Getting positive customer reviews on Google is one of the best and most effective ways to improve your exposure and visibility online, especially when it comes to Local SEO.
Search engines like Google are smart enough to know that if customers are responding positively to your business then, logically, your website should appear more prominently in their search results.
However, getting a customer review isn’t as easy as it could be, often requiring visitors to make half a dozen mouse-clicks, navigate to a different page, fill in a form or (cringe) create a new account!
In this post, I’m going to introduce you to a couple of online tools that can help to make getting more Google reviews a breeze!
The other day I received a nervous call from one of my clients: “my email has been hacked“.
Apparently, someone had hacked into my client’s account and sent an email to the organization’s registrar requesting financial information. For context, my client is the president of the organization (keep reading to learn why this is important).
Did you hear about the new internet privacy laws being passed in the US? And what does this mean for folks who host their website on American soil?
This week the House passed a bill that will undermine the Consumer Privacy laws established by the FCC late last year which requires Internet Service Providers (ISPs) like Comcast and AT&T to ask permission before collecting and selling customer information to third-parties.
With this new bill – which is expected to be signed by Trump – ISPs will no longer have to wait for permission from its users to use and sell your information to the highest bidder.
Today I want to share with you a short video (only about 3 minutes!) about how a Search Engine works.
After watching it, you’ll have a basic, technical explanation of how Search Engines discover and index your website.
Understanding how search engines work will give anybody with an interest in Seach Engine Optimization a better sense of how SEO works and a better idea of what to expect when doing SEO on their own site.