The Latest Local Search News, Trends, and Insights
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By Damian Rollison on May 11, 2020 6:00:00 AM
In this week’s update, learn about Google’s May core update; a parallel update in local results; a major reopening for Starbucks; easing of restrictions in some states for restaurants; Yelp’s new..
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By Damian Rollison on May 4, 2020 6:00:00 AM
In today’s update, read about the gradual easing of restricted business operations in several states; Foursquare’s updated study of foot traffic during the pandemic; new offerings from adapting..
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By Damian Rollison on May 2, 2020 7:00:00 AM
Thousands of stores and offices are beginning to reopen or planning for a reopening soon, many with restrictions or modified offerings. Learn how to communicate with customers in local search..
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By Damian Rollison on Apr 27, 2020 2:00:10 PM
Today, Google announced the release of v4.6 of the Google My Business API. This new API version introduces several features related to Google's support for service lists, also known as service..
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By Damian Rollison on Apr 27, 2020 11:18:06 AM
Last week Dustin Hayes and I conducted a webinar, "Vertical Search Habits of Today's Digital Consumers," that unveiled the results of our newly released study, "The Brandify Vertical Search Habits..
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By Damian Rollison on Apr 27, 2020 6:00:00 AM
In this week’s update, learn about free inventory feeds from Google Shopping; newly prominent retail attributes in Google My Business; a new multi-company initiative to help small businesses;..