How your website is optimized for Google search (SEO) is crucial to being found when someone is searching for what you have to offer. I was walking my neighborhood one evening, a lady stopped me to ask directions. Lady: “Which is 11th?” Me: “11th what? There’s 11th Street, 11th Place and 11th Way.” Lady: “I… Read more Are People Who Need You Finding You?
Jim Averyt, owner of Fix My RV, a mobile RV repair service based in Peoria, AZ, attended my social media marketing seminar at the Peoria Chamber of Commerce’s Expo a few years ago. They were in need of some inbound marketing assistance. When I met with them, I saw that Jim and his wife Barb,… Read more Fix My RV – An Inbound Marketing Success Story
Endeavoring to market local brick-and-mortar businesses organically (non-paid) is actually fairly simple when you take advantage these 3 free tools: Instagram, Google My Business and Facebook. How one local business managed to increase Facebook reach when others were losing theirs… You may have read — and I’ve written on the subject — that due to… Read more How to Market Local Brick-and-Mortars for Success: 3 Free Tools
In a recent post, I told you about the change in Google My Business (GMB) – it’s just for local brick-and-mortar businesses. (E-commerce and home-based businesses click here.) Once you have your GMB account set-up and the verification postcard is on it’s way, or if you’re already verified (You’ll see the blue check mark), you… Read more A Free Boost for Locals with Google My Business