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Finally, Glass Almanac Has 1 Visit from Bing (and Yahoo, too!)

Filed in Bing, Google, SEO, Yahoo by Matt McGee on September 12, 2013 1 Comment
Finally, Glass Almanac Has 1 Visit from Bing (and Yahoo, too!)

Since I mentioned a month ago that Google and Bing are handling my new GlassAlmanac.com website soooo differently, I want to share this update: The site finally got its first visit from Bing. And it also has one visit from Yahoo, too! The Bing visit happened back on August 25, two weeks after I wrote [...]

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I Think Yahoo Neighbors Could Be Huge

Filed in Local Search, Yahoo by Matt McGee on September 8, 2009 9 Comments
I Think Yahoo Neighbors Could Be Huge

Another collision of local search and social conversation: It’s called Yahoo Neighbors, and I think it has the potential to be really big and really important in the local/small business space. That link points to my fairly lengthy overview on Search Engine Land. Yahoo Neighbors is essentially a forum or message board for every town [...]

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Google: A 3.5 Star Company

Filed in Google, Yahoo by Matt McGee on August 28, 2009 6 Comments
Google: A 3.5 Star Company

Google Maps users have spoken and the verdict is clear: They say Google is a 3.5 star company. I’ve looked at Google’s local business listing many times before, but don’t think I ever noticed so many reviews until today. I’m sure they’ve been there; I just wasn’t noticing them. After years of looking at the [...]

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Yahoo’s Newspaper Ad Program in My Hometown

Filed in SEM, Yahoo by Matt McGee on July 22, 2009 3 Comments
Yahoo’s Newspaper Ad Program in My Hometown

Couldn’t help but notice and pay attention when I saw these ads running in the Tri-City Herald this week. These are ads promoting the fact that my local paper (part of the McClatchy Group) is now part of the Yahoo Newspaper Consortium. I wrote on SEL a couple months ago about the success of this [...]

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Yahoo Answers: No Links for New Folks

Filed in Social Media, Yahoo by Matt McGee on July 1, 2009 16 Comments
Yahoo Answers: No Links for New Folks

If you’re a small business owner that’s following my advice (or anyone’s) about marketing on Yahoo Answers, things just got a little more difficult today. Yahoo says that Level 1 users will no longer be able to include active links in their answers. You can still include a URL, but it won’t appear as an [...]

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Yahoo’s Local Push: SearchMonkey and PPC Targeting

Filed in Local Search, PPC Advertising, Yahoo by Matt McGee on October 20, 2008 2 Comments
Yahoo’s Local Push: SearchMonkey and PPC Targeting

There are a couple articles I published on Search Engine Land over the past few days that I think bear mentioning here for their meaning to small businesses. If you’ve already seen both of these articles, move along. Yahoo Adds Local Content To Search Results Via SearchMonkey What’s going on: All Yahoo web searchers are [...]

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