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The Google My Business Checklist

Here at Chatmeter, we’ve helped to create millions of local business listings which is why we’ve put together a checklist to help any brand looking to claim and optimize their GMB listing. Whether you have one business location or hundreds, it’s important to know how GMB listings are created.

2019-03-11T20:33:53-07:00January 17th, 2019|Local Business Listings|0 Comments

Navigating The Most Popular Map Apps

There are quite a few different mapping applications available for users from Google Maps, to Apple Maps, and Waze. Unfortunately, as a business, you don’t have a choice over which mapping application your customers use. That means you need to keep your listings updated on every mapping application in order to keep your brand optimized for local search.

2019-01-10T19:23:16-07:00January 10th, 2019|Local Business Listings|0 Comments

How Yelp Impacts Voice Search

The voice search revolution has arrived. 75% of smart speaker users and 69% of mobile or embedded voice assistant users conduct voice searches daily or weekly, according to a 2018 Accenture study. It’s estimated that by 2020, 50% of all searches will be conducted via voice. Is your business prepared for this change in search trends?

2019-01-08T01:14:30-07:00January 8th, 2019|Voice Search / VEO|0 Comments

Chatmeter: A Look Back At The Past Year

2018 was a big year for us here at Chatmeter. We won some awards we’re really proud of, our team nearly doubled in size, we launched a few new product features, and as you can see we even gave our website a makeover. Here’s a look back at some of the great things Chatmeter was able to accomplish in 2018.

2019-01-03T01:10:55-07:00January 3rd, 2019|Chatmeter|0 Comments

What is NAPWCHD?

When it comes to keeping online listings up-to-date most local SEO experts refer to the acronym NAP which stands for Name, Address, and Phone Number. However, it’s becoming more and more apparent that a complete and accurate listing needs more than just NAP presence. We’d like to introduce you to the acronym NAPWCHD.

2019-03-11T20:43:44-07:00December 6th, 2018|Local Business Listings|0 Comments

The 2018 Local Ranking Factors

As we roll into the last month of the year, we have some new insight into Google’s local ranking factors. In a yearly survey by Darren Shaw of Whitespark, he rounded up the 8 most important local ranking factors and broke it down by importance. The results of this survey create a benchmark for how the industry recommends brands optimize for local search. Here’s a look at how the Local Ranking Factors have changed and how it affects your local SEO strategy for 2019.

2018-12-28T23:54:57-07:00December 4th, 2018|Local SEO|0 Comments