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Late last year we unfortunately had to say goodbye to a great tool, Yahoo site explorer. This was a great way to see what the competition were doing by spying on their backlinks and other goodies. In the meantime the alternatives, although useful to some degree, never really stood up to what Yahoo's site explorer offered us. However now it looks like the promise of a Yahoo/Bing tool has come to fruition with the announcement of Bing's Link Explorer. It is...

So Google+ Local is official. Google has had another name change for Local Search, Google Maps, Google Places, Places for business and every other reiteration of Google Places they have come up with. Now its called Google+ Local and its being rolled out as we speak. I am actually yet to see it come through in Australian local searches but as per usual, we should give the roll out a bit of time before we experience anything here. However you can...

So its RosesOnly.com.au vs EasyFlowers.com.au in what I think is an interesting issue. Namely because it may be a bigger deal than one company believing another company is violating their trademark. So what is happening is that RosesOnly.com.au is claiming that EasyFlowers.com.au is trying to essentially siphon traffic looking for Rosesonly.com.au by targeting people searching specifically for 'roses only'. I first read it here. Now the issue here is that rosesonly.com.au is not happy that when people type in 'roses only' a...

We know that Google frowns upon people and organisations who Buy links but there was always the question of how Google would know this? Well if you are outed.. then I guess that's one way! The word on the street is that a company, iAcquire.com has been put on notice/banned/unloved by Google for 'allegedly' selling links. Now what is interesting about this is that these guys are an agency, they provide the links on behalf of their clients. What is strange...

The Uber Local Package is for those businesses who need to dominate a large capital city such as Sydney or Melbourne. This is the perfect option for businesses who want maximum exposure and want to be seen for people searching for their service in a large capital city. Generally businesses who take up this option are those looking to go a step better than their competition and include companies that can service a large geographic. Such businesses include home building, architecture, legal...

The Major Local Package is for those businesses who need to dominate a large regional area as opposed to a specific suburb. This is the perfect option for businesses looking to rank highly in large regional areas such as Newcastle, Gold Coast and Wollongong. Businesses such as gutter cleaning services, rubbish removal services, restaurants, legal and accounting who all need exposure in a large regional demographic would be best suited to this package. What do you get? - Dedicated Account Manager - Google Places...

Terrific that you guys have got us on page one of the search, I can only imagine it will get better! - Pamela Lockyer - Joe Cools One of hundreds of happy business owners who have signed up with the standard local package. Get Started now! [contact-form-7 id="857" title="Get Started TRIAL"] Don't be fooled by the name, the Standard Local Package is for those businesses who need to dominate their local area and specific suburb. This is the perfect option for industries such...