Feb
6
2013

Local SEO Guide for Small Businesses 2013

Annzo Corporation: Every small business aim is to market their products and services on broader platform and that can be only accomplished with marketing your services online through internet marketing. It’s not a surprise anymore to say that people use internet for every sort of information and to be successful in this era it’s important for you to promote your small local business services through Local SEO. Local SEO is best for small business because it’s very cost effective as small business don’t have larger budget to use for their promotion planning. In order to start this perfectly always consult come Local SEO expert so you may not waste your time and money into it. People don’t rely on phone books any more in order to search for any sort of business. The graph of using white or yellow pages has dropped drastically ever since Google local business listings or other similar search engine listings has started search engine specifically to promote your local business online. Studies has shown that almost 87% of people search Google maps listings or Google local business listing to locate “local” business around them.

Make sure to avail every single opportunity that is there especially for your local small business and it can bring drastically positive changes to your overall sales. There are tons of small businesses which got hundreds of customer only because of their online listings such as Facebook, Google local business listings, Google maps, Yahoo locals or Bing Locals etc. here are several tips to keep in mind while promoting your services online.

Local SEO Guide for Small Businesses 2013

  • Have proper understanding of what Local SEO is before you start promoting your services through local Search engine optimization.
  • Always consult some successful local SEO expert before jumping into it because false promotion may affect your overall business reputation which you certainly don’t want to end up facing.
  • Always have proper citation for your business as in verified address and local phone number to prove your authenticity because trust factor is one of the most important needs for your potential customers.
  • Internet is not hundred percent secure as there are thousands of people who diligently use it in order to fool and deceive people for wrong objectives.
  • You have to keep your business name filtered out of that falsification and spammy websites so you don’t end up losing your local SEO campaign.
  • Register on every reliable source of directories such as Google local business listings, Google maps listings, Yahoo locals and Bing locals. Keep up with your listings as well because these uniformed listings comes with some great and unique features which you may not find in other local directories.
  • Always try to avail social opportunities online as we are not unaware of the fact that how much Facebook and twitter is loved by millions of people around the globe.
  • Through internet you can reach the world if you have proper understanding of how to, be consistent and avail your opportunity.

About the Author: Max Redstone

Max Redstone is a SEO Professional/Analyst at Annzo Corporation. Max is also a Content Contributor and SEO Strategist at Annzo Corporation.

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