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2020 Local Search Ranking Factors Presentation

Presented by Darren Shaw at Whitespark's Local Search Summit. The 2020 Local Search Ranking Factor survey results are in! I just presented the top highlights and…

Google My Business

Auto Dealer Google Listings Are a Wreck 💥🚗

Many Auto Dealers are not taking advantage of the benefits that Google My Business offers. The lack of GMB adoption in the dealership space is an…

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Google My Business, Local SEO

From Zero to Local Ranking Hero – MozCon 2019

Get an inside look into the process, strategies, and tactics implemented to take a business from having zero web presence to ranking hyper-locally in 8 months.…

Citations, News

The Primary Data Aggregators Are Changing: Here’s What You Need to Know

Acxiom is going into retirement at the end of 2019, which leaves the 3 major primary data aggregators in the U.S. local search ecosystem: InfoGroup, Neustar Localeze,…

Reviews

How to Get Yelp Reviews That Won’t Get Filtered and Improve Your Rating

   Last Updated: February 20, 2020 (originally published July 30, 2018) Getting published reviews on Yelp is not easy. Yelp’s review filter is notoriously aggressive, and…

Google My Business, Local Insider, Whitespark Weekly

The Quick Guide to Making the Most Out of Google Questions & Answers – Whitespark Weekly

The Google Q&A feature has been around since August 2017, but the vast majority of businesses are still not monitoring for questions, responding to questions, or…
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