Local Search


Social media has been around for long enough now that it should be at least a small part of your overall marketing mix.  In order to truly be seen as ‘the expert’ in your local marketplace, you HAVE to be using social media to help grow your brand, increase awareness and strengthen your relationship with [...]

Over 40 New 5-Star Google Reviews in Just 4 Weeks

Google 3-pack listing for dentist Chickasha OK

We’ve talked many, many times here about the critical importance of gettings lots of positive Google reviews. Google’s still the 800lb gorilla of local search and for a large majority of potential patients that will go online looking for a dentist in your geographic area, it’s the search they’re going to use. Plus, given the [...]

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Ultimate Guide To Getting 100+ Google Reviews

Unless you’ve been totally hiding out in a cave for the last few years then you already the importance of having LOTS of online reviews.  This video we recently created shares three specific reasons why having lots of reviews is so important AND it introduces our latest service that will help you get the reviews your [...]

Google 7-pack changes to 3-pack

While we certainly wouldn’t expect most of you to pay as much attention to the shenanigans that Google is constantly up to like we do, it definitely doesn’t hurt to Google your practice or search for high value keywords every once in a while. If you’ve done that recently, then you may have noticed some pretty signifiant changes [...]

Let’s face it, unless you’ve been hiding out in a cold, damp cave for the past decade then you know the importance of not just being online, but being found online. While there are many different ways you can position your practice to be found online, the one method that can be the difference between [...]

dental practice success

A dental practice serving a local community may underestimate the importance of a positive online reputation. You are not looking for nationwide or worldwide patients, so what’s the big deal? Considering 82% of online searchers follow up via an in-store visit it is clear that local customers are using the internet to find information about [...]

Did you know that 85 percent of potential patients are judging you by your online reputation? This sobering statistic shows that today’s consumer does their homework online, and further, that more than 70 percent will never even make an inquiry if your online reputation is dicey. Reputation management has become a full-time cottage industry on [...]

5 Steps to Improving Your Online Visibility

We have yet to meet a dentist or dental office manager that doesn’t want to find out how to dominate their local search results and reap all the benefits that come from having a top spot in an online search can bring. Once this desire to achieve these high rankings and gain the visibility necessary, [...]

Using Google+ Local to Find New Patients

Although it has been a few months since Google merged with Google Places to become Google Local, there was some confusion as to precisely what this new entity would become. Not anymore. One shining example of what is possible for small business is the Google business page for BakeSpace.com. They’ve employed all of the features [...]