Why You Should Claim Your Business Listing on Apple Maps

April 01, 2015 by BizTraffic Team

When Apple released their new Maps app with iOS 6 in 2012, they received a lot of negative feedback from users that were discovering wildly inaccurate data. (I personally had an experience with Apple Maps in which I found myself in front of a hospital about 20 minutes away from the address I had entered into my phone.)   

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Filed Under: geo-location, Business listings, local listings, local search, local business

Tackling Multi-Location Local Search Optimization

July 21, 2014 by BizTraffic Team

Understanding how and why to market your multi-location business is an important part of online marketing, especially with the importance of local searches. It is vital to your businesses online health to understand that most internet users make multitudes of specific local searches in order to find businesses of all different kinds. It is up to you to make sure that your business is available when searched for locally.

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Filed Under: geo-location, local listings, local search, local business

More Changes for Pinterest

June 18, 2014 by BizTraffic Team

Pinterest has been making a lot of noise lately--in a good way.

Last month we told you about an improved search option in Pinterest that helps users find what interests them faster and Promoted Pins which allow advertisers to show pins in a user’s newsfeed.

This month, Pinterest announced an enhanced and quicker version of its places search tool. The location-based tool suggests places near where people are searching, and provides ranked results based on geography, population and data quality.

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Filed Under: geo-location, Pinterest, visual social media