LocalU and Google My Business Meet Omaha and the Nerdbot

Zero fluff. Tons of actionable content. –In House Marketer on LocalUOmaha It’s been a wild and wondrous journey for those of us at The Reader and PioneerMedia as we’ve paired the content and digital expertise of a local alternative newsmonthly with the overwhelming market need for digital services. From the very earliest days of local… Read more about LocalU and Google My Business Meet Omaha and the Nerdbot

Real Deal: Google Q&A Part 2

Last week we discussed Google’s new Questions & Answers feature now available through Google Maps. This week, we delve a little deeper into this feature and how small businesses can use it to their advantage. After all, when Google provides a quick and easy way – free of charge! – to engage with customers, it’s… Read more about Real Deal: Google Q&A Part 2

Real Deal: Google Q&A Part 1

Google can’t know everything, so sometimes they must rely on other people to provide the information a search user is looking for. And since Google can’t always know intuitively what questions people have, they’re now offering people the option to ask questions on Google Maps. A fairly new feature, Google Questions and Answers provides a… Read more about Real Deal: Google Q&A Part 1

Real Deal Google Posts

Google Posts lets small business owners publish a social media “status” that appears when their businesses appear in a search result or on Google Maps. Before this relatively new capability, only basic contact details, maybe a photo or two and perhaps some reviews would appear in small business search results. But now this can be… Read more about Real Deal Google Posts

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce – Google My Business Leaders

While word-of-mouth is still critical for local businesses, it’s also important to encourage positive, accurate “word-of-Internet.” Consumers go online to find out what nearby businesses offer, their locations, how to get there and what other people say about them. If the online information is inaccurate or incomplete, it can mean lost customers. What do people… Read more about Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce – Google My Business Leaders

Get Your Business Verified with Google Instantly

With a Google City Partner Trusted Verifier As we explained in our Google My Business series, Google Search, Google Maps, Google + – all of these Google services display your business information, which includes everything from location and hours of operation to reviews and description. With 96% of consumers searching online, it’s essentially your listing in… Read more about Get Your Business Verified with Google Instantly