Local Search Optimization For Your Bookshop - Part 3

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During the IndieCommerce Institute held in Chicago, guest speaker Max Thomas's presented on local SEO, which, we've posted it in three parts.

Part 3 covers:

  • Local search directories and data aggregators
  • Claiming your local listing pages
  • Google automatically created local pages
  • "Claim my business" on Google
  • Yelp pulls Apple Map information
  • Local Schema mark-up - Schema.org
  • Page speed matters in search results
  • Opengraph mark-up for Facebook
  • Reviews



Return to: Part 1 Part 2

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