If you’re reading this while at the GetListed Local University workshop, a big welcome to you. Thanks for visiting SmallBusinessSEM.com. In my presentation, I mention more than a 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 the references I made in chronological order:
Nielsen: Social Media Report Q3 2011
Localeze/15miles: Local Search Study: 63% of consumers likely to use a small business if it has a social networking presence
Search Engine Land: What Social Signals Do Google & Bing Really Count?
Jeremiah Owyang: Web Strategy: How To Evolve Your Irrelevant Corporate Website
HubSpot: Active Business Blogs Draw 6.9 Times More Organic Search Traffic Than Non-Bloggers
HubSpot: Study Shows Business Blogging Leads to 55% More Website Visitors
Dr. Cynthia Bailey: Dr. Cynthia Bailey: Skin Care Blog
Mike Blumenthal: Understanding Google Maps & Local Search
Facebook for Businesses
Timeline example: Amsterdam Printing
Sprout Insights: Fan Engagement Increases 46 Percent After Timeline
ReadWriteWeb: Brands See Fan Engagement Drop in First Month of Facebook Timeline
Report: Only 3% to 7.5% of Fans View Posts From A Facebook Page
Small Business Search Marketing: Photos Draw Most Facebook Interactions, Links Draw the Least
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