Updates

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…

2017 Top Searches in Google

2017 Top Searches in Google

It’s the end of 2017 and it’s been an amazing year as well as an amazing year in search. Embedded are Google’s top Global searches for 2017.

Manual Action on Bad Domain? Here’s What To Do

I purchased a domain from GoDaddy and after setting it up and connecting it to Google’s search console, I found out that it was used as spam previously. It was labeled as PURE SPAM. This was the first time I have dealt…