Brian Wool put it quite well in his article, Local Search: The Rodney Dangerfield of Online Marketing “Local search receives very few mentions and little analysis from the mainstream media or analysts relative to the dollars it generates and its potential growth. So why does local search get so little …Read More »
A Call to Bats!
“Baseball been bery, bery good to me!” Well pitchers and catchers are reporting, the rest of the team will be in camp soon…it is time for baseball once again! All is well in the universe. I thought it would be fun to run a fantasy baseball league this year. No, …Read More »
Some Interesting Local Search Marketing Ideas
Found a couple of interesting articles on building local traffic and interacting with potential local customers a while back. Both of these had crossed my mind before but these guys wrote about them first so…. Going Local in StumbleUpon by Jake Matthews StumbleUpon is a cool social marketing tool. I …Read More »
The bigger they are….
I am still numb! The New York Giants are Super Bowl XLII champions! AMAZING. What an incredible game, what an incredible season and post season! Eli and company came and beat up Tom and the Patriots. As a football fan, I know how incredible a perfect season would have been …Read More »
Are You Ready For Some Football?!
Need to take a break from business and root on my New Yorks Giants this weekend! I have to congratulate the Patriots on going undefeated this season, which is very impressive but I have to pat my Giants on the back too. Who would have thought they would have made …Read More »
Local Search Perfection?
Last year, I wrote, “Local Search Ain’t Perfect, So What” and I still agree that “you got to live with what you have.” Yes local search is not perfect but it is growing and developing. Since that post, there have been a few articles on the subject that I want …Read More »
Federated Local Search-Zvents
Paul O’Brien sent me a note, letting me know about some exciting news at Zvents: “Zvents is releasing today (Jan 28, 2008) Federated Local Search. The blended experience will combine all facets of local content into one SERP: business listings, movies, restaurants, events, sales, performers/celebrities (in town), sports, etc.” From …Read More »
Local Search – Canadian Style
Today I am catching up with Darby Sieben, of Darby Sieben – Internet Marketing and YellowPages.ca. In the past, I wrote about local search over in Europe and Poland, so I thought we would see what is happening in Canada. Q. Darby, can you our readeers a little about yourself? …Read More »
Local Search Do-it-Yourself Resources
The Internet is a wonderful resource tool for small business, but it is a dynamic one. What is said today, might not apply next week. Through my web surfing, I have found a number of nice resources for those who wanted to do some local search marketing themselves. As with …Read More »
Thank You for Your Support, again
Just found out that LocalBizBits has a post (Local Search on Facebook) nominated for the SEMMYs Local Search category. You can see all those nominated here. Once the finalists are chosen, public voting will begin. Keep your fingers crossed. 🙂Read More »