Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties are my seo keyword targeting home territory. I’ve lived on the Central Coast of California for more than 30+ years of my life. Plus, I was born in California. Sunshine, surf, blondes and tall palm trees, all original furnishings for fun.
Wouldn’t surprise you if I said, “most small firms do the majority of business locally, within a 50-mile radius.” No big secret, since local search results are often clicked on mobile platforms: iPhones, iPads and Android mobile devices.
However, it may surprise you that many entrepreneurs–even on the central coast–have not claimed their company’s local listing in the major search engines.
Certify your local business in Google Places for Business. For example, click on this link to begin the process for your establishment. You can upload pictures, logos and have a map display your physical address if you choose.
Here’s a quick list of tips to help get your local search result business listings off to a good start. If there are questions you have about maximizing your local search listings in the engines, I’ll give you an answer, mighty quick!
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