In our first webinar of the 12 months, we’ll be joined by native search consultants Ben Fisher, Pleasure Hawkins, and Andrew Shotland (from Regular Demand, Sterling Sky, and Native search engine marketing Information, respectively) to debate the important thing native search engine marketing occasions and developments of final 12 months and stay up for what is likely to… Continue reading Native Quizness – Quiz of the 12 months 2020!
Now that 2020 is properly and actually behind us, we will start trying ahead to greater, higher issues. That’s proper of us, the time is as soon as once more upon us to carry out our BrightLocal crystal ball and enlist a number of the local search community’s most well-loved experts to assist us with… Continue reading Professional Native search engine marketing Predictions for 2021
2020 has nearly come to an end (cue sighs of relief!) While this year presented many challenges, especially for local businesses, it also created the opportunity for triumph. Google My Business introduced more new features than ever, and we saw the good side of many organizations that strived to provide extra resources and relief to… Continue reading The Year in Local Search – 2020
UPDATED December 18th, 2020: Added news of Preview Call History rolling out to Google My Business As we approach Christmas, there seems to be no let-up in the fast pace of updates and tests in Google My Business. At BrightLocal, we may have been busy releasing a detailed piece of research, a complete guide to… Continue reading Google My Business: New Features, Updates and Tests Roundup
We’ve been working hard behind the scenes and are thrilled to announce the arrival of BrightLocal Academy: a free online school dedicated to teaching you all about local SEO. Built with busy professionals in mind, it will help you to: Make the most of the time you have to learn with short interactive videos. Fill… Continue reading Take Your Local SEO to the Next Level with New BrightLocal Academy
It’s time for the last Local Quizness of the year! Every month, we pay close attention to all of the new features, bugs, and trends affecting local marketers – so you don’t have to. Answer 10 quick questions to find out if you spotted some of the biggest stories in local SEO from November, and… Continue reading Local Quizness December 2020 – Put Your News Knowledge to the Test!
There’s no doubt content is key to both ranking high in local search and generating more leads, but there’s a lot of mixed messages about the best ways to approach this. And often what ranks and what converts can be very different beasts. Luckily, we’ve enlisted Sterling Sky’s content creating champion Carrie Hill to get… Continue reading Carrie Hill on Creating Kick-ass Local Content
October was a bumper month for news – and with so much going on in the ‘real’ world, we wouldn’t blame you if you’d missed some of the stories affecting local marketers. Test out your knowledge of the biggest changes, tests, and bugs hitting headlines in October in the latest edition of Local Quizness –… Continue reading Local Quizness November 2020 – How Well Do You Know Last Month’s News?
We Asked the Experts is a series designed to provide you with the most relevant insights from local search experts. Each month we’ll cover a different question and share insights from key figures in the local SEO community in an effort to help you further your knowledge and strategy. Have any of the following ever… Continue reading How Do You Keep Your Clients Engaged?
I’ve received one thing to admit. I’m not essentially the most technical search engine optimisation. I imply, I’ve a primary understanding of how crawling and indexing works, and I’ve overseen just a few technical search engine optimisation initiatives – from a secure distance! However when it will get right down to the nuts and bolts… Continue reading Cindy Krum on Constructing a Cellular-first, Future-proof search engine optimisation Technique
You requested, we listened! Our customers wished a sooner, friction-free method to get opinions from their happiest clients, and that’s why at the moment we’re launching the extremely anticipated ‘Direct-to-Overview’ setting for Get Opinions. It’s a easy change, however one that might make a world of distinction to your overview technology. With Direct-to-Overview switched on,… Continue reading NEW: Direct-to-Overview Makes It Simpler for Pleased Clients to Depart Opinions
We’re excited to once more be partnering with Native College to supply BrightLocal readers 10% off LocalU Advanced Virtual, the net convention crammed with superior native search insights and ways from the brightest minds and largest names within the enterprise, this time going down 9am-5.30pm ET on Tuesday, November tenth. The final digital occasion, again in… Continue reading Get 10% Off LocalU Superior with BrightLocal
Ben Fisher is a Platinum Product Professional for Google My Enterprise. He’s a grasp of the spam redressal type, is all the time on prime of the newest information, and likes to share his data with others. Right here, he explains the brand new ‘Direct Edit’ function in Google My Enterprise, or, as he’s calling… Continue reading What’s Google My Enterprise ‘Direct Edit’, and What Does It Imply for Companies?