Author : Scott Gallagher

Small Business Internet Marketing – Local Marketing Industry Update #56 – Fake Review Protection

Update #56 – Original Recording May 22, 2013 Weekly Update Overview -Google’s Matt Cutts: Domain Clustering To Change Again; Fewer Results From Same Domain -Bing Ads Gets New Filter Options, Search Query Reports, Appealable Ad Visibility & Keyword Competition Values -How Yelp Protects Consumers From Fake Reviews   Weekly Tips Overview Last Week – Acquiring […]

Small Business SEO – Local Marketing Weekly Update #55 – Link Networks Zapped – 50% #1 CTR

Weekly Update Overview -Google Zaps Another Link Network, ‘Several Thousand’ Link Sellers Hit -Google’s Matt Cutts: Black Hat & Link Spammers Less Likely To Show Up In Search Results After Summer -If That Was A Google Update You Felt, Google’s Not Confirming It -Bing: More Than 50% Of Searchers Click The First Result; 75% Click […]

Local SEO Tactics – Local Marketing Industry Weekly Update #54 – Local SEO Survey

Weekly Update Overview – Google Local Results Drops “More Results Near…” To “Improve” Local Search Experience – More Proof Google Counts Press Release Links, Using Matt Cutts’s Own Blog – When Google Gets It Wrong By Changing The Titles Of Web Pages – The Amazing “Google Now” — When Google Searches Before You Think To […]

Local SEO Tips – Local Marketing Industry Weekly Update #53 – Top 5 SEO mistakes – Census for KWs

Weekly Update Overview – The Top Five SEO Mistakes According To Google’s Matt Cutts – Newly Launched Bing Offers Pulls Deals From Across The Web – Google Showing Sitelinks to Nearest Locations on Brand Searches – 5 Ways to Use Census Data to Improve Local SEO Weekly Tips Overview   Last Week –  Video #5 […]

Local SEO Course – April 24, 2013 – Local Marketing Weekly Update #52 – BING – Google Branding – Authorship

Weekly Update Overview – Google Pulls Related Searches Filter Due To Lack Of Usage – Google chairman: 6 predictions for our digital future – Happy Birthday Google’s Penguin Update Weekly Tips Overview   Last Week –  Video #4 – Commercial overview of the business This week – Video #5 – Message from Owner / CEO […]

LMS Member Scott Meadows Becomes Full-Time Business Owner

LMS Member Scott Meadows has been a student of Local Marketing Source since February 2012 growing his own local marketing agency. In February 2013, one-year after becoming a student of LMS, he was able to quit his lucrative full-time JOB and become a full-time business owner. He continues his professional development as an active LMS […]

Local SEO Tutorial – April 17, 2013 – Local Marketing Weekly Update #51 – BING Updates – Google Branding – Authorship

This week’s agenda: Weekly Update Overview • Bing Updates Windows 8 Apps Enhancing News, Finance, Weather, Sports, Maps & Travel • Study: Many Searchers Choose Google Over Bing Even When Google’s Name Is On Bing’s Results • Authorship Brownouts Due to “FaceRank”? • Google Announces Availability of a Google+ Widget for New Dashboard • SABS […]

[LMS Video] – Breaking Bad Business Habits for Local Marketing Agency Owners

LMS Scott Gallagher hosts his friend, and real person, Scott F. Gallagher from Toronto, Ontario to discuss common habits among entrepreneurs. Both Scott’s discuss four key business habits that most entrepreneurs continue to conduct for their own internal reasons. Mr. Gallagher demonstrates how to identify negative habits and how to break them, the first steps […]

Do It Yourself SEO – Weekly Update #50 – Disavow Tool Local Business – Facebook Local Search

Do It Yourself SEO – Weekly Update #50 – Disavow Tool Local Business – Facebook Local Search   Weekly Update Overview How Google’s Disavow Links Tool Can Remove Penalties Google Explains Why Your New Page’s Number One Ranking May Drop Facebook Nearby Is Now Facebook “Local Search” New Google For Business Dashboard Now Available For […]

How to Sell SEO Services – Local Marketing Weekly Update #49 – SEO for Google+ Dashboard

How to Sell SEO Services – Local Marketing Weekly Update #49 – SEO for Google+ Dashboard   Weekly Update Overview Google Upgrades Its Google Places Dashboard With Google+ Local Integration Bing’s April Fools’ Jokes Include A Slam On Google & A New SEO Tag New Tool: BigWebStats Aggregates Website Statistics And SEO Data Google’s Cutts: […]