Internet Marketing Professional and Data Security Consultant for Small Businesses

Google Top Places -Discover your City and Find Favorite Spots

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

With Local Search on the Rise, Google has been working hard on penetrating the local search market.

Its Latest Beta Product – Google Top Places !

They have combined the power of Google Places, Google Boost, Google Talkbin and Google Offers.

Its Google’s version of Yelp. They are helping local businesses get found.

Google Top Places is currently available in :

Portland, Austin, Madison and San Diego.  (more…)

List Of Top Local SEO Blogs For 2011

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

I’m always looking to share ideas about Local Search with fellow bloggers.

I noticed that no one had a list of quality Local SEO blogs put together.

So here’s my List of Top Local Search Engine Optimization Blogs for 2011. (more…)

Search For Top Local SEO Leaders And Bloggers

Monday, January 10th, 2011

I’m putting together a list of the Top Local SEO Leaders and Bloggers for 2011.

Would appreciate your thoughts on your Top Local Search Leaders and Bloggers along with their Credentials and website URL.

Will use your inputs in putting together this Top Local Search Bloggers List. (more…)

Top US Citation Sources For Local SEO

Monday, September 13th, 2010


We all know that its important to rank in Top 7 for local listings for getting targetted local traffic.

But how to ensure your listing is in the TOP 7 Listings ?

I’ll show you the Top US citation sources for ranking high in local searches. (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…)

Five Proven Ways to Rank Higher in Google Local Business Listing

Friday, February 19th, 2010

This is a continuation of my previous post on 3 Steps To Get Your Business Listed in Google Local Listings where i showed you how get your Business listed in Google Local Listings.

Since everyone has not started listing their business in local listings there is a need to rank higher in local listings.

I’ll share the Five Proven Steps To Rank Higher in Google Local Listings. (more…)