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February 2012 SearchFest Conference in Portland on Dec 27, 2011 in Search Marketing, Social Media, Over the years, search marketing and social media conferences have grown in both number and price. You want to make them whether it’s for learning or networking purposes, albeit hopefully for both. There’s one in Portland, Oregon that has...



Localmn and Snap Communications Search and Social Seminars – Coming to You in 2012 on Dec 20, 2011 in Local Search, Minnesota Business, Search Marketing, Social Media, Uncategorized, Not new news, but over the past few years local and social search has made an overdue mainstream surge for local businesses. With that said, there’s still a void. At the very basic level we see lots of this: And not always a lot of this: Notice...



Local Search – Take Pictures for Your Google Places Listing on Dec 2, 2011 in Local SearchTake the right pictures, then take more pictures. This is the overall gist of this post. Take a look at this picture. And this picture. These are pictures taken from my own camera that appeared briefly in the Localmn Google Places page. Why? If you d...



Search Trends and Behavior on Responsive vs Mobile Design on Nov 29, 2011 in Uncategorized, mobile design, responsive designLast Monday I had the chance to interview Clint and Dave from ThinkCRE8IVE regarding responsive design and its future. Dave also laid down the basics in a blog post late last month. Talks and searches for mobile design has been around for years. Resp...



2011 Small Business Saturday Goes to Northfield on Nov 26, 2011 in Local Search, Minnesota Business, antiques of northfield, champion sports, monkey read, northfield, , small business saturday, the hideawaySmall Business Saturday is the time of year where holiday shoppers are urged to forego Black Friday and Cyber Monday to shop locally to help support small businesses. Two years ago, I took this concept to Delano. Last year, it was Buffalo. In 2011,...



ThinkSEM Launches ThinkCRE8IVE – Interview with Clint and Dave on Nov 21, 2011 in Uncategorized, In late 2007, ThinkSEM opened up shop offering pay-per-click (PPC) and other search marketing services. Since, owner Clint Danks has grown the business working with higher education, legal, hair salon and other industries. A big piece of their growth...