Archive for October, 2010

October ’10: Best Search/Marketing Posts

Filed in Link Roundups by Matt McGee on October 31, 2010 3 Comments
October ’10: Best Search/Marketing Posts

Here’s my roundup of the best search/marketing posts I found and read during October. If you’re new to this blog, this is a monthly feature that began way back in 2007. You can find earlier “Best Of”s for each month in the Link Roundups category archive. I never include my own posts in these end-of-month […]

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Local & Social Collide on Facebook

Filed in Local Search, Social Media by Matt McGee on October 29, 2010 1 Comment
Local & Social Collide on Facebook

When I speak at the ongoing GetListed.org “Local University” workshops, the primary takeaway from my presentation boils down to this: Your customers are having a lot of local conversations on social media sites, and it’s a good idea to encourage and be a part of those conversations. So it was with a smile on my […]

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5 Quick Impacts of Google’s New Local Search Results

Filed in Featured, Google, Local Search, MY BEST POSTS by Matt McGee on October 27, 2010 26 Comments
5 Quick Impacts of Google’s New Local Search Results

Google changed the local search landscape again today. They do this every year or two, it seems. Today’s move is a dramatically new display for local search queries. And what makes it somewhat difficult to grasp is that the display seems to change depending on things like the query, location, and so forth. I’m not […]

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Welcome GetListed Local University – Denver Attendees

Filed in Conferences/Educ., Featured by Matt McGee on October 21, 2010 3 Comments
Welcome GetListed Local University – Denver Attendees

If you’re reading this while at the GetListed Local University seminar, a big welcome to you. Thanks for visiting SmallBusinessSEM.com. In my presentation, I mention a couple dozen web sites, articles, and other links that you may not have had time to jot down while I was speaking. If that’s the case, here are all […]

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Real Estate Marketing on Facebook: How Not To Do It

Filed in Featured, Social Media by Matt McGee on October 19, 2010 11 Comments
Real Estate Marketing on Facebook: How Not To Do It

One of the local real estate offices here in town is apparently all a-flutter over Facebook. Agents are being told left-and-right to “get on Facebook” because it’s the thing to do, I suppose. And it certainly is a good thing to do if you know what you’re doing and have the social skills to connect […]

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SBS Flashback: October 2009

Filed in Link Roundups by Matt McGee on October 17, 2010 0 Comments
SBS Flashback: October 2009

For those of you who are new SBSM readers & subscribers, here’s a list of noteworthy posts you probably missed from one year ago. I try to put together a post like this each month to introduce new readers to old content that might be worth reading.

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