Archive for July, 2007

July ’07: Best Search/Marketing Posts

Filed in Link Roundups by Matt McGee on July 31, 2007 0 Comments
July ’07: Best Search/Marketing Posts

(I’m just gonna say it, no sense beating around the bush: This was not a good month for search/marketing posts. Summer doldrums, summer vacation, who knows. But there’s less than 20 links here, and a good chunk are Rants or LOL Funny!) Here’s my roundup of the best search/marketing posts during July. If you’re new […]

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Yelp Lets Me Add New Business Data

Filed in Local Search by Matt McGee on July 29, 2007 2 Comments
Yelp Lets Me Add New Business Data

I spent some time in St. Louis last week on a client visit. When I got back and settled in this weekend, I decided to head over to Yelp to drop in a couple reviews — one for the hotel where I stayed, and one for the local restaurant where we had lunch. After I […]

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Mid-Week News Roundup

Filed in Small Biz Marketing by Matt McGee on July 25, 2007 0 Comments
Mid-Week News Roundup

I’m traveling the rest of this week (looking forward to meeting a new client in St. Louis!), so posting will be light for a while. But before I hit the road, a couple things: Video continues to become more prominent as a local search/small business marketing tool. Superpages.com announced this week that video ads are […]

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The No. 1 Local Search Query is…?

Filed in Local Search, MY BEST POSTS by Matt McGee on July 24, 2007 7 Comments
The No. 1 Local Search Query is…?

This post was supposed to be about the most popular local search terms across U.S. cities of all sizes, from New York to Bakersfield. I was planning to show that hotels, dining, and entertainment — what we generally consider the pillars of local search — aren’t universally popular local search terms. I chose four big […]

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Here’s a No-Brainer…

Filed in Small Biz Marketing by Matt McGee on July 22, 2007 0 Comments
Here’s a No-Brainer…

1.) Are you a small business owner or webmaster? 2.) Do you think some exposure from USA Today might be good for your business? If you answered YES to both of those questions, do what Anita Campbell says. (It’s easy, too!)

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Friday Night Link-o-rama

Filed in Link Roundups by Matt McGee on July 20, 2007 2 Comments
Friday Night Link-o-rama

Full link-o-rama tonight, which may be an unconscious pre-reaction to knowing there probably won’t be a link-o-rama at all next week, so here we go, peeps…. I’m gonna start with a short list of good articles that have nothing to do with search. Because it’s my blog, and I can. 🙂 The 7 Habits of […]

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