Local Search / Google Places

Goodbye WebShare, Hello Cardinal Path!

Cardinal Path blog post

Six years ago we started WebShare with the singular goal of passing on the knowledge and skills we had acquired in Internet marketing to our clients and partnering with them to take their digital strategy to the next level.Over the years we’ve been fortunate to experience tremendous growth that has allowed us to continue to … Read Full Post

How to Locate, Claim, or Create your Facebook Place for your Business

Cardinal Path blog post

UPDATED 10/28/2010 You should be aware that last week Facebook launched Facebook Places. Kinda sounds like Google Places doesn’t it?  This feature is a way for Facebook users to “check in” at the places they are visiting so they can share that information with their friends.  They can also check in the friends they’re with … Read Full Post

Getting a direct link to your Business's Google Maps listing or Google Places Page

Cardinal Path blog post

1. Search for your Google Places listing on Google Maps 2. Click one of the two More Info links next to your Google Places details 3. In the upper right corner of the resulting Google Place page click Link 4. In the resulting URL, delete everything after the CID number. Your resulting address should look … Read Full Post

Respond to Your Business's Online Reviews; Google Places Now Helps You Do So

Cardinal Path blog post

One of the most common complaints I hear from business owners about online reviews is that they typically have no way of responding to them publicly. I’ve seen some owners post their own review to try and respond to something a previous reviewer may have said.  It’s true that anyone can post a review about … Read Full Post

Google Tags and Posts for Google Places Listings Going Live

Cardinal Path blog post

If you check out the recent post on the Google Lat Long Blog, you will see that Google Maps is rolling out their Google Tags feature across the United States shortly. What the heck are “Google Tags”? Of course if it is something from Google, you can assume it’s another way for you to advertise … Read Full Post

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