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The 2020 Local Search Ranking Factors Survey Analysis

Back in September I presented the results of the 2020 Local Search Ranking Factors at Whitespark’s inaugural Local Search Summit, and today, finally, I am pleased…

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LocalMailbag: What Are the Critical Elements of a High Converting Local Contact Us Page?

Many businesses treat their contact page as just a place to put a plain old contact form or address, but it needs to be so much…

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GMB Testing Call History: In-dashboard Call Tracking

Google My Business appears to be testing call tracking directly in the dashboard with a new beta feature called Call history.  Call history in GMB is…

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LocalMailbag: What is a Google Guaranteed GMB Listing and How Do I Upgrade My Profile?

Google recently started testing a new paid feature that allows eligible businesses the ability to upgrade their GMB listing for $50USD/month to include the Google Guaranteed…

Local SEO

Local Search Summit – Day 3

That's a wrap for Day 3 and our Local Search Summit is now complete!  Our last day included talks on reputation management, Local Services Ads, LinkedIn…

Local SEO

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…