Who’s Got Your Back? – Online Reputation Management

‘Word of mouth’ just doesn’t spread like it used to. Now it seems many people would rather trust the crowd-sourced online opinion of a business before taking the advice of someone IRL (or, ‘In Real Life’). This doesn’t necessarily mean we don’t trust our friends, or that we dislike our neighbors, it just shows how we as a culture have […]

5-Star Google Reviews Are Gone: 2012 Guide to Google+ Local

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Let’s recap Google’s local platforms as they have changed over time…   Google Local, Google Maps, Local Business Center, Google Places (replaces Local Business Center), Google+ pages for Businesses, Google+ Local pages (replaces Google Places, converts all Google Places pages to Google+ Local pages and completes transition to Google+ Local)   That’s it! And they also made this little change: […]

Who’s Got Your Back? – Online Reputation Management

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‘Word of mouth’ just doesn’t spread like it used to. Now it seems many people would rather trust the crowd-sourced online opinion of a business before taking the advice of someone IRL (or, ‘In Real Life’). This doesn’t necessarily mean we don’t trust our friends, or that we dislike our neighbors, it just shows how we as a culture have […]

The Search Game Has Changed: How Online Reviews Affect Rankings

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Let’s face it…Google is a hoarder. Matter of fact, Google is the mother (or daddy) of all hoarders. It’s their job to scan, hoard and organize EVERY piece of information on the internet. Trying to quantify the amount of hoarding Google does with a number hurts my brain. How big is the Universe? I don’t want to think about it. […]

Internet Marketing: The Next Generation

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Hello, I’m Stathis Edel, President of FindMyCompany. It’s been over five years since we began offering clients a new type of Internet Marketing. This emerging industry, dubbed “Search Engine Optimization,” offered businesses the opportunity to show up higher on Google (and other search engines)—therefore, increasing the odds of “being found” by customers searching for their services and products online. It […]

Day 63 – Does your SEO company provide localization and mobile optimization?

Do you want a quick way to find out if your SEO provider is staying ahead of the latest industry trends? Try asking them about their strategy for localization and what they are doing to optimize for mobile. In this segment, we’ll help explain how you can evaluate the authority of their answers to these questions. This is part of […]