Digital Shot: Google Plus Local and Proof it Drives Traffic to Your Business
Posted by Tanesha White
If you’re a small business owner I’m sure you’ve heard all the buzz and have probably seen that Google Places is gone. But, don’t panic because it really didn’t disappear just thinking of it reincarnating into Google+Local. Google places was just a static map and now with Google+Local businesses have a dynamic listing.
Long story short and straight to the point:
- It combines Google Plus which implements users review.
- SEO boosts that far surpass the old Google Places
- Google plus allows the integrated user reviews so social media marketing has huge potential
- Interaction with your clients
Want visual eye candy?
Here is a snapshot of a clients google places before the G+Local:
And now after Google+Local:
You see it right that’s over double the amount of impressions! Of course it takes the finesse and understanding of how to truly utilize G+L to ensure your business gets the competitive edge.
Does your business know how to utilize Google+Local?
About Tanesha WhiteProfessional BIo: With over 12 years of experience in the internet industry and the pleasure of working with National companies such as, Lithia Automotive, McDonalds, and Lexus Corp. Tanesha has applied her knowledge and creative thinking to the needs of clients and business owners with two things in mind; helping them understand internet marketing and how to market effectively and consistently show measurable results. Tanesha displays a true understanding of the internet consumers behaviors. By understanding the needs of businesses, she brings a fresh innovative approach to customizing effective online strategies for any industry. White believes that business owners can have all the desire in the world to have the most technologically inclined company in their market, but online marketing, SEO, social media strategy, and website conversion require the ability to understand in order to be successful.
Posted on October 3, 2012, in All Things Digital, Social and tagged Digital Marketing, Localized SEO Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Tanesha White Digital Diva. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.