Internet Marketing Professional and Data Security Consultant for Small Businesses

Google Hotel Finder – Map Based Search Filtering For Hotels

Friday, July 29th, 2011

While Searching for Houston Hotels for a research project i came across a new Beta Experiment from Google.

Google Hotel Finder

It is a Map based search filtering tool that allows one to find Hotels in the selected area.

What Makes this tool different from others ? Read on to find why i liked it. (more…)

How To See If Google Local Search Reviews Are Authentic

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

You’re searching for a local Plumber using Google Local Listing (also known as Google Places).

However, how do you know whether the plumber is reliable and reputable ? The Reviews !  But how do you know if they are authentic reviews ?

We’ll go over a few Google Local Search Reviews to see for yourself if they are real reviews. Also we’ll go over Google Review Syndication. (more…)

3 Steps To Get Your Business Listed in Google Local Listings

Monday, October 12th, 2009

Ever done a google search for a service in your own area and seen listings for local providers show up on google maps BEFORE your normal google search results ?

Yes, you know what i’m talking about. You probably wondered how did they get there? I wish my Business was also listed on top of the local search results.

Well Now you can ! I’ll show you how in 3 Easy Steps. (more…)

Top 4 Reasons for why not to have your Business Blog on Blogspot.com or WordPress.com

Monday, September 21st, 2009

As promised in my previous write up on why Business’s need to have a blog i’m writing on what not to do with your blog.

I see this happen a lot with Business Blogs. They have a great site and have a link to their blog, which when clicked go to their blog thats on a separate site hosted as a sub domain on blogspot or wordpress.

It just does not make sense to me and drives me crazy seeing this. (more…)