Question: Won’t Google places reduce the number of organic from 10 per page to less
Question: What is Google boost?
Answer: Google Places is probably the biggest change to Google’s search results in the last few years. For many searches, such as ‘personal injury attorney los angeles,’ you are right – Google Places “crowds out” the natural SEO results, so that just a few appear, and usually at the bottom, and absent the big red balloons. So always do your target searches and pay attention to WHAT Google returns. If it is heavy into Google Places, then prioritize Google Places OVER SEO.
That’s actually a reason we just broke out into a ONE HOUR course on Google Places optimization, as it is so very important for so many local businesses.
Got a question? Click this link to email Jason or call 888-993-1122. Dr. Jason McDonald is founder and Senior SEO / Social Media Director of the JM Internet Group. He teaches the SEO training classes for the group, and therefore provides most of the SEO tips for this blog. His goal with this blog is to provide an easy 'one-stop shop' for the busy marketer looking for tips, tricks, and secrets on how to get to the top of Google and Bing for free using proven SEO tactics. When not dreaming up SEO tips, Dr. McDonald lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife, two dogs, a cat, four iguanas and twelve children (just kidding). Really you read down to the bio on this guy? Enjoy the blog.
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