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As SVP of Local Search, I treat campaigns as I treat my life. Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them. My blogs will come directly from my own actions and from compassion that flows within me. Holla!

How to Grow Your Business With Google Plus Hangouts

Technology has revolutionized marketing over the past decade. The spread of the Internet and the ability to shop online was just the start. Even small companies can now access global markets and…

Everything You Need to Know About Google My Business

In our opinion, Google My Business is the best upgrade since the birth of Google Plus. It allows a business to get into Google products such as Search, Maps and Google Plus…

Identifying and Cleaning Up Your Local Business Listings

If you are a local business, chances are that you have a local business listing in some type of directory or data source. Whether it’s a directory like Yelp, Merchant Circle, Insiderpages…

Where Did My Categories Go on My Google+ Local Page?!

This topic has been receiving a lot of buzz lately, so it only seems appropriate that we touch base on the subject of the Big G and their +Local pages categories. Remember…

Google Now Requesting Business Documentation for Places Verification

On April 23rd, Vanessa, the Community Manager for Google, confirmed that Google may in fact request a scanned copy of your business license for some businesses when conducting a Google Places verification….

Google Places SERP Showing Different Results – New Changes?

Late on April 16th and continuing on today, Google Places is showing a new display format on the SERP (search engine result page) for Places searches solely across all niches of businesses….