Google Places now doing free photo shoots

Along with their name change to Google Places (from Google Local or Google Maps) there are some new useful features and services that the folks in Mountain View have for local businesses in select U.S. and international cities (all major Australian cities!). If you apply at Google you might be one of the lucky businesses […]

Local Bits, Bytes and BS | Weekly Issue No. 2

Issue 2 – March 2, 2010 Featured Article | Don’t let Flash happen to you Last week I got a call from Fantasia Floral Design, a local florist on the upper east side of New York City. They were interested in the article I wrote on the Google Enhanced Business Listing. Before calling the business […]

Think Global – Market Local | Episode 23 Local Knowledge

in Blog, Connect, LocalNa8ion.com, News, Reviews & Rants, Search Engine Optimization, Video This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

iTunes, QuickTime, iPhone or iPod Download. For those of you who have products or services that can be sold anywhere the Internet has opened up new revenue and growth opportunities for small business that never existed before. But just because you can get business from anywhere doesn’t mean that your marketing effort should be similarly […]

Google Enhanced Business Listing for Small Business

in Blog, Connect, Local SEO, LocalNa8ion.com, News, Reviews & Rants, Search Engine Optimization This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

There may be a new kind of small business internet ad coming to Google that will offer you a low cost means to advertise online – the Google Enhanced Listing. For now Google is testing the service in Houston and San Jose but most agree we’ll see the Google Enhanced Listing offered in all markets […]

Marketing is hard – when are we going to find the time for it?

in Blog, Connect, LocalNa8ion.com, News, Reviews & Rants This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

The Problem Small business owners usually agree that marketing is the toughest and most critical part of their business. After all, the number one reason businesses fail is lack of sales. Even as a seasoned marketer with over twenty years of marketing  and online experience I have to say that this small business owner agrees. […]

Set your local search engine optimization to Automatic

in Blog, Connect, Local SEO, LocalNa8ion.com, News, Reviews & Rants, Search Engine Optimization, Wordpress This article was originally published by Julian Gude on The Remarkable Blog from exceler8.com

Are you using WordPress for your small business website and trying to improve your search engine rankings? If so, read on. I’ve been working recently on a website design for a new client WestchesterInternetMarketing.com in Westchester New York. If you’re in their area and need help with local internet marketing, please look them up. Westchester […]