We’re letting you in on the secret to seeing your business skyrocket. Local Search Engine Optimization, by Brain Bytes Creative and Search Nearby, proves to be a key tactic in acquiring new business. With 70% of local consumers now using the Internet to find good local businesses, greater visibility on search engines and local directories could put a local business in front of thousands of potential customers each month.
We help you connect the dots between a potential client searching for your services and said client finding your website among thousands of competitors. Google has propelled local SEO to new heights by not only showing local results for search queries with a local modifier (e.g. [seo Atlanta]) but by letting local results dominate such queries. Brain Bytes Creative and Search Nearby offers a unique variety of services geared toward helping your business achieve top listing in these local search results. Let our team of seasoned SEO analysts help you achieve the visibility your business deserves.
Keeping your best interest in mind, we can do different combinations of services and prices depending on your current needs.
Google Places Optimization
Google Places is where you can create a local business listing to drive local traffic to your website, through the results that are shown in Google when someone searches for what you do in the area. This is an effective way to put your business in front of potentially thousands of local customers who are searching for exactly what you do. However, just creating a listing is not enough, you need to optimize that listing to encourage users to want to contact you. Optimization of your listing includes editing the following details about your business for consistency and quality:
The number and quality of citations you have are important factors in the way Google and Google Places ranks your website. Quality citations are hard to get and very exclusive. After careful research and trial, Search Nearby has come up with a list of top citation sites where we create reliable listings for your business that carry more authority with Google. Here is a list of some of the sites we use in our service.
Niche Industry sites
Google Places Online Reviews
Google has entered the local recommendation space. Hotpot combines Google Places, the places you like and the places your friends like making it even easier for people to make decisions about which local businesses to patronize. Imagine you and 10 local competitors all have 100% scores on your Google Places listing, now what will Google use to rank order these businesses? The one component of the profile that is open ended is the review section so in many cases, the business with the most reviews can win the top listing. About 49% of local consumers are more likely to use a local business having read a positive online review. Think of Search Nearby as your facilitator. We’ll do the work to get your clients to write real, positive reviews and post them online.
We’ll have direct contact with your satisfied customers with an exclusive discount offer and/or $10 gas cards as an incentive to encourage online review completions and will monitor the postings.
Pay-per-Click (PPC) Campaigns/Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
Search marketing is thriving, and among the top digital marketing expenditures on the web in 2011. Over half of all marketing budgets have seen an increase in search engine marketing from 2010 to 2011. Will yours? This is in part due to the ease in which search marketing can be tracked and quantified, yielding easy to understand results and high returns on investment. Using Google AdWords, Search Nearby will leverage keyword research, advanced bidding techniques, and years of experience to drive qualified traffic to your website today. With Google AdWords, and our techniques, you’ll be able to track the effectiveness of your search marketing expenditure from the first click to the final sale.
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