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Inbound Link Strategies, Press Release Services, Home-Based Businesses and More

Craig Mount shares inbound link strategies for local businesses using public relations / PR. Plus we answer local marketing / SEO questions.

Optimize Landing Pages For Local

Geographical convenience is a top factor for how customers choose a local business. Optimize your landing pages to help you rank locally.

Why GMB Websites Make Great Local Business Citations

Google My Business websites can be valuable citations for local businesses even with their own websites. Here's what you need to know.

Local Link Building Tactics to Get More Customers

Inbound links to local business websites drive visibility and get customers. Learn how local links differ from traditional and practical tactics to build them.
How Schema Markup Improves Your Local SEO

How Schema Markup Improves Your Local SEO

Not many local business do schema markup well ... if at all. Learn how to do it right to improve your local SEO and help more customers find you.

Own Your Own Backyard

Is your business located near a bigger city where you want to rank higher in local searches? First, dominate local SEO in your own town.
Marketing Your Local Business Beyond COVID-19

Marketing Your Local Business Beyond COVID-19

Practical advice and concrete examples of how local businesses need to modify operating practices and marketing now that COVID restrictions are lifting.

The Home Page Test to See if Your Content Sucks

To perform well in search results, you need unique content that’s relevant to the intent of the search query. Here's a simple test that you can use.
Ecommerce for Local Businesses

Ecommerce 101 for Local Businesses

Learn how local businesses can get started with ecommerce, integrate with their POS system, and also sell across Facebook, Instagram, Google and Amazon.

How to Write Good Website Content – Out Loud

Why do so many businesses have flat out awful website content? Stuffing keywords doesn't help, but here's a quick tip to help you write great content.

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