When customers search for businesses like yours online do they find you or the competition?
Search marketing helps you make sure that you show up when people are looking!
- 94% of smartphone users have searched for local information
- 90% of smartphone users have taken action as a result of a local search
- 73% believed that the information they found was accurate and trustworthy
- 63% of small businesses don’t even have a website
- 25% of small businesses don’t show up in local search results
Today, businesses are finding that many traditional advertising methods are becoming less effective. In the past most local businesses had a difficult time creating an effecting online marketing campaign. Fortunately the web is changing and the power of local search is within reach for everyone. Google created and is slowly integrating Google Maps, Google Places, Google Pages For Business and Google Plus Local to create the worlds largest free yellow pages. Any local business can use their Google listing to have customers who are ready to buy calling and walking in the door!