Managing Reviews for Businesses

Managing Reviews for Businesses

Managing Reviews for Franchises and Multi-Location Companies

With local business reviews influencing click-throughs from search (and possibly even local rankings themselves), columnist Brian Patterson notes that large businesses with many locations need to have a strategy for obtaining and managing reviews.

Brian Patterson on June 6, 2016 at 9:54 am

Reviews and Reputation are vital for any Business SC Media, Inc Palm Harbor Florida

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Google Filtering Crooked Hillary from AutoComplete Results

Google Says it’s Not Deliberately Filtering

“Crooked Hillary” Suggested Search to Favor Clinton

Google offers an autocomplete suggestion of “Lying Ted” for “lying” but fails to do similar for Clinton, raising questions.

Danny Sullivan on June 4, 2016 at 2:00 am

Google Blocking Crooked Hillary Deliberately from Search Queries

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Google AdWords Hacks to Drive High Quality Leads

3 Google AdWords Hacks to Drive High Quality Leads

You might think you know AdWords, but do you know the most efficient way to get great performance? Columnist Todd Saunders shares three road-tested techniques.

on May 31, 2016 at 10:00 am

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Tips to Increase Google Crawl Rate


Google Site Crawling is an important aspect of SEO and if bots can’t crawl your site effectively, you will notice many important pages are not indexed in Google or other search engines.

tips to increase google crawl rates

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Local SEO Success

4 Effective Local SEO Success Strategies

Local Search columnist Lydia Jorden explores four ideas that, when utilized, can have a major impact on Local SEO success.

Lydia Jorden on May 20, 2016 at 9:34 am


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Free Custom Websites Don’t Exist

Free Custom Websites

If you and your business are looking for a “Free” Custom Website, you’re in the wrong place. has a new TV Commercial stating they are offering a Free Custom Website including a Free Domain.

When you visit their Website the first thing you see is YOU SAY IT, WE BUILD IT.  Let US build your website FREE!


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ECommerce Conversion Rates

ECommerce Conversion Rates

Our compilation comparing average Ecommerce conversion rates for retail sites and other industry sectors

Dave Chaffey

By Dave Chaffey

As you will know, conversion rate is often used as a KPI to review the effectiveness of Ecommerce sites. Naturally all site managers and owners want to know, “how do our conversion rates compare?”

E Commerce conversion rates

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XML Sitemaps for Panda SEO

The Importance Of XML Sitemaps In The Age Of Panda

Columnist Janet Driscoll Miller reminds us that in an age of content syndication, a well-maintained XML sitemap is key to establishing your site as the original source of your content.

on March 19, 2015 at 12:45 pm

The importance of XML Sitemaps SmartCents Media LLC
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Tips for Finding an SEO Provider

10 tips for avoiding shady SEO providers

Got a sneaking suspicion the SEO company you hired might not be legit? Columnist Greg Gifford shares his list of red flags to look out for.

on March 28, 2016 at 10:40 am

SEO Providers Palm Harbor Florida

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Google AdWords

Google is completely redesigning AdWords:

The now-legacy platform is undergoing a redesign process to make it easier to navigate and use.

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