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New drone adds search and rescue capabilities | Local News  East Oregonian The next person who gets lost or stranded in Umatilla County could get help from the SARbot. Umatilla County Emergency Management’s new $25,000 … Algolia Custom Site Search Related Posts:What Trump Could Do If He Declares a State of Emergency120 AI Predictions For 2019Disruption […]

The Relationship Between Local Reviews and SEO

As a local business, reviews are your lifeblood – research shows that positive online reviews are the most important factor for consumers who are considering a purchase. However, we’re now learning that reviews from Google My Business (GMB) can affect SEO ranking, as well as consumer decisions. GMB is worth paying attention to – according […]

9 New Local Marketing Trends Worth Watching in 2019

How do local businesses engage with today’s consumers? As technology and behavior patterns evolve, marketers must find fresh ways to attract new customers and engage existing ones. ( — March 5, 2019) — New tactics and tools are emerging in 2019, making it a great time for local businesses to fine-tune their marketing strategies. So, […]

Instagram Rolls Out In-App Local Business Profile Pages

Instagram is introducing a new way to showcase local businesses with in-app profile pages. Raj Nijjer alerted me to this feature while providing several screenshots. As you can see in the examples below, the pages look very much like Google local knowledge panels. They have the business address, hours, contact information, and website. Of course, […]

4 Rules to Create a Strong Local Branding Strategy

If you have a great business idea and product, having a successful strategy to bring in local customers is key. Local branding gives you an opportunity to form a bond with a local audience and drive sales to new heights. To successfully brand yourself, it’s important to not only understand the market you are in […]

Importance of Local SEO Ranking for Hoteliers

Any business that has an actual physical location needs to put time into their local SEO. It is imperative, especially in the hospitality industry, for search engines to know where a property is located. There are several things you can do to ensure your property’s location is known and that the information provided about […]