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Few things grate on me more than hearing my fellow SEOs talk about how easy local SEO is. There's less competition! The competition isn't SEO savvy! Keyword choices are limited! It's a piece of cake, they say. That's about as accurate as me saying that traditional SEO is a piece of cake. Sweeping generalizations are often wrong, and below I'll show why local SEO isn't as easy as many think it is.
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from amabaie 1518 Days ago #
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Local SEO is easy.  It's Google that isn't.  LOL



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from drmalm2 1518 Days ago #
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Really shows how much we can't control the system.



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from CIKMarketing 1517 Days ago #
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Even an experienced SEO is likely to "miss" something for local search because it seems that this is an area of search engines that is ever evolving.



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from belasco99 1511 Days ago #
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Mary Bowling has an excellent follow-up post to this article here http://www.seoverflow.com/blog/local-seo/local-ranking-factors-and-core-data-confusion/



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