Local Search Forum Newsletter
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 and the Local Search Team


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InsideLocal: FREE Webinar Series - Local Search Experts Speak & You Win! Linda Buquet 06-26-2013 0 5 08:44 AM, 06-26-2013 Linda Buquet
Finding Dupes in the new maps DarrenW 06-26-2013 1 14 08:21 AM, 06-26-2013 Colan Nielsen
UK Based Clients DarrenW 06-26-2013 1 14 08:45 AM, 06-26-2013 Fabster
Hidden Listings, Local Ranking & Algo Changes with the New Google Maps Linda Buquet 06-26-2013 1 69 08:37 AM, 06-26-2013 David Deering
Incomplete Listing ServicePros 06-26-2013 1 82 03:51 AM, 06-26-2013 Colan Nielsen
Say Goodbye To Non-branded Keyword Traffic If You’re In The Local Carousel Daniel C Berman 06-25-2013 1 125 02:49 PM, 06-25-2013 Linda Buquet
Say Goodbye To Non-branded Keyword Traffic If You’re In The Local Carousel Daniel C Berman 06-25-2013 1 188 02:49 PM, 06-25-2013 Linda Buquet
Another Google Scam? Colan Nielsen 06-25-2013 4 113 10:11 AM, 06-25-2013 MiriamEllis
2013 Local Business Reviews Survey by BrightLocal Linda Buquet 06-25-2013 0 145 09:02 AM, 06-25-2013 Linda Buquet
Enhanced Phone Support - New Google Places Dashboard Linda Buquet 06-25-2013 2 134 01:43 PM, 06-25-2013 Phil Rozek
No1 local listing turned into No1 organic listing overnight! Jody Thomas 06-24-2013 8 217 01:45 PM, 06-25-2013 Jody Thomas
Deleting/Merging with New Google+ Local Dashboard Alana Balbes 06-24-2013 2 132 10:13 PM, 06-24-2013 Linda Buquet
Merged Google+ Local Category Bots Gone Wild Warning Linda Buquet 06-24-2013 23 892 07:15 AM, 06-25-2013 Linda Buquet
NEW! Google and Your Business Forum Update VIDEO - 6/24/13 Linda Buquet 06-24-2013 1 161 09:21 AM, 06-24-2013 Colan Nielsen
WordPress 3.5.2 Maintenance and Security Release djbaxter 06-22-2013 0 156 05:41 AM, 06-22-2013 djbaxter
Local SERP's Now Pointing To Google Maps Colan Nielsen 06-21-2013 18 567 01:31 PM, 06-24-2013 Linda Buquet
Initials and & - current best practices? MiriamEllis 06-20-2013 6 181 04:12 AM, 06-26-2013 Kristen
Common Web Vulnerabilities Plague Top WordPress Plug-Ins djbaxter 06-20-2013 0 143 07:29 PM, 06-20-2013 djbaxter
Surviving And Thriving In Local Search Linda Buquet 06-20-2013 0 157 07:33 AM, 06-20-2013 Linda Buquet
Business Name not Displaying - Old Maps Laustin1878 06-20-2013 5 148 10:12 AM, 06-20-2013 Phil Rozek
UK Phone Number Formatting Nick 06-20-2013 0 87 02:46 AM, 06-20-2013 Nick
The "P" in the NAP sergiuliano 06-19-2013 3 155 06:16 AM, 06-20-2013 Linda Buquet
How to find categories Mike Pedersen 06-19-2013 12 375 08:28 AM, 06-22-2013 Cleaner44
Easiest way to find out if multiple listings Mike Pedersen 06-19-2013 3 184 09:02 AM, 06-24-2013 Linda Buquet
Just Launched: Yahoo! Localworks - Local Listing Management Linda Buquet 06-19-2013 2 258 07:50 AM, 06-20-2013 localsearchguy
Local Search Community Newsletter Linda Buquet 06-19-2013 0 57 09:05 AM, 06-19-2013 Linda Buquet
Merger or Sale Opportunity: Attorney Internet Marketing Agency Linda Buquet 06-19-2013 0 210 08:43 AM, 06-19-2013 Linda Buquet
Google Local Buzz - Digest of the Most Important Local Search News Linda Buquet 06-19-2013 0 283 08:37 AM, 06-19-2013 Linda Buquet
Local Domination + Facebook Pages Rank High? Linda Buquet 06-19-2013 4 230 11:06 AM, 06-19-2013 Jo Shaer
Weird date range showing in 7-pack results Phil Rozek 06-18-2013 5 174 08:05 AM, 06-19-2013 EsR
-- Threads with the most replies --
Major Update - New Google Places Dashboard - All-in-one Local Listing Management Linda Buquet 04-02-2013 95 8318 08:16 PM, 06-18-2013 djbaxter
Business Listings Deleted by Google - Do Not Support Location Update Linda Buquet 10-09-2012 69 4313 08:22 AM, 12-07-2012 Flash
New "Business Moved" Feature for Google+ Local Listings Linda Buquet 12-18-2012 60 3946 05:31 AM, 05-02-2013 Jo Shaer
BUG Warning - Check Address to be Sure Still Hidden RossP 03-19-2013 57 1976 02:58 PM, 04-09-2013 Jeffrey Taylor
Google+ Local HUGE Layout Change EsR 03-06-2013 55 2535 05:30 PM, 03-15-2013 shondarogers
Transitioning from Google Reader djbaxter 03-13-2013 52 1872 07:59 AM, 06-20-2013 djbaxter
Breaking: Will Google Kill Search Location Setting? Bad News for Local SEO if So Linda Buquet 10-23-2012 52 2209 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 1410 07:26 AM, 02-08-2013 Linda Buquet
Changes to Places Search & Google SERPs Display EsR 04-25-2013 50 2281 09:25 AM, 05-15-2013 Linda Buquet
Linda Away Until April 20th Linda Buquet 04-02-2013 48 3037 10:14 AM, 04-24-2013 Linda Buquet
-- Threads with the most views --
Login Problems or Forgotten Password? djbaxter 07-27-2012 0 31648 02:07 PM, 07-27-2012 djbaxter
Major Update - New Google Places Dashboard - All-in-one Local Listing Management Linda Buquet 04-02-2013 95 8318 08:16 PM, 06-18-2013 djbaxter
LOCAL Keyword Research Tools and Tricks Linda Buquet 10-04-2012 25 5601 03:57 AM, 04-02-2013 tarneem
BREAKING! Google+ Business Merge with Google Place Pages Starts Now! Linda Buquet 08-03-2012 42 4784 07:39 AM, 05-17-2013 Linda Buquet
Business Listings Deleted by Google - Do Not Support Location Update Linda Buquet 10-09-2012 69 4313 08:22 AM, 12-07-2012 Flash
Why You Should Use Schema for Local SEO - Cool Free Tool Linda Buquet 08-16-2012 10 4028 11:48 AM, 12-10-2012 Jody Thomas
New "Business Moved" Feature for Google+ Local Listings Linda Buquet 12-18-2012 60 3946 05:31 AM, 05-02-2013 Jo Shaer
Missing Google Reviews - FTC Complaints and Several New Updates Linda Buquet 08-24-2012 12 3582 10:04 AM, 09-04-2012 Linda Buquet
Crazy Google Local Page Name Conundrum - Clearing the Confusion Linda Buquet 02-12-2013 30 3236 03:16 PM, 06-08-2013 Jo Shaer
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