Google My Business — Best Practices for Local Business

Google My Business is a free Google resource for local businesses. It allows a business owner to provide valuable information directly to Google, which helps a business appear in local results for both brand and non-brand queries.

The Ultimate Local SEO Guide for Chicago Businesses

Whether you’re a native or a transplant, everyone can acknowledge that Chicago is….well, pretty awesome!

How to Create Perfect Local Landing Pages

Landing pages matter, and making it clear where your business operates is particularly critical for small businesses trying to compete with national brands.

How to Use The Skyscraper Method for Local Link Building

Any owner of a small to mid-market business is taking a risk when they venture into content marketing. It takes a lot of time and resources to develop a content and link building campaign. And given the costs, what if you publish your infographic or interactive and nobody shares it? It's a risk.

Why Blogging Is Crucial for Your Local SEO Strategy

As the smartest digital marketer you know, you're well aware that there are plenty of good reasons to learn how to blog for SEO.

Google+ Part 1: How Google+ and “Search plus your World” Affect Your Results

With the introduction and adoption of the Google+ platform in 2011, Google has taken a bold step into the social space previously dominated by Facebook and Twitter.