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April 2019 LPM Roundup
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
Google has made major updates to the Local Three Pack, Google My Business (GMB), and Google Posts this month. These changes can’t be ignored as they are fundamental to how Google will function...
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Can I Get My Food Truck on Google My Business?
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
Food trucks are an odd type of business. Sometimes they’re permanent fixtures, sometimes they’re seasonal—and they regularly take advantage of the “truck” aspect to do...
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5 Google My Business Features for Hotels (and One Big Hack)
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
Hospitality is one of the most competitive industries thanks to an overly crowded market full of everything from high-end luxury hotels and resorts to small, economy motels and hostels. Add the...
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6 Ways to Get More From Your Restaurant’s GMB Pages
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
Every type of business has its quirks, but restaurants might just take the cake when it comes to Google My Business (GMB). It starts within the first few clicks: unique features will magically appear...
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March 2019 LPM Roundup
Tuesday, April 09, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
March was an action-packed time in the world of Local Presence Management (LPM). It saw the release of major changes for Google, Yelp, and Instagram—changes that are significant for not only SEO...
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Why Sentiment Analysis is Key to Effective Reputation Management
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
It’s no surprise that a business’s review score can affect its success. The most basic understanding is that high scores are good and low scores are bad. Many businesses focus on keeping their...
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4 Ways to Fight Spam on Google My Business
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
If you’re working hard to get your business locations listed on the Google Local 3-Pack, you know how heartbreaking it is to be outranked by a spam listing. Fortunately, there are ways to fight...
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LOAC 2019: 3 Key Trends Affecting Local Advertising
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
David Ruiz
Here at DAC, we’re all about local—which means keeping up with the latest and greatest developments in the world of local advertising is essential. Last week, I attended the 10th annual Borrell...
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Table for Two? Google Assistant Now Supports Restaurant Reservations
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
In May of last year, Google performed a stunning demo of their new Google Assistant feature, Google Duplex. Using an unparalleled level of human voice realism, Duplex was able to book a hair...
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Why Data Management is Only the Beginning of Local Search
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Zoran Dobrijevic
Every business needs to have its correct name, address, and phone number listed online. In fact, it almost goes without saying: anyone can see the consequences of directing customers to an incorrect...
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