Infignos Media -- buyersUSA Consulting
15 Radio Streams
Click Here
Advertise Here

From Entertainment and Media - Advertising / Marketing

Brought to you by Tangible Investment Group

Since 2006 we've been buying your gold and jewelry. Highest Prices Guaranteed, and you can take that to the bank! Located on 5th floor in Wells Fargo Bank Building, Quintard Ave. Anniston. Call us at 256-231-0444.

Erectile Dysfunction

Online Local Search - Keep Up With Consumers

Mon, 19 Mar 2012 23:19:06 EST

With the adoption of Smartphones by Australians being one of the highest in the world, it's commonplace to see people searching on their phone while they are out and about.  Most small to mid-sized local businesses are missing out on these searches.  Spellbound Web is working to encourage them to make use of Local search and get more exposure in their area.

Mid-way through 2010 Google released Local search in Australia, combining their new Places pages for local business with map listings and Local search results. By allocating a page on their own computers to over 50 million Western businesses, Google greatly leveled the playing field, making it possible for small business to appear on page one for their service in their local area, above major companies.

Also these local search results are tailored to both Android and iPhone smartphones, so can provide incredibly good exposure to local business as consumer searching becomes more-and-more mobile.  But while many Australian businesses have claimed their Places pages, there are few that have taken full advantage of them and far more that haven't claimed them at all.

A Google Places page allows the business owner to add basic information about their business, photos, video and coupons ( coupons are a big seller for many consumers ) and be on the web, even without having a website.  Of course businesses often need to provide further data to their customers and a website allows them to do this, but also hardly any businesses provide mobile-friendly versions that adapt to smaller screens.

The majority of local businesses are busy managing their business and servicing their customers. They don't have the time to properly set up a Places page, mobilize their website or study-up on best promotional practices.  So with 10 years of online marketing experience Spellbound Web are directly aiming to help local businesses - getting them an online presence using Google Places pages and other online directories and making it possible for them to be easily found on both smartphones and regular desktop computers by people searching locally.

You only need to walk down any Sydney street to see how popular smartphones and searching while on-the-move has become. The ability of businesses to keep up with consumer use of this new technology has rapidly become essential, so if you'd like to learn more about local search, visit

Source: WebWire

From Our Blogs

Three Simple Ways to Trim Monthly Expenses

You can devote more toward the things you want, as well as save more for the future.

Time and Money-Saving Holiday Gift Ideas

The savings experts at Dollar General have a few gift ideas that are easy and fun to get you in the

Delight the Five Senses this Holiday Season

Turn your gifts, celebrations and home décor into a festive feast for the five senses.

Super Simple Tips to Manage and Help Prevent Diabetes

It’s no surprise that diabetes is a leading cause of death in the United States.

Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

Our Website Sponsors

Oxford Carpets Coldwater

A new depth of 1st quality luxury for your family at frugal prices! Always 50% less than our local competitors! Call Oxford Carpets Coldwater at 256-835-2155

LaMar's Donuts

Our donuts are the ultimate indulgence. Visit us at our 1781 Hamric Drive E. location in Oxford. Call 256-832-4353.

TCBY Yogurt

The country's best yogurt. Softserve, hand scooped, smoothies, cakes, pies, and specialty items. There's nothing like a specialty ice cream cake for your next special occasion! Visit or Anniston location at 1903 Quintard Avenue. 256-238-8229.

Walmart Super Center

Save Money, Live Better! Walmart! WDNG is proud to give away a delicious birthday cake from the Oxford Walmart bakery in our weekly birthday club drawing.

Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center

RMC's mission is to provide advanced health care of the highest quality with compassion and integrity to every patient.Over 185 physicians & most major specialties comprise Regional Medical Center’s medical