Local Search Forum Newsletter
Today's Date 08-20-2013.

Dear $username:

This weeks newsletter features the latest Local Search news, G+ Local updates, problems, advice and strategies from the past few days.

But be sure to click "Recent Posts" to see all the very latest tips and comments.

Webinar video and slide deck are live for Winning Local Business Customers – Effective Sales Strategies for Local Agencies. (In the InsideLocal Forum.)

Next Webinar will be about "Supercharged Citations" on September 11th. Info coming soon.

Sincerely, Linda Buquet and the Local Search Team

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Title: Thread Starter: Thread Start Date: Replies: Views: Last Post: Username:
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VIDEO: Grow your Local Search Business - Lead Gen, Sales & More Webinar Linda Buquet 08-20-2013 0 12 09:25 AM, 08-20-2013 Linda Buquet
Birth Date Requirement seoWest 08-20-2013 0 15 09:13 AM, 08-20-2013 seoWest
Local Search Citations & Links Via Event Marketing Linda Buquet 08-20-2013 0 62 09:06 AM, 08-20-2013 Linda Buquet
LocalU Advanced – NYC September 30 – Early bird Discount Ends in 5 Days Local Search News Bot 08-20-2013 0 20 07:00 AM, 08-20-2013 Local Search News Bot
43 tips for citation-building Phil Rozek 08-19-2013 2 94 05:50 AM, 08-20-2013 Ralph
43 tips for citation-building Phil Rozek 08-19-2013 4 135 09:41 AM, 08-20-2013 Weve Got Your Customers
Seeing New Dashboard Listings merged with Google+ Business Pages - Anyone else? MattCheah 08-19-2013 9 176 09:54 AM, 08-20-2013 Tyson Downs
Game: Price Range for Services Weve Got Your Customers 08-19-2013 4 54 06:36 PM, 08-19-2013 Weve Got Your Customers
Game: Price Range for Services Weve Got Your Customers 08-19-2013 5 156 07:43 AM, 08-20-2013 Linda Buquet
Keyword Research via AdWords testing Chris Ratchford 08-19-2013 4 95 07:23 AM, 08-20-2013 Dave
Google Places Guidelines No Longer Prohibit City in Your Category Field – Should You Local Search News Bot 08-19-2013 1 80 10:22 AM, 08-19-2013 Linda Buquet
SEO Tool or Toolbar that Shows ACTUAL Title Tag in SERPSs? Linda Buquet 08-19-2013 2 175 02:22 PM, 08-19-2013 Linda Buquet
So are GWT Backlink reports enough to lift Penalty or get out of Penguin? via @Marie_ djbaxter 08-17-2013 0 141 05:16 PM, 08-17-2013 djbaxter
Are people more likely to click on a local result or an organic result? mqs1000 08-16-2013 2 194 08:43 AM, 08-17-2013 Dave
Is Yext / Yahoo Localworks messing up my local ranking? mqs1000 08-16-2013 8 299 01:55 PM, 08-19-2013 mqs1000
Upgrade to the new Google+Local Dashboard Ralph 08-16-2013 3 154 09:46 AM, 08-16-2013 Linda Buquet
When to Edit A Business Name vs. Closing Listing Creating a New One? russofford 08-16-2013 2 151 07:53 AM, 08-16-2013 russofford
An Overlooked Way to Report a Crooked Local Competitor Local Search News Bot 08-15-2013 0 111 03:32 PM, 08-15-2013 Local Search News Bot
Same Listing Twice in Same Account? adammaxum 08-15-2013 4 103 06:25 PM, 08-15-2013 adammaxum
Best practice for multiple businesses seoWest 08-15-2013 11 295 11:33 AM, 08-16-2013 EsR
Social Media Network Competitor Comparison Report Tool? TonyIsSocial 08-15-2013 1 187 12:35 PM, 08-15-2013 TonyIsSocial
Removing Listing from SERPS (for 3 weeks) OmegaMan 08-15-2013 1 84 09:46 AM, 08-15-2013 Linda Buquet
