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  1. Local Search Insights: What Are Consumers in Your Local Area Searching For?

    Earlier this year, Search Engine Watch author Carrie Hill offered advice on marketing your small business site, including claiming your Google Local business listing and making sure Bing and Yahoo local listings are up to date.

  2. So I Have this Web Site...

    I've heard from a lot of small business owners who think the Web site will market itself. Small business Web site owners should have Flash elements on their sites, such as footers or image slideshows, but building the whole site in Flash is a...

  3. My "Must Have" List of Directories

    Squidoo is an AWESOME site for search engine results saturation. I do think this is a great place for establishing your expertise and you can write and optimize your guide to rank well for a variety of search terms.

  4. How SMBs Can Optimize their Social Networking Time, Part 1

    Create a saved search using keywords related to your business, and then read through those updates once a day and offer suggestions and help to anyone who needs it. Many small business owners know that there's benefit to be had from social...

  5. SearchDay | Setting Expectations for SEO

    As Carrie Hill wrote in her Small Business Marketing column today, demographic targeting is already available from Google and Microsoft, but it is a welcome addition to Yahoo's . Setting up PPC Campaigns 101, Part 1 SEW EXPERTS: SEM 101 Are you...

  6. Better Targeting = Better Leads -- Demographics for SMBs

    Applying some small business common sense to the topic can bring you some great rewards, once you understand who wants to buy what you're trying to sell. Yahoo Search Marketing plans on rolling out a form of demographic targeting sometime this month.