2018 SEO Optimizing for Local Zip Codes

We’ve all done it. Admit it! We have stuffed zip codes of an area at the footer of a client’s website. Did it work? It probably worked pre-2012 before local SEO became dependent on Google My Business and local citations. Now the #1 factor in local search is

Google Maps Icons and Markers Explained

When you search for a specific address in Google, you may notice blue, orange, yellow and red markers surrounding the area of the red pin. Many local seo companies and even business owners struggle to find the answer about these map m

Google Serviced Based Ads

Google Guarantee on Ads Dominate the Top as Prime Real Estate

Google is testing out service based ads for Local Paid Search. (Just do a search for Miami Plumber.) What are Local Service ads? Google Local Service ads are being offered in a few markets.  If you have seen these ads, they change…

Oh No Removed Google Reviews – What To Do

If you’re a small business owner who actively gets reviews, it’s likely that you’ve ran into a case where some of your reviews on your Google My Business listing randomly vanished. Google has an active algorithmic filter in place to remove reviews…