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Your Business Needs Reviews

It’s amazing just how much the internet has impacted (and continues to impact) our lives.  When was the last time you blindly walked into a business and purchased an item or service without researching it online beforehand?  It’s probably been a while.  That’s the same case for your potential clients.  Increasingly, people are researching your business, your competitors, and most importantly, what others have to say about you.Continue reading

The Secret to Local Search

I believe in the coming months that local businesses will see a revolution in how their business is represented on the web.  Search engine giant, Google, has made several changes over the past year to their Google Places service.  For those of you who haven’t yet heard of Google Places, it’s a new way of helping searchers find businesses near their area and it has slowly taken over the organic search results pages for several keywords.Continue reading