Amanda DiSilvestro

Amanda DiSilvestro

Online Content Editor & Lead Writer


Amanda DiSilvestro gives small businesses and entrepreneurs SEO advice ranging from keyword research to local SEO strategy. She is the online content editor and lead writer for HigherVisibility, a nationally recognized SEO company that offers a wide range of SEO services to companies across the country.


Articles by Amanda DiSilvestro

Top 10 Tips on Writing Top 10 Lists

Hands on keyboard

Nearly everyone loves top 10 lists. Whether it's the most beautiful celebrities, the world's richest people, or important features you need to know about a new product, a top 10 list is a winning format. Here's how to write a great top 10 list.

The Future of Local Search: 5 Layers of Local


Local search is broken. To improve your local search strategy for both now and the future, you need to understand the growing importance of local data, personalization, emerging technologies, new transaction methods, and delivery.

Google Places for Business vs. Google+ Local

Google Places for Business

Confused about how Google Places is different from Google+ Local? You aren't alone. Do you need one, both, or neither? Google hasn't made it easy for small, local businesses to understand, and it's left many frustrated. Let's clear up the confusion.

Getting Started With Google Places for Business

Google Places for Business

In less than 5 minutes, you can get your business listing up and running on the largest search engine out there. Follow these steps to get started, add your listing and get it verified, plus how to optimize your listing so searchers can find you.