Added by Pat Williams on March 5, 2012
“Local search marketing is now more necessary than ever. Smartphones have made it possible to search for businesses near your current location, creating great opportunities for local businesses. Moreover, Google and other search engines have provided high-quality and free capabilities for local businesses that don’t already have a website, to list their business online so that it shows up in local search results. Yet local search is different different from regular searches – businesses must understand the best way to get listed on services like Goole Places,” explained a company spokesperson.
The article explains how 73% of searches direct to local searches, targeting the area near or around the person searching; 82% of local searchers that search for local businesses do so with the intent of buying and they make a visit immediately or place a phone call.
“The opportunities of local search marketing are great for local businesses,” said the spokesperson.
Find out more by visiting http://search-engineconsulting.com/search-marketing/local-search-marketing-services-to-propel-your-business-to-the-top/