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Some quick ideas on why you might want to optimize your site for phone number searches.
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from golander9 3658 Days ago #
Votes: 0

I find myself searching for Phone numbers when I am trying to recover some infromation about a business, specifically in Local Search when SMB’s URL’s aren’t always intuitive or I need to get dirving directions.  SEOing for Phone numbers would allow a local directory to get their advertisers infront of people looking for a specific business, maybe even educate a site user on alternatives to whom they are searching. the local seo guide strikes again with a salient tip. 

from marczphillips 3658 Days ago #
Votes: 1

Hi Andrew,This has been on my mind too. I’ve seen it done  few times and have recommended it for clients as well.Check out and you’ll see this is the phone number in the URL. I think like zip codes, phone numbers are really important. My suggesion is to have the URL formula like an address. So for the above URL I would suggest revising it to be: post, more of this please my good man!Marc Phillips<font color="#800080"></font>

from bbcarter 3658 Days ago #
Votes: 0

phone number in url, very cool technique.  would a zero at the end screw that up?  Did read the full .0 post yet.

from practical22 3657 Days ago #
Votes: -2

three cheers for usefulness

from irutgers 3655 Days ago #
Votes: 0

What are the stats for people using phone numbers in a search?  I have never done it, but that doesn’t necessarily mean anything.

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