All Posts By Phil Belleville

5 Most Common Local SEO Marketing Mistakes

It’s important to consult Google’s guidelines. It’s absolutely amazing how few owners and marketers have ever encountered them. As local SEO’s, we are volunteer liaisons between Google and businesses. That’s just the way things are. So with that being said, it is important to help your clients understand when they are making a mistake. Here are some tips that will help.


Boost Facebook Ad Results By Adding SEO

The benefits of running SEO and Facebook Ads together are tremendous. Not many are aware that keyword and conversion data from Facebook ads can be fed into organic search (SEO). In addition re-marketing allows you to stay in front of visitors after an initial visit from organic search. You can then customize messaging around their engagement with your site. Get these and other tips in this article.


Case Study: Time It Takes To Rank In Google

This study by ahrefs shows that almost 95% of newly published pages don’t rank in Google within the Top10 without receiving diligent SEO applied for more than a year. And those that got to the Top10 in less than a year is most likely hard work and great knowledge of SEO (and possibly factors regarding ease of keyword competition) . This study is based on the SEO results in Google for 2 million random keywords. So it sets a reasonable expectation.