Local Search Forum Newsletter
Today's Date 02-13-2013.
The Local Search Community Newsletter features the latest Local Search news, new G+ Local problems, best tips and strategies from the past week.

Remember - the more you give to this community, the more you’ll receive back in return. So when you click to read the any of the hot topics below, please take a moment to share your insights, offer a tip or answer a question to help other members out. :-)

Sincerely, Linda Buquet & the Local Search Team

NOTE: Copied from email newsletter, so formatting is not ideal. (But info behind links is awesome.)

Title: Thread Starter: Thread Start Date: Replies: Views: Last Post: Username:
-- Threads posted most recently --
The Real Effect of 3rd Party Reviews David Fesler 02-20-2013 1 3 10:00 AM, 02-20-2013 Linda Buquet
How to Analyze a Sudden Drop in Google Rankings (Organic) Linda Buquet 02-20-2013 0 64 09:19 AM, 02-20-2013 Linda Buquet
Business Moves - Procedure Changes Again - Just Edit Local Listing Now Linda Buquet 02-20-2013 0 51 08:57 AM, 02-20-2013 Linda Buquet
Get High on Google Local - New Ultimate Local SEO Guide Linda Buquet 02-20-2013 2 87 09:36 AM, 02-20-2013 Linda Buquet
Old business address on unclaimed google+ local page question Leigh 02-19-2013 1 53 06:55 AM, 02-20-2013 Andrew Sawyer
Old business address on unclaimed google+ local page question Leigh 02-19-2013 2 75 08:31 AM, 02-20-2013 Leigh
Uploading Photos as a Google User Kel 02-19-2013 7 94 05:14 PM, 02-19-2013 Phil Rozek
How to optimize the G+ local listing to main city when you have address in sub city makanth 02-19-2013 3 98 06:41 AM, 02-20-2013 Nick.SEOSpark
What about Slideshare? Mike Pedersen 02-19-2013 0 50 09:49 AM, 02-19-2013 Mike Pedersen
Client has a claimed Google+ Local listing but has no idea of login details. Help?! Matt Woodacre 02-19-2013 14 131 07:42 AM, 02-20-2013 Linda Buquet
20+ Signals That Boost Your Local Search Visibility Linda Buquet 02-19-2013 1 132 12:31 PM, 02-19-2013 MiriamEllis
Google is STILL OUTSOURCING phone verification of businesses- Chris Ratchford 02-19-2013 5 125 03:30 PM, 02-19-2013 Flash
Title Tags For E-commerce Sites Colan Nielsen 02-18-2013 5 117 12:15 PM, 02-19-2013 MiriamEllis
Authorship Markup Problems racebum 02-18-2013 8 93 12:44 AM, 02-19-2013 David Deering
Rankings just tanked Brian 02-18-2013 11 138 04:06 PM, 02-19-2013 Linda Buquet
Non-conventional citations WineCountryCarpetCleaning 02-18-2013 2 81 09:21 AM, 02-19-2013 WineCountryCarpetCleaning
Creating a G+ Business Page when a G+ Local Page Already Exists russofford 02-18-2013 5 155 06:59 PM, 02-18-2013 Colan Nielsen
Master Collection: Best Local Search Infographics Linda Buquet 02-18-2013 2 137 03:20 PM, 02-18-2013 Phil Rozek
Engage Google+ and Power Up your Local Presence Linda Buquet 02-18-2013 5 183 04:38 AM, 02-20-2013 Nick.SEOSpark
Location in page Title Gio Greenard 02-18-2013 5 179 02:24 PM, 02-18-2013 MiriamEllis
-- Threads with the most replies --
Business Listings Deleted by Google - Do Not Support Location Update Linda Buquet 10-09-2012 69 3356 09:22 AM, 12-07-2012 Flash
New "Business Moved" Feature for Google+ Local Listings Linda Buquet 12-18-2012 53 2300 05:29 PM, 02-19-2013 Phil Rozek
Breaking: Will Google Kill Search Location Setting? Bad News for Local SEO if So Linda Buquet 10-23-2012 52 1685 01:19 PM, 11-08-2012 Travis Van Slooten
Google Places was Suspended and suffered a large Local SERP Drop obcted 01-31-2013 51 902 08:26 AM, 02-08-2013 Linda Buquet
Local SEO Ranking Game - Why Ranks High? Linda Buquet 08-21-2012 46 2035 09:51 AM, 09-06-2012 Linda Buquet
If You Aren't Making Money as a Local SEO Consultant You Aren't Alone Travis Van Slooten 12-14-2012 40 1277 08:31 AM, 01-02-2013 Linda Buquet
New "Business Moved" Feature for Google+ Local Listings Linda Buquet 12-18-2012 37 845 11:42 AM, 12-22-2012 Linda Buquet
Disconnected Listings in Google Search Results? impak 01-21-2013 36 651 09:45 AM, 02-06-2013 Flash
BREAKING! Google+ Business Merge with Google Place Pages Starts Now! Linda Buquet 08-03-2012 35 3526 11:14 AM, 11-29-2012 Linda Buquet
BREAKING! Google+ Business Merge with Google Place Pages Starts Now! Linda Buquet 08-03-2012 35 3139 11:14 AM, 11-29-2012 Linda Buquet
-- Threads with the most views --
Login Problems or Forgotten Password? djbaxter 07-27-2012 0 19493 03:07 PM, 07-27-2012 djbaxter
LOCAL Keyword Research Tools and Tricks Linda Buquet 10-04-2012 19 3358 12:37 PM, 10-09-2012 Linda Buquet
Missing Google Reviews - FTC Complaints and Several New Updates Linda Buquet 08-24-2012 12 2915 11:04 AM, 09-04-2012 Linda Buquet
BREAKING! Google+ Business Merge with Google Place Pages Starts Now! Linda Buquet 08-03-2012 35 2825 11:14 AM, 11-29-2012 Linda Buquet
Why You Should Use Schema for Local SEO - Cool Free Tool Linda Buquet 08-16-2012 10 2509 12:48 PM, 12-10-2012 Jody Thomas
Warning: New Google Guidelines Local SEOs Must Know - Could Cause Penalties Linda Buquet 10-11-2012 32 2434 12:32 PM, 10-25-2012 Linda Buquet
LQQK - Incredible Shrinking Local SERPS & Traffic Drops Linda Buquet 09-19-2012 13 2396 08:33 AM, 09-24-2012 Dino
LOCAL Keyword Research Tools and Tricks Linda Buquet 10-04-2012 19 2157 12:37 PM, 10-09-2012 Linda Buquet
New Google+ Local Photo Guidelines - No More Logos and No Ugly Mugs! Linda Buquet 07-26-2012 25 2010 09:13 AM, 08-09-2012 Linda Buquet
Service Area Business w/ Hidden Address - IMPORTANT UPDATE G+ Business Page Merge Linda Buquet 12-19-2012 16 1876 04:08 PM, 02-03-2013 Brian Alaway