Aug 252010
Time for Small Businesses to invest in Facebook?

Every small business should create a Facebook Place, but only places where people meet their friends (ie. Restaurants, Gyms, Events, etc.) should spend the time and effort to maintain the Place page on a real-time basis.

Jul 152010
Google Places importing wrong review ratings

The greatest asset for a business’s  Local Business Listing is favorable reviews placed on the listing  by satisfied customers.  New customers seeing a poor review rating can drive customers to pass you by and contact your competitors. Hopefully this will be a short term problem, but you should check your business listing on Google Places.  [...]

Jul 072010
Google Tags plus First Page equals New Customers

At $25.00 per month, paying for Google newest advertising tool Google Tags within Google Places can be a great value.  Several of my clients are starting to use Google Tags and seeing results. Last week I posted a description of what is Google Tags, I thought it would be useful to see a real life [...]