Online Marketing Help For Local Businesses

Going online, pretty much any business will face fierce competition. Often the local market is even more difficult to tackle and outranking local competitors seems impossible to some. Competing with large brands is quite a challenge and it can really be an issue if those brands are competing in your local market, too. Furthermore, localized search engine results might push your “normal rankings” down – literally making your website go dark when it matters most. Google Places, Bing and Yahoo local listings are cluttering up the “normal” search results design and for a business that is not listed as part of the local programs of the search engines it is difficult to even show up on page #1 of the search results accordingly. [Read more…]