Adding Your Business to Google Places – step by step

(click to view larger image) Collect all your information for your profile. Go to Click on “Put your business on Google Maps”. Click on add a new business. Google will look for your business, and if it is there will give you the option to claim the listing. You are then taken to an […]

FreeU – Website Marketing Classes for August

If you are looking to learn more about internet marketing and how to make your website search engine friendly then these upcoming marketing online classes in August will give you a lot of information that you can then use on your own website.  To sign up for a class just click on the class link […]

CFU Classes for Jan – May 2011

Come along to a CFU class to enhance your skills or get a better understanding of your WordPress website.  We offer a number of classes on how to get your website into the search engines, blogging and Google Tools.  The classes are as follows – sign up on the CFU website by clicking on the […]

Respond to Reviews on Google Places

I often get asked, when teaching the Local Search (Google Places) class if a business owner should and can respond to reviews as there are often times where the owner wants to explain a situation or give their side of the story. Recently Google announced that business owners can now respond to reviews left on […]

Local Search CFU Unjob Fair

Print out or view online the information for the Unjob Fair presentation on May 1st, 2010 at Colorado Free University. Print Local Listings Seminar (pdf)

CFU Classes for 2010

All our classes are structured toward the complete beginner so if you don’t know anything about these topics this is a great place to start.  Even if you have some knowledge things are always changing so there is always something new to learn. Here is a list of our upcoming CFU classes for 2010 – […]

Effectiveness of Local Search 2008 vs 2009

A new chart out today by Marketing Sherpa shows that 39% of businesses find local search highly effective, while another 34% find it somewhat effective, so 73% of businesses are pretty much reporting that Local Search is working for them.  (Click images for larger view.) For those that are not really aware of what Local […]

Denver Meetup – The Google 10 Pack

How to list your business in the Google maps at Google Local. View the slideshow presented on the Google 10 pack at the Denver Entrepreneurs Meetup at Englewood Library in October 2009.

CFU Classes for 2009 – Pay Per Click

Grow Your Business on Google with Pay-Per-Click Join me for a class on beginner Pay Per Click. Small businesses can’t afford to wait for folks to wind their way to the website. Pay-per-click (PPC) ads can bring customers to your site immediately. An effective campaign can cost as little as $25 per month. Learn what […]

CFU Classes for 2009 – Local Search

A Crash Course in Local Search: Don’t Let Your Business Be Left Behind Join me for a class on Local Search at Colorado Free University.  Pick one of the dates listed below that will work for you, the class is 3 hours and covers a bunch of material for you to go home and start […]