@NiftyMarketingFor a Single Location Company…. Use the HOME PAGE URL on your Google Places Listing
@NiftyMarketingDetermine your 5 category choices for Google places (and otherservices added in the Additional Details Section)Example: Yourwebsite.com/services/car-accident-attorney.html
@NiftyMarketing1st Organic Listing is Service PagePosition Bin Google Places Listing Having 2 Pages Ranking is better than having 1
@NiftyMarketing For a Multi Location Company…. Use a Local Landing Page on your Google Places ListingExmaples: mycompany.com/utah/salt-lake-city/ mycompany.com/salt-lake-city/
@NiftyMarketing Then Use your Home Pages OR service pages to rank organically1st Organic Listing isHome PagePosition C in GooglePlaces Listing
@NiftyMarketing Title Tags andMeta Description
@NiftyMarketingWe looked at 50 companies in different markets & categories who ranked position A in maps. 76% listed city/location in title tag 82% listed keyword/category in title tag 78% listed business name in title tag Research from Friday, Feb 21st 2012
@NiftyMarketing This is what I recommend:I do think you need your phone in either the description or title.
@NiftyMarketingName, address, phon e info and other business info. Custom Google MyPlaces Map
@NiftyMarketing 1 3 Use the Tools Custom Google 2 MyPlaces Map Click Create MapTo create a custom map visit google.com/maps and followthe above instructions.
@NiftyMarketing Your NAP can be properly coded in both Schema and hCard on a site. hCard Address Schema Address in sidebar2 is always better than 1. Especially when engines can’tdecide which one they want.
@NiftyMarketing Use these tools to create the code microformats.org/code/hcard/creatorschema-creator.org/
@NiftyMarketing Correct markup could be a factor in getting this…A Map +Box on your organic listing (KML file could be afactor as well)
@NiftyMarketing Test ALL your markup with this tool…Use google.com/webmasters/tools/richsnippets to test.
@NiftyMarketing Google+ Integration for Places This one Spotted by: Mike Blumenthal (Professor Maps)Use google.com/webmasters/tools/richsnippets to test.
@NiftyMarketing How+ to Integrate for Places12 Re=“author” tag in Nav Link to G+3 Link to about me page on G+ This one Spotted by: Linda Buquet Use google.com/webmasters/tools/richsnippets to test.
@NiftyMarketing IndividualLocation Page Map/Nap Calls to action TestimonialService/Locat ion info Reviews Links Trust Symbols Picture of Staff
Onsite Local SEO Tactics for Conversion and RankingMike Ramsey Thank You!NiftyMarketing.com@NiftyMarketinggplus.to/MikeRamsey