Local Search Buzz ? Google+ Local SEO Roundup 4/17/14


Linda Buquet

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There have been so many important Google+ Local tips, problems and updates shared here at the Local Search Forum & around the web that get buried. I know many of you suffer from info overload, so here is the latest roundup of the most important recent posts.

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<div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="color: #cc6633;"><strong>Google+ Local and Local SEO Tips, Tricks and News</strong></span></span></div>

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/local-search/14378-local-penalties-do-you-think-you-have.html">Google Hack to Discover Google Local Penalties</a> </strong>
<strong>RED HOT DISCOVERY</strong> by forum member Broland. MUST READ!

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/google-local/17037-google-local-people-talk-about-section-where.html">Google+ Local "People Talk About" Section...where is it coming from??</a></strong>
OH, the damage that Google can do to a small business with this one.
See examples inside!

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/google-local/16988-google-local-knowledge-graph-showing-google-posts.html">Google+ Posts in the Local Knowledge Graph Showing - How To & Examples</a> </strong>
See the screenshots and learn how!

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/google-local/16990-google-local-spam-expose-dan-austin-whitespark.html">Google Local Spam Expose by Dan Austin at Whitespark</a></strong>
Super good write up about the problem and what Google is doing about it.

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/google-local-important/17033-google-places-guidelines-reading-between-lines-changes.html">Google Places Guidelines - Reading Between the Lines and Changes</a> </strong>
Pretty much a must read!

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/local-search/17036-local-search-puzzle-illustrated.html">The Local Search Puzzle - Illustrated</a></strong>
Simple overview of the how the local algo works you can share with clients.

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/local-search/16835-local-ranking-blueprint-prioritize-success-darren-shaw.html">Local Ranking Blueprint - Prioritize for Success</a></strong>
Great presentation with awesome tips by Darren Shaw @SearchLove

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/google-local/16985-congrats-new-google-top-contributor-colan-nielsen.html">Congrats to New Google Top Contributor - Colan Nielsen!</a></strong>
YAY team!

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/local-search/13647-hardcore-video-search-engine-optimization-resources-local.html">Hardcore Video SEO Resources with a Local Search Emphasis</a> </strong>
Previous post, but more resources added.
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<a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/google-business-pages/17038-leverage-google-behind-scenes-profiles-posts-seer.html">Leverage Google+! Behind the Scenes of Profiles & Posts</a></strong>
The technical stuff you may not know that can help with exposure and engagement.

<strong><a href="http://localsearchforum.catalystemarketing.com/google-local/16989-10-tidbits-how-bring-more-traffic-your.html">10 tidbits on how to bring more traffic to your G+ pages: MOZ</a></strong>
Another great post filled with G+ tips.
 

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