How have the Ranking Factors changed in 2017?

Each year, research initiatives from the likes of David Mihm and Andrew Shotland from, try to give of us a better picture of how local ranking factors change in comparison to previous years. We talked about this in a previous blogpost, which you can access here:  in which we summarized David Mihm’s local ranking […]

Facebook rebrands “nearby” as Facebook Local

Should Yelp get worried? Facebook announced this week that they have come with a relaunch of their previous standalone application Facebook Events. Never even heard of it? Neither did a gross of the Facebook users. The application, that would inform users about upcoming events nearby, has never been a great success. Therefore, Facebook decided to [...]

Some Quick Facts you Need to Know About the #RetailLoco Conference

I was brought on by Navads around two months ago to facilitate lead generation and sales as a Business Development Associate, for the last ten years I focused primarily on customer success and operations so this was uncharted territory for me…an immersion course if you will. My company asked me to attend the 2017 LBMA […]

Top Stats For Local Search Marketing [Infographic]

Local search marketing is a critical part of any SEO (search engine optimization) strategy.  A local SEO strategy is an undeniable necessity to local doctors, lawyers, restaurants, hotels, retail stores, and more.  If you run a local business or provide a service to your community, having a local search marketing strategy will help you to […]

3 Things Multi-Location owners didn’t know about Google

Google is constantly changing its algorithm and it’s getting hard for brands to keep track of what’s happening. Blogs like are nearly constantly writing about what is changing but if you lack the time or if you didn’t set up an alert on Google, you are probably going to miss out information. For multi-location […]