Tag: google places

New Year’s Resolutions: Digital Marketing Edition

That magical time of the year has come around again. Yes, it is time to make your new year’s resolutions. To help you get started,… Read More

8 Marketing Strategies for Rehabs Now That SAMHSA Occupies 44K Top Rankings

Beginning in February 2018, Google began slowly rolling out a significant change to how it presents search results in the United States when users query… Read More

Don’t Stop Believin’ (That Google Places Has Potential)

Dear Google Places, This isn’t working out. You’re unpredictable, inflexible, and sneaky, but lately, I find myself spending more time with you than ever. I… Read More

TripAdvisor Astroturfing Hand Slapping

One of my favorite topics when it comes to review sites is astroturfing.* What is Astroturfing? If you’re not familiar, astroturfing is when you write… Read More

Google Places Best Ever Ratings: Do They Matter?

February 2, 2012 |   , ,

Have you heard of the “Best Ever” medal for businesses on Google Places? Surely you must have, since it was introduced almost 8 months ago.… Read More

Interview with Cars.com on Dealer Ratings: Part 2

On Wednesday, we posted the first half of an interview with Nick Hummer of Cars.com about how their new dealer ratings & review system is… Read More

Interview with Cars.com on New Dealer Review System: Part 1

As we mentioned before, Cars.com switched over to a new dealers review and rating system this past March, which is currently in an opt-in stage. … Read More

What’s Next for Google Places? Reputation Management And…

…putting local SEOs out of business.  But that really only concerns us and companies like mine, so I assume that’s boring to read for you,… Read More

Mobile Search is the Future. Are You Ready?

February 8, 2011 |   , , ,

How does Google envision the future in 5 years? Google executive Tim Reis recently spoke at a Pittsburgh Advertising Federation event in Pittsburgh and revealed… Read More

Cars.com Gets in on Review Game: Will Post Customer Dealer Reviews

The importance and prevalence of online reviews is ever increasing; that’s why we discuss customer reviews so much here.  That’s why it was no surprise… Read More

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