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 […]

Local Search top ranking factors

Today David Mihm posted the results from his research into Local Search with many of the experts in the field. The report “Local Search Ranking Factors” points many factors that can help your cause in the Local Search area.  The report also highlights negative factors that can affect your listing. The top three factors General […]