Assembled – I’ll Be There to Help You

Assembled – I’ll Be There to Help You

If you are in charge of your companies marketing, there is going to be an event next week in SE Portland, that you can’t afford to miss. All you have to do is show up at any time throughout the day, and help will be available for whatever you need. What: A...
No New SSL Warning in Chrome 62?

No New SSL Warning in Chrome 62?

Update 10/24 – This morning there’s a warning. It comes up when you begin filling out the form. It’s small, but it’s there. Was it there when I wrote this? I don’t know, but it’s definitely there now, so this post is irrelevant.  I...
Tool to View Googles Cache

Tool to View Googles Cache

Unless you run one of the SEO toolbars in your browser, or you follow Googles instructions, the easiest way to see Google’s cache of a particular page is to simply copy / paste this, directly in front of your the URL in the address bar....
Yelp Has *NOT* Stopped Stealing From You

Yelp Has *NOT* Stopped Stealing From You

***Update 10/2/17****  – Yelp is AGAIN showing ads for competitors. Better check your own page if you’re paying them… I still think my August post about this should have made the national news, after I showed that Yelp was charging businesses to...
Free Review Profiles WordPress Plugin

Free Review Profiles WordPress Plugin

Wouldn’t it be great if there was a WordPress plugin that would let you give people a way to easily leave you a review at their preferred service? For example, if I could fill in my profile links in the back end, and then just use a shortcode to display them for...
Google Local Insights is Not Counting Photo Views

Google Local Insights is Not Counting Photo Views

Different from Google Analytics, Google business listing Insights shows local businesses where customers find them on Google, and also shows various customer actions, like requesting directions, phone calls and views. However, since August 16th, the photo views seem...
Disabling Yelp Competitor Ads?  No You’re Not.

Disabling Yelp Competitor Ads? No You’re Not.

Paying for a Yelp enhanced profile is SUPPOSED to include the removal of competitor ads from your Yelp Business Pages, but that’s not really true… I’ve used the Yelp Business manager for a lot of clients and different business types over the years, and sometimes...