5 Things you Need to Know about Mobile Local Search

BIA/Kelsey Mobile vs PC Local Search growth

Here are five ways mobile local search is having a big impact on small and medium-size businesses, are you prepared?

1.  Mobile local search will outpace desktop by 2015.  Analyst firm BIA/Kelsey has projected that by 2015 there will be more local searches coming from smartphones than PCs  in the US.  Already, Google …

Make Sure your Site is Ready for Mobile Holiday Shopping

Mobile Holiday Shopping

Last year, according to a report from Javelin Strategy and Research, consumers spent more than $20.7 billion shopping using mobile devices.  This year, a MarketLive survey tells us that 16 percent of consumers will be doing all or most of their holiday shopping by mobile.  Even when they aren’t purchasing via mobile, …

Maps Element Update: Linked to Google Maps

When you use a Map Element to add a map image of your location, the image is now also linked to that exact location on Google Maps.  This means mobile visitors can view the location while on your mobile site, and have the option to click to that exact location …

Make your Maps Interactive!

Have a map on your mobile site but looking to make it more interactive? We recommend linking your map to Google Maps, so it becomes clickable!

Here’s how to do this:

1) Create a map element in the ‘Add Elements’ panel*

*Ignore step 1 if you already have a map on your mobile …