Still Time to Send Holiday Greetings!

Posted by Upright Team & filed under Friday Fun.

With only one week to go before Christmas, you may be thinking that there’s no time left to send holiday greetings to your clients or customers. But thanks to the magic of Google it’s not too late! With a new Google Maps app, you can create your own e-cards by selecting from 10 holiday covers,… Read more »

Google Maps Finally Supports Service