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One of the best ways your business can compete with the giants is by showing up first in online search results. Solid search engine optimization (SEO) can make this happen, but it’s not as simple as 1-2-3. Luckily, we’ve got the 4-5-6.

How to Get Your Small Business to the Top of Google’s Local Pack

How to Get Your Small Business to the Top of Google’s Local Pack

How many times have you searched for something on Google and used the words “near me,” “local,” or the...

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9 Ways to Fix Your Locksmith Business SEO to Rank Better in Online Searches

9 Ways to Fix Your Locksmith Business SEO to Rank Better in Online Searches

They’ve locked their keys in their car. They lost the extra house key. Or maybe they broke their only...

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What Are Data Aggregators? Why Your Online Business Listings Depend on Them

What Are Data Aggregators? Why Your Online Business Listings Depend on Them

Have you ever read about online listings and seen the terms “data aggregator” or “data mining” somewhere in the...

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How Online Reviews Impact Your Search Engine Optimization (SEO) in 2018

How Online Reviews Impact Your Search Engine Optimization (SEO) in 2018

We recently gave you our Top 3 SEO Basics for getting your small business found online when consumers search...

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[Video] Google’s Top 3 SEO Basics for Small Business

[Video] Google’s Top 3 SEO Basics for Small Business

If your business website isn’t showing up on the first page of search results, you’ve probably looked into search...

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How Google’s RankBrain is Affecting Your SEO

How Google’s RankBrain is Affecting Your SEO

Heard about RankBrain? It’s not exactly a new SEO concept (as it was seen making waves as early as...

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Amazon Announces Alexa for Business, and Why You Should Care

Amazon Announces Alexa for Business, and Why You Should Care

“Alexa, what’s the temperature outside?” “Hey Alexa, add chocolate milk to my shopping cart.” “Alexa, will Tom Brady help...

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Top 4 Google SEO Ranking Factors

Top 4 Google SEO Ranking Factors

We recently touched on some of the top search engine optimization (SEO) myths out there that trip up local...

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We Hate to Break it to You, but Google Doesn’t Care…

We Hate to Break it to You, but Google Doesn’t Care…

Creating a website for your business can take a lot of time and money. You’ll either drop some serious...

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The Silent SEO Killer: Site Load Time

The Silent SEO Killer: Site Load Time

Laundry. After a weekend of knocking out chores, running errands, and cleaning the house, it always seems to be...

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SEO Tip from the Experts: Target Multiple Keywords at Once

SEO Tip from the Experts: Target Multiple Keywords at Once

According to Moz, a leading search engine optimization (SEO) firm, it’s no longer good enough to focus most of...

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Which businesses get the biggest bang for their local SEO buck?

Which businesses get the biggest bang for their local SEO buck?

Obviously, local search engine optimization (local SEO) is pretty critical for any small or medium-sized business. When you don’t...

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Top 9 SEO (some FREE) Resources for DIY Small Business Owners

Top 9 SEO (some FREE) Resources for DIY Small Business Owners

It’s time to address the “S-word.” For local business owners, SEO (search engine optimization) may sound like a dirty...

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Demystifying Search Engine Optimization (SEO) in 2017

Demystifying Search Engine Optimization (SEO) in 2017

Search engine optimization (SEO) is ever-evolving. It’s an often mysterious, and more-often-than-not frustrating, endeavor for local business owners. Even...

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The Importance of Long-Tail Keywords

The Importance of Long-Tail Keywords

The topic of SEO likely came up when you set up content on your website, or perhaps if you’ve...

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Don’t Take Our Word for it, Take Google’s

Don’t Take Our Word for it, Take Google’s

Google recently released a video called, “How to hire an SEO.” You probably know by now that SEO stands...

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7 Resources To Optimize Your Website

7 Resources To Optimize Your Website

Way to go, you’ve got a website for your business! It looks shiny, tells your business’ story, lists all...

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Gain Exposure With Online Listing Sites

Gain Exposure With Online Listing Sites

If you’re like most business owners today, you understand the importance of exposure on search engines like Google and...

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What Is ‘Barnacle SEO’? [Video]

What Is ‘Barnacle SEO’? [Video]

Search Google for “doctor,” “construction contractor,” or “Mexican restaurant” and you’re likely to see a directory site like Superpages.com or...

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Better Google Ranking through Science

Better Google Ranking through Science

A study by search marketing consultants brings a new level of white-coat precision to what’s ultimately a guessing game:...

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Is That Phone Call Really from Google?

Is That Phone Call Really from Google?

Many small businesses across the country report continuing to receive calls from telemarketers claiming to be Google. Although this...

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