Local SEO

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How an Agency Improved a Bakery's Local SEO to Increase Online Visibility
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local business listing directories

Local SEO

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27 Free (and Paid) Local Business DirectoriesFor local businesses of all kinds, maintaining an online presence is key. If your local business listings are mismanaged, and there is different information in different places, it won‘t be very easy for users to find you. Therefore, it’s important to claim your profiles on business directories to keep them up-to-date. In this guide, we‘ll show you some top business directory sites and tell you how Semrush can help.
Connor LaheyMay 26, 2021
Are You Making These 9 Common Google My Business Mistakes?
Local SEO strategies for multiple locations
The Fast Way To Build a Keyword List with Implicit Local Intent

Local SEO

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The Fast Way To Build a Keyword List with Implicit Local Intent

Researching local keywords can be a time consuming process, but not with this guide. Turbo charge your research using Keyword Magic and Position Tracking to hack your competitors‘ rankings and discover the local keywords they rank for. This process gives you the ability to quickly evaluate large keyword sets so you apply the appropriate SEO strategy from the start.
Brett ElliottOct 23, 2018
So You Want To Appear in Google’s Local Travel Guide

Local SEO

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So You Want To Appear in Google’s Local Travel Guide?

I am seeing more and more questions about how to appear in Google’s local travel guide, so let‘s dive in. The first thing you will notice is that the travel guide is not available to all localities, primarily because the travel guides are data-driven; as data builds up for a locality, Google adds the travel guide.
Tim CapperOct 22, 2018
5 Local SEO Questions with @LocalSEOGuide

Local SEO

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5 Local SEO Questions with @LocalSEOGuide — Andrew Shotland

This week we dive into Local SEO with Andrew Shotland, who most of you know by the twitter handle @localseoguide.Along with being a valued member of the SEO community, Andrew helped launch Showtime Networks first website, and with NBC’s Internet division, launched some of the first TV to Web experiences. Since then he has been guiding SEO clients big and small at his company Local SEO Guide.
Melanie NathanAug 31, 2018
Local SEO Mistakes

Local SEO

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Local SEO Mistakes and How To Fix Them #Semrushchat Recap

To get expert insights on local SEO we invited a special guest, Greg Gifford, to join us in our latest #Semrushchat. Greg is a pro at local SEO and has assisted more than 2,000 businesses across the US and Canada to improve their sales. Greg, along with our chat participants, shared some great insights with our community on the usual mistakes with local SEO and how to rectify them.
Maria KalyadinaMay 21, 2018
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