Major Yellow Pages Publishers Merge to Improve Local Search

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SuperMedia and DexOne, two leading companies in the local search and yellow pages industry, have joined forces. The two companies will merge in an all-stock deal, creating a new corporation with $3 billion in annual revenues. All told, the new company will have 700,000 advertisers and more than 3,000 salespeople. This merger is a necessary [Continue Reading]

Local Search and Twitter – 5 Tips for Better Tweeting

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Are you tweeting for your business? If the answer is “no” or visions of singing birds fill your head, then it’s time to learn a little bit more about Twitter and how using it can help your business at a local level. Twitter is a social network and microblogging service that was launched in July [Continue Reading]

Mobile Search is important to small businesses

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Adding local mobile search to a business’s marketing plan could bring a significant number of new customers and could help to retain customers. According to the vice president of iCrossing, New York, 122,000,000 people in the United States alone have mobile technology. With the advent of smart phones, people can now search — on the [Continue Reading]