Google Releases Video Series On Taking Your Local Business Online

Google’s Maile Ohye, a well-known personality in the SEO space, has published six-videos adding up to about 30 minutes, containing advice on bringing your local business online.


Getting found in the local search results is as important as anything you can do for having an online presence. Whether you’re a law firm or a pizza shop, your Google+ Local Listing is key to your success.

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Online Visibility What is It? How to Get It?

What is Web Visibility?  

In the broadest sense it can mean anything that results in awareness of you and/or your business online and offline. In a stricter sense it can mean anything that results in the growing and nurturing of your online audience


Creating great content is the cornerstone of every online marketing strategy, if it provides value to your target audience and you’re answering questions your ideal customers are asking.

Great content by itself won’t mean much unless it gets found, seen, read and shared online. Here is the A-to-Z of Web Visibility a handy resource for knowing how to increase your social media presence.

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How to use content marketing for high visibility in Google Search – Plus Your Business

This article covers some of the central points of using content marketing to increase your presence in Google Search.


Content Marketing involves more than just finding quality content and sharing on the social web.

Content Discovery requires that we curate high quality articles, videos and Deck that provide answers to questions we and our community are asking, but do so in a way that is fast and efficient.

This article covers the many moving parts involved and the results achieved after 2 years of time and effort.

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10 Golden Rules to Successful Social Media Marketing

Get social, and stay socially active, relevant and connected. 10 golden rules to successful social media marketing.


Where you share your social media content is important. 

How you share your social media content is important too.

Follow these 10 Golden Rules @Rebekah Radice shares in this SMM article to get the maximum benefit from your social media marketing.

Contact Me to learn how to manage your social media presence.

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How to Grade a Blog (Including Yours) | Feldman Creative

Want to improve your blog?

Want to find strong blogs in your field?

Grade a blog or blogs with a simple 10-point report card to assess their strengths and weaknesses.


This is a handy 10 point check list for grading a blog post article on your site or any site for that matter. 

I would add that embedding a SlideShare Deck or a YouTube video or both into your blog post would enhance your onpage SEO appeal like I did here How to Manage Your Social Media Presence.

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How to Dramatically Increase Your Social Media Presence

Follow this Blueprint to dramatically increase your social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, YouTube, and Pinterest to amplify your online visibility and exposure across the social web.


The good news is, most of the social media tools and apps featured in this Deck are using the Fremium version, so your out of pocket expense is minimal. The tricky part ofs to make sure you create and curate quality content and properly package and promote it.

This social content marketing blueprint doesn’t guarantee success but it does empower the average social marketer with the means to amplify their online visibility and social marketing effectiveness. 

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