Linda Buquet

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The challenge question:

“If you were given a budget of $900/month to market a local business,
what would you do in the first month?

This is the question Vedran Tomic asked 7 Local Search experts. The answers were just posted over at the LocalU blog.

<a href="http://localu.org/blog/6-local-internet-marketing-experts-answer-one-question/">7 Local Internet Marketing Experts Answer One Question: How To Market in Month #1</a>
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Conclusion

Not surprisingly, most if not all respondents would tackle any NAP inconsistencies and take care of data aggregators. What’s somewhat surprising is that a significant portion of respondents see social media as an area that needs to be tackled right away.

Starting a paid search campaign was another prevalent recommendation. Judging by these responses, achieving local Internet marketing success is getting more complex and is quickly going out of scope for most local businesses – both in terms of time and skill needed to make a significant impact.

Click over to read the rest.

What about you? What would you do???
 

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Thanks for sharing Linda. I am always curious as to what others would do when it comes to their clients or potential clients.
 

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Thanks for sharing Linda!

How about you guys and gals? What will you do with that budget?
 
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