Local SEO and Social Media Marketing Guide (Yelp & Google)
There has been explosive growth in the “online reviews” sector and there’s no doubt we will continue to see this trend growing. Checking reviews for traditional service based businesses is the norm today, and now we are seeing the trend moving into more professional service based businesses like Real Estate.
Many real estate agents are reporting how people are finding them on Yelp so it’s already happening. Also, Google is giving these local based listings and reviews high prominence in their search engines and will make this a big part of their Google+ Brand Pages system.
This series of videos outlines everything you need to do to setup your local based marketing infrastructure. If you aren’t sure what local marketing refers to then check out the quick video below on why you need to be on Yelp and Google Places.
1. Why Yelp and Google Places Matter For Real Estate Agents (Reviews Matter!)
2. How To Setup A Personal Yelp Account
3. How To Setup A Business Yelp Account
In this video you will learn how to setup a Yelp business listing (http://biz.yelp.com). This in conjunction with a Google Places listing (http://google.com/places/) helps your local SEO efforts greatly. These are quick and easy to do so take the short time to set it up.
4. How To Setup A Google Places Account
In this video you will learn how to setup a Google Places listing (http://google.com/places/). This is extremely important for being found in Local SEO searches.
How to make sure your Google Places listing meets guidelines.
5. What Next? What To Look Forward To In 2012+
A breakdown of how we will be using this with our TZ+ Marketing Group. This is a preview of how we are integrating this into our daily marketing plan.