Oct 182010
Google Places Reviews Updated

It may not have happened yet to your businesses’ Google Places, but soon you will be seeing a new look to the review section of Google Places. As with all changes Google, this can be either good or bad news for the local small business. But first below is how it looks: Talking the time [...]

Nov 042009
Google still # 1 for Search but Microsoft/Yahoo building presence

There was a nice article in Advertising Age this week discussing ” The State of Search Marketing“.  The article continues to remind businesses that are looking to Search to build their business they need to optimize their presence beyond Google. Microsoft announced a deal with Yahoo in which Bing would power the portal’s search for [...]

Oct 162009
This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Google Places

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Google PlacesWhen I first start working with small businesses, they can be surprised at the information that is out on the internet both about their businesses and themselves. Yesterday, Google put out a nice overview of how they recommend managing internet reputations. In a nutshell [...]