last couple of years, the popularity and impact of online reviews have grown considerably. This is quite understandable, given the fact that 68% of millennials trust online reviews more than they trust traditional television advertisements. However, this great increase in popularity has encouraged multiple business owners to purchase fake positive reviews. In the…

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3 SEO Tips To Increase Your Organic Rankings Quickly

Regardless of business size or industry, most companies expect to take advantage of opportunities as they present themselves. Businesses of all sizes hope to use these opportunities to increase turnover, and by extension, profits. This is without a doubt the raison d’etre for most businesses. Any legal, sanctioned way of going about this process is typically…

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SEO 2016 Predictions

Last week I had the pleasure of moderating a discussion for the Austin SEO Meetup. At that discussion, our focus was on uncovering what we expect to change next year — basically, an SEO 2016 Predictions session. The event took place at Orange CoWorking in south Austin. Thanks to owner Shelley Delayne for hosting the event. Orange is…

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How Local Businesses Can Improve Their SEO

Today we offer you a guest post from tech writer Owen Andrew, covering off some ideas for improving SEO if you are a small local business. You can find Owen on Twitter @OwenAndrew7. As mobile browsing volume continues to rise and overtake desktop search, mobile SEO becomes more and more vital to businesses. And it turns…

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Local Search Engine Optimization Basics [Slideshow]

This week I was honored to take part in the Austin edition of LocalU, a traveling series of training seminars that teaches small businesses how to market themselves online in their locale. If you are unfamiliar with LocalU, take time to review their website. They cover all of the key topics you might want to…

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Google Plus: 6 Reasons You Should Be Using It

Social networking platforms run the gamut of features, usage patterns, and adoption, and Google Plus is no different. If you are in the social media marketing game, you should already know a lot about Google Plus. That includes the biggest knock on it as a social media platform – that adoption remains too low for…

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5 Ways to Sell SEO to Your CEO

Enjoy the following guest post, courtesy of SEO pro Jennifer Watts. The views expressed in this post are those of the author and not necessarily that of Return On Now. It’s easy to imagine the benefits of building a shiny, professional new website. Every CEO knows about the advantages of a professional website over one…

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Small Business SEO: How To Compete With The Big Dogs

Last week, I was speaking to a potential client who had a very negative view of Small Business SEO. Her concern was that it required too much money and effort, and that she could never compete with the “big dogs,” as she called them. She is unwilling to take a leap of faith that won’t…

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