Local SEO

Local SEO City Landing Pages

How to Rank in Cities Where You Don’t Have an Address with Local SEO City Pages

By Liz Eisworth | September 26, 2018

If you travel from your home or office to serve your customers, rather than them coming to you, your business is a single-location service area business (an SAB). Your business has a dedicated street address and a local phone number,... Continue Reading »

Local Business Structured Data for SEO

How Structured Data Helps in Search Rankings

By Eddy Pareja | September 9, 2018

Google Knows Keywords are Imprecise Different strings of words can refer to the same entity. The same keyword phrase can describe 2 different things. Keywords are just not a reliable way of designating real-life things. That’s why Google adopted their... Continue Reading »

How to implement Structured Data for a Local Business in WordPress

[Video] How to Add Basic Local Business Structured Data to a WordPress Website

By Eddy Pareja | July 26, 2018

Add Local Business Structured Data to a WordPress Site This is a quick video on how to add some basic Local Business Structured Data on your website. For this demonstration, I’ve set up a basic WordPress installation using the default... Continue Reading »

Google My Business Posts

Google My Business Posts – [Updated June 2018]

By Liz Eisworth | June 20, 2018

Google My Business (GMB) is a free tool for businesses to use to manage their presence on Google including in maps, search and the Google Local 3-Pack. It’s long been a not-so-secret weapon to help local businesses compete against national... Continue Reading »

Advanced SEO Strategies

Advanced SEO Strategies: Thinking Differently About SEO

By Liz Eisworth | March 8, 2018

Here’s the thing with SEO lately….. Doing 5 or 10 pages of good on-page SEO doesn’t have the impact it had just a few years ago. The landscape of SEO has changed as Google’s algorithm has changed and as businesses... Continue Reading »

Check the box next to "I deliver goods and services to my customers at their location"

Remove House Picture from Google Business Listing & Hide Address

By Liz Eisworth | May 2, 2017

Your home-based local business will often appear in Google My Business listings with a Street View image of your house if your address is not hidden.

An accurate, well-optimized Google My Business listing plays a very important role in Local SEO, but it may look strange to have an image of your house pop up associated with your business in search results.

However, there are some important things to consider before removing it.

Learn how to remove it (or decide not to) »

Roswell Local SEO

Local SEO: Getting Serious About Improving Your Website’s Visibility in Local Search Results

By Liz Eisworth | April 12, 2017

If you have a local storefront or service-area, or your business is geographically-based in some way, then you should be investing in Local SEO.

In this post, we’ll cover the basics and give you some important next-steps you should do.

Learn about Local SEO »

Why the Google Local 3-Pack is a Secret Weapon for Local Business

Google Local 3-Pack: A Secret Weapon for Local Businesses

By Liz Eisworth | December 1, 2016

What if I told you that your local business can show up higher than a national business in Google search results?

That may seem crazy, but for local businesses, one of the best ways to compete in Google search engine results is to show up in the Google Local 3-Pack.

Being local gives your business an advantage over larger companies that have no local presence.

If you can get your business into the Google Local 3-Pack, it’s a shortcut to Page 1 of Google search engine results. We’ll show you the first steps to take.

Learn how »

How to Remove a Duplicate Listing from HotFrog

By Liz Eisworth | May 10, 2016

Part of a comprehensive Local SEO strategy involves cleaning up and standardizing citations for your business.

If your business has ever had a name change, or phone number change, you may have some duplicate listings floating around out there that need to be removed.

We recently encountered an inaccurate extra listing on HotFrog, so we are sharing how to remove a duplicate listing from HotFrog.

Learn how to remove a duplicate listing from HotFrog »