Tag: local optimization

Weekly SEO Q&A – Hump Day Hangouts – Episode 69

Click on the video above to watch Episode 69 of the Semantic Mastery Hump Day Hangouts. Full timestamps with topics and times can be found at the link above. The latest upcoming free SEO Q&A Hump Day Hangout can be found at https://semanticmastery.com/humpday.     Announcement Adam: Hello, everybody. Welcome to a Hump Day Hangout. This is episode 69 where I echo a lot. All right, here we go. [Let’s go 00:00:09] down the line and say hello. How’s it going, Hernan? Hernan: Hey, Adam. Hey, everyone. It’s really good to be here. Adam: Marco, what’s up, man? Marco: It’s ... Read more

Duplicate Content Issues When Using Templates for Business Franchise

In the 69th episode of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked about the possible content duplication issues when using a template for optimizing a business franchise in different local listing sites. Moreover, he wanted to know if it’s recommended to syndicate posts from each city domain to a branded network. The exact question was: Okay, so I’ve setup a branded service for local business on a root domain and I’ve created subdomains for regional cities. My intent is to lease out the map listings and subdomains. For example “Ann Arbor Premier Septic Systems”, “Lansing Premier Septic Systems”, etc. ... Read more

Multiple GMB Listings for a Store Front with One Physical Location

  In Semantic Mastery’s Hump Day Hangouts episode 66, a viewer asked about creating multiple local listings to different cities within a metro for a storefront with only one physical address. The exact question was: I have a client with a store front that people can visit in one city – it’s their one and only physical location. We want to get 3-pack listings in other cities in the metro area surrounding this location. We plan on using PO Boxes with street addressing so when we setup the GMB pages for these cities we would choose not to display the street ... Read more

Can You Setup a Google Business Page without Physical Address & Contact Number?

In the Christmas Edition (Episode 59) of Hump Day Hangout, one participant would like to know if it’s possible to create a Google Business page without a physical address and contact number.   The exact question was:   Can i set up a Google My Business with out an address? or if I use my personal address will I get a bunch of business marketing flyers and crap in the mail, phone calls etc or does google keep my business address phone etct private from telemarketers? Can I use a call tracking number or a google voice number as my ... Read more

Multiple Subdomains for Multiple Cities

  At Episode 56 of Hump Day Hangout, one question was about creating multiple subdomains to integrate multiple keywords that also target cities and neighborhoods.   The exact question was:   Hope everyone had a great turkey day! I also hope I’m not drifting too deep into the weeds here. So here it is: If I am creating 50+ sub-domain local niche sites, each focused in different geographic locations for rank and rent, and all of which originate from one “parent” domain, do I treat each sub-domain as a complete, separate web site apart from the “parent” domain with its ... Read more

How To Show Results Fast For Local SEO Client

  While the title of this post is “how to show results fast for Local SEO Client”, the idea and execution can be applied to any client. During Episode 47 of the Semantic Mastery weekly public SEO Q&A webinar Hump Day Hangouts a viewer had a question about how to get fast results for a client that had some previous issues with SEO activities. The viewer wanted to generate a very fast result that could be shown to the client as an immediate result showing that quick video rankings were possible. This is a great question, in that if you ... Read more