Of Counsel Attorney Question Erin Adams 08-15-2013 1 114 09:13 AM, 08-15-2013 Linda Buquet
Title odd in 7-pack Mike Pedersen 08-15-2013 13 293 03:19 PM, 08-19-2013 Drew Goettemoeller
Phone verification with automated answering service Vickyboli 08-14-2013 1 107 12:24 PM, 08-14-2013 Andrew RLM SEO
Do geositemap and kml files have to be in the root folder? Chris Ratchford 08-14-2013 4 128 05:31 PM, 08-14-2013 Chris Ratchford
Google Medical Practice/Doctor Listings: Citations & Duplicates thewebtheorist 08-14-2013 1 120 08:38 AM, 08-14-2013 Linda Buquet
Is renaming Images with Keywords still a good practice? Ralph 08-14-2013 1 140 08:30 AM, 08-14-2013 Colan Nielsen
How do Searchers Use Location or Geo-Modifiers (e.g. Zip or City) TonyIsSocial 08-14-2013 4 176 01:15 PM, 08-14-2013 Dave
A problem with citation sources Dave 08-14-2013 1 82 06:41 AM, 08-14-2013 Linda Buquet
-- Threads with the most replies --
Major Update - New Google Places Dashboard - All-in-one Local Listing Management Linda Buquet 04-02-2013 101 9957 09:14 AM, 08-08-2013 Andrew Forster
Business Listings Deleted by Google - Do Not Support Location Update Linda Buquet 10-09-2012 69 4902 08:22 AM, 12-07-2012 Flash
New "Business Moved" Feature for Google+ Local Listings Linda Buquet 12-18-2012 60 4445 05:31 AM, 05-02-2013 Jo Shaer
Transitioning from Google Reader djbaxter 03-13-2013 58 2343 08:46 AM, 07-02-2013 Linda Buquet
BUG Warning - Check Address to be Sure Still Hidden RossP 03-19-2013 57 2175 02:58 PM, 04-09-2013 Jeffrey Taylor
Google+ Local HUGE Layout Change EsR 03-06-2013 55 2761 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 2424 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 1546 07:26 AM, 02-08-2013 Linda Buquet
Changes to Places Search & Google SERPs Display EsR 04-25-2013 50 2675 09:25 AM, 05-15-2013 Linda Buquet
Linda Away Until April 20th Linda Buquet 04-02-2013 48 3123 10:14 AM, 04-24-2013 Linda Buquet
-- Threads with the most views --
Login Problems or Forgotten Password? djbaxter 07-27-2012 0 32079 02:07 PM, 07-27-2012 djbaxter
Major Update - New Google Places Dashboard - All-in-one Local Listing Management Linda Buquet 04-02-2013 101 9957 09:14 AM, 08-08-2013 Andrew Forster
LOCAL Keyword Research Tools and Tricks Linda Buquet 10-04-2012 25 6048 03:57 AM, 04-02-2013 tarneem
BREAKING! Google+ Business Merge with Google Place Pages Starts Now! Linda Buquet 08-03-2012 42 5117 07:39 AM, 05-17-2013 Linda Buquet
Business Listings Deleted by Google - Do Not Support Location Update Linda Buquet 10-09-2012 69 4902 08:22 AM, 12-07-2012 Flash
Hot for Local! NEW Google Keyword Planner - KW Research by City Linda Buquet 06-12-2013 40 4859 10:48 AM, 08-15-2013 Dave
Why You Should Use Schema for Local SEO - Cool Free Tool Linda Buquet 08-16-2012 10 4571 11:48 AM, 12-10-2012 Jody Thomas
New "Business Moved" Feature for Google+ Local Listings Linda Buquet 12-18-2012 60 4445 05:31 AM, 05-02-2013 Jo Shaer
New Intensive ADVANCED Google+ Local TRAINING Linda Buquet 01-22-2013 44 4039 10:06 AM, 06-06-2013 Linda Buquet
Missing Google Reviews - FTC Complaints and Several New Updates Linda Buquet 08-24-2012 12 3873 10:04 AM, 09-04-2012 Linda Buquet



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