Why Optimize My Google Places Listing?
If you’re a business that provides services throughout a region such as Minneapolis, St. Paul and the surrounding suburbs then your website alone is not enough to capture local searches. With Google, Yahoo, and Bing maps leading the results of organic search engine results, it is important to have an expert who can design a local SEO program just for your business.
We manually build citations across the web and also help to claim local profiles across the internet. Google and other major search engines look for consistent data about your business across hundreds of local directories in order to rank your business higher in local search results. The more consistent data across local directories that Google trusts – the better your placement.
Ultimately your website and your Google places listing are tied together – yet there are different ways to optimize a Google places page then there is to optimize a website. Remember to collect reviews from your customers as this also will lend a hand in increased reputation and ranking.
Improve Your Local Rankings
Experts agree that citations across the web on websites such as Yelp, City Pages, Merchant Circle, Angie’s List and hundreds of other websites lend a hand in increasing your local visibility.
No Duplicate Listings
We check for duplicate listings and are vigilant in protecting the quality of your local SEO profile online. Many business owners may not even know they have incorrect information online on citation websites such as call tracking numbers, old addresses or variations of their address, inconsistent business descriptions, hours, variations of the business name, and more. We work to ensure all your business data is consistent and update across the web and provide a full report.
Finding The Right Local SEO Listings
We have spent years researching data to determine which local citations can be trusted and benefit you and avoid the ones that actually could hurt you. It is important to find a search engine optimization expert who has done their due diligence.
Our streamlined process means that your report will be ready in approximately 30 days. In the detailed report we provide a list of local listings we have built for you along with usernames and passwords to the sites
How Long Does It Take For My Rankings To Improve?
Google generally performs Places updates on a 6 to 10 week schedule. Typically results can be seen within 2 months but results may be quicker depending on when the last time Google crawled.
How Much Does Local SEO Cost?
Every businesses situation is unique so we must quote on a case by case basis. We do not provide simply out of the box turn key solutions – we built custom solutions for optimal results. Give us a call at (612) 558-1020 and speak to a local search engine optimization specialist today. We can assess your current situation with your local listings and suggest a custom solution designed just for your business.