Choosing a name for your business is tough. Not only does it tell your potential customers a ton about who you are and what you do—it’s also the thing you pour your time, energy, savings, and soul into. The good news is that there are a few quick questions and… Read More »How To Pick the Perfect Name for Your Small Business
Another day, another weird experiment from Google. Google’s latest oddball comes in the form of a “Google Home Services Concierge.” For a few brief searches, this ad replaced the map pack and Home Service Ads entirely, inviting searchers to literally call Google for a plumber instead of going through their search… Read More »Google Home Services Concierge: The Newest Experiment
Search Engine Land just reported that Google’s Home Service Ads, which only launched last month, are already expanding from plumbing and locksmiths to house cleaners and handymen. For those who haven’t been following along at home, Home Service Ads are a new advertising block that literally replaces the local stack. That means… Read More »Where Exactly Are Google’s Home Service Ads Displaying?
Spend five minutes on the internet and there’s a good chance you’ll run into Google’s new local search result module, which Mike Blumenthal dubbed the “Local Stack”. If you have any issues with the new stack, you’re in good company. Critics have complained that the stack makes it harder for up and coming… Read More »4 Reasons the New Google Local Stack Sucks (that you probably didn’t think of)
There has been a lot of misinformation out there about Facebook’s latest announcement. With headlines like New Facebook Rules Will Sting Entrepreneurs and Facebook is Killing Small Business Entrepreneurs with new Policy Rule, it’s hard not to get a little excited (if you like getting your news from the source,… Read More »Why Facebook’s Updates (probably) Won’t Kill Your Business