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The Local Search Community Newsletter features the latest Local Search news, new G+ Local problems, best tips and strategies from the past week.

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Sincerely, Linda Buquet & the Local Search Team
Local Search Forum Newsletter

Title: Thread Starter: Thread Start Date: Replies: Views: Last Post: Username:

-- Threads posted most recently --
New Local Search Marketplace Launched
Linda Buquet 05-08-2013 0 48 08:15 AM, 05-08-2013 Linda Buquet
Issues w/ G+ Pages verified by multiple accounts
Dave Cosper 05-08-2013 2 58 07:00 AM, 05-08-2013 Dave Cosper
Ranking Reports - How to report with SERP's changing so much?!
zurron 05-07-2013 4 154 06:42 AM, 05-08-2013 Linda Buquet
Head's Up! New Google Maps Update Coming - May Affect Local SEO
Linda Buquet 05-07-2013 7 347 05:02 AM, 05-08-2013 DarrenW
Can you rank for google local AND first page organic?
Mike Pedersen 05-06-2013 2 94 04:50 PM, 05-06-2013 Mike Pedersen
Business Is Moving
JoshuaMackens 05-06-2013 2 111 10:19 PM, 05-07-2013 JoshuaMackens
Scary Wording When Trying To Delete Page
grantbrott 05-06-2013 1 81 08:20 AM, 05-07-2013 jerry
More Google Local Changes - Location Links + Rich Snippets are Back?
Linda Buquet 05-06-2013 6 280 07:21 AM, 05-07-2013 Linda Buquet
KML file format for multiple locations
Justin 05-06-2013 4 141 05:16 AM, 05-08-2013 Phil Rozek
Merging Google Plus with Google Places
tad_liebman 05-06-2013 3 134 12:33 PM, 05-06-2013 Linda Buquet
How long does the listing take to go live?
sharack 05-06-2013 3 91 09:20 AM, 05-06-2013 sharack
Listing not being triggered for very relevant keyword
ccastell88 05-05-2013 2 129 09:32 PM, 05-05-2013 ccastell88
Google Places Support, Google Reps, Client Relationships, Rant
MattCarter08 05-04-2013 5 202 01:26 AM, 05-06-2013 Nick.SEOSpark
Forum software updated
djbaxter 05-04-2013 2 139 01:24 AM, 05-06-2013 Nick.SEOSpark
Private Mobile phone shows in the attorneys listing
Brian 05-03-2013 5 152 03:48 AM, 05-07-2013 Brian
BrightLocal Local SEO Industry Survey 2013 - FYI Consultants
Colan Nielsen 05-03-2013 1 208 08:06 AM, 05-06-2013 Linda Buquet
Moving Places Account from 1 Gmail to Another
sodomojo 05-03-2013 0 62 06:14 AM, 05-03-2013 sodomojo
Google + Local Merging with Places and Website Question?
burton4550 05-02-2013 12 290 10:32 AM, 05-05-2013 burton4550
Listing Takes You To Maps, Do I Need to Create a Business Page Now?
Chris B 05-02-2013 5 157 08:45 AM, 05-03-2013 Colan Nielsen
A New Version of GetListed.org
Nick.SEOSpark 05-02-2013 4 161 11:21 AM, 05-03-2013 Jo Shaer
-- Threads with the most replies --
Major Update - New Google Places Dashboard - All-in-one Local Listing Management
Linda Buquet 04-02-2013 79 6194 08:37 PM, 05-06-2013 Blake Farris
Business Listings Deleted by Google - Do Not Support Location Update
Linda Buquet 10-09-2012 69 3966 08:22 AM, 12-07-2012 Flash
New "Business Moved" Feature for Google+ Local Listings
Linda Buquet 12-18-2012 60 3342 05:31 AM, 05-02-2013 Jo Shaer
BUG Warning - Check Address to be Sure Still Hidden
RossP 03-19-2013 57 1715 02:58 PM, 04-09-2013 Jeffrey Taylor
Google+ Local HUGE Layout Change
EsR 03-06-2013 55 2332 05:30 PM, 03-15-2013 shondarogers
Breaking: Will Google Kill Search Location Setting? Bad News for Local SEO if So
Linda Buquet 10-23-2012 52 2079 12:19 PM, 11-08-2012 Travis Van Slooten
Google Places was Suspended and suffered a large Local SERP Drop
obcted 01-31-2013 51 1278 07:26 AM, 02-08-2013 Linda Buquet
Changes to Places Search & Google SERPs Display
EsR 04-25-2013 49 1618 04:42 PM, 05-07-2013 Linda Buquet
Linda Away Until April 20th
Linda Buquet 04-02-2013 48 2934 10:14 AM, 04-24-2013 Linda Buquet
Local SEO Ranking Game - Why Ranks High?
Linda Buquet 08-21-2012 46 2504 08:51 AM, 09-06-2012 Linda Buquet
-- Threads with the most views --
LOCAL Keyword Research Tools and Tricks
Linda Buquet 10-04-2012 25 4995 03:57 AM, 04-02-2013 tarneem
BREAKING! Google+ Business Merge with Google Place Pages Starts Now!
Linda Buquet 08-03-2012 35 4141 10:14 AM, 11-29-2012 Linda Buquet
Why You Should Use Schema for Local SEO - Cool Free Tool
Linda Buquet 08-16-2012 10 3460 11:48 AM, 12-10-2012 Jody Thomas
Missing Google Reviews - FTC Complaints and Several New Updates
Linda Buquet 08-24-2012 12 3370 10:04 AM, 09-04-2012 Linda Buquet
BREAKING! Google+ Business Merge with Google Place Pages Starts Now!
Linda Buquet 08-03-2012 35 3139 10:14 AM, 11-29-2012 Linda Buquet
Warning: New Google Guidelines Local SEOs Must Know - Could Cause Penalties
Linda Buquet 10-11-2012 32 2917 11:32 AM, 10-25-2012 Linda Buquet
BREAKING! Google+ Business Merge with Google Place Pages Starts Now!
Linda Buquet 08-03-2012 35 2825 10:14 AM, 11-29-2012 Linda Buquet
LQQK - Incredible Shrinking Local SERPS & Traffic Drops
Linda Buquet 09-19-2012 13 2797 07:33 AM, 09-24-2012 Dino
Critical 4 Local - Author Rank, Publisher & Author Markup - What you NEED to Know
Linda Buquet 02-05-2013 45 2637 10:30 AM, 03-28-2013 Linda Buquet
Service Area Business w/ Hidden Address - IMPORTANT UPDATE G+ Business Page Merge
Linda Buquet 12-19-2012 25 2551 04:26 AM, 05-01-2013 Colan Nielsen