Local Marketing

07.06.2012 Local SEO, Online Marketing No Comments

GetListed.org Local University Coming to Austin

The guys from GetListed.org University are coming to Austin for a half-day seminar on June 26th. Mike Blumenthal, David Mihm, Matt McGee and other experts will be giving a four-hour crash course in Internet marketing that will help you navigate the possibilities for marketing your business on the web. Attendees will learn Search Engine Optimization tips and techniques that will lead to sustained, long-term search engine rankings (and new customers).

The Seminar Agenda includes:

  • Introduction to Website Optimization
  • The ABCs of Local Search
  • Understanding Your Website Traffic
  • Getting Social Online
  • Internet Marketing for the Do-It-Yourselfers

It’s regularly $89, but if you use the coupon/promotional code “ionadas” at checkout, you’ll get the class for only $59.

Capacity is limited, so register soon to avoid missing out!

05.10.2011 ionadas local News, Local SEO No Comments

Brian Combs Speaking at Austin eMarketing Summit

If you’re in town on Thursday, October 20th, the Austin eMarketing Summit is a Can’t Miss event. It’s an all-day conference at the Austin Convention Center.

I’ll be speaking at 1pm on “#winning with Google Places”. Come learn how to get your Google Places listing to the first page of Google for your most important keywords.

There’s great content throughout the day, and at only $119, it’s quite a bargain.

But, I can make that bargain even better. If you put the coupon text EM95 in the Discount Code field during registration, you’ll get a price of only $95!

04.10.2011 ionadas local News, Local Marketing, Local SEO No Comments

ionadas local at PubCon Vegas 2011

Our favorite conference of the year is coming up quickly, PubCon Vegas. Brian Combs will be at the show all three days, and can be found at the following sessions (all times local):

Tuesday, November 8th

10:00am-11:15am: National Company – Local Focus, Salon C (panelist)
11:30am-12:45pm: Google Places & Hotpot Optimization, Salon G (panelist)
1:30pm-2:45pm: How Do You Optimize For Universal and Personal Search?, Salon A (panelist)

Wednesday, November 9th

1:00pm-3:00pm: PubCon Labs

Thursday, November 10th

10:15am-11:30am: WordPress SEO & Installation, Salon G (moderator)
1:30pm-2:45pm: Protecting Your Brand – Competitive Intel, Salon B (moderator)

Note: Locations are subject to change, so check the schedule there.

See you in Vegas!

15.03.2011 Local Marketing, Online Marketing No Comments

Your Local Web Presence

Online marketing can be a confusing game for the local business. Mike Blumenthal has a great infographic showing how one might split up one’s efforts to impact search and social.

Web Equity Infographic
Web Equity by Mike Blumenthal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work at www.blumenthals.com.

08.02.2011 Local Marketing, Press and Media No Comments

WebProNews: Is Groupon Helping or Hurting Businesses

WebProNews interviews ionadas local CEO Brian Combs, and asks, Is Groupon Helping or Hurting Businesses?