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Last week, on the day before celebrating their 15th birthday, Google announced Hummingbird as the most dramatic update to their organic ranking algorithm since 2001. Unlike the targeted Panda and Penguin updates, Hummingbird is an update to the overall 200+ piece algorithm, not a small segment. The update has […]
If you’ve worked with Google+ Local (previously Google Places) in the past, you know that there is virtually no customer support for the overabundance of issues that occur month over month. Instead, we troll through the Google Places Help Forum to get the latest information […]
As many of you are already aware, Google has finally made the first step toward a more unified social and local search product. Google+ Local has replaced those pesky Google Places Pages that we’ve grown to despise in the digital marketing world. Are the days of duplicate, […]
Question: What do we know about Google’s +1 and how can it affect search engine marketing efforts? Answer: Based on the current (admittedly, limited) +1 discussion out there, it looks like implications on SEO and PPC will be heavily dependent on how this whole thing takes off […]