We've been reading some recent surveys that indicate a surprising fact; 78 percent of mobile, local searches result in an offline purchase! As a local business owner, this means
About Dave PetersonMarketing Type Guy #1 - Dave is the founder and CEO of Marketing Type Guys, a web design and search engine marketing agency in Conifer, CO.
Our brilliant colleagues over at BrightLocal recently did an in depth study regarding the question, "Which search engine gives more page 1 space to local businesses?" And guess what?
Important news for local businesses! We've heard news that some business owners are receiving emails from Google requiring them to reverify their listings within three-weeks or their listings will
According to Bing, no is the answer. Microsoft Bing’s Senior Product Manager, Duane Forrester, wrote this week at the Bing Webmaster Blog that it is only a myth that
If you're familiar with the old German word of Schadenfreude, it's what we're experiencing today reading this news. For years now we've been coaching our clients to not write fake
As a Local Business SEO provider, we understand that many of our clients are unique. Each provides different products and services, serves different markets, and benefits from different customer
Digital ad spending continues to shift from desktop to mobile devices, according to eMarketer’s latest estimates on US ad spending. Search has already undergone a dramatic shift in spending
Keeping abreast of what NOT to do, is just as important as anything else. Here are some great tips on things to avoid when going for good local search
Per industry experts Moz.com, here are the factors that result in your best chances for good ranking in Local Search: At Marketing Type Guys we've been employing this methodology