Making a List and Checking it Twice, Gonna Find Out Who’s Reviews Are Nice

With the busiest shopping season of the year quickly approaching, business owners are running out of time to make sure their websites and SEO strategies are ready for the holiday rush. As many consumers have just finished putting away their Halloween decorations, many stores, almost magically, have been transformed into winter wonderlands virtually overnight. So […]

How Online Reviews Affect Local SEO

Ask any business owner about the best form of advertising, and he or she will no doubt tell you “word of mouth” – the effect of positive referrals from happy customers. People trust the recommendations of others who have had great experiences as customers – from retail to restaurants, medicine to manicures, electricians to embroiderers. […]

Behavioral Targeting

Behavioral targeting is among the latest and most widely-accepted forms of online display advertising employed by online marketers.  Where other forms of online display ads simply provide content related to the host site or the presumed visiting audience, behavioral targeting actually defines and categorizes web users, giving marketers a much clearer picture of online prospects.  […]

Google Maps: It’s like having your hands in someone’s pockets.

Google Maps Optimization. Having a Map on Google is Just Like Having Another Website. If your business is already in Google Maps/Places, you know that having a listing is as good as having your hands in the pockets of your customers. Why? Because of the increase in SmartPhone usage, more people are finding local businesses with their mobile device.

Submitting your site to search engines and directories.

Your company has a website, but do they have a “web presence?” A web presence is what every business needs. It’s not just having a website online. Instead, it’s about sharing your business information across the web, on sites that searchers use. It’s providing your business information such as location, hours of operation, and payment types. This can be done by not only submitting your business to search engines but to many of the major directories on the web as well as GPS systems and mobile directories.

How To Get Your Business Listed On Local Directories and Search Engines

SmartLink can get your business listed in over 250 search engines and local directories. If that’s not enough, we get your business included into GPS systems and mobile phones so people on the go are able to drive right into your parking lot and make a purchase. So what are the benefits to getting your […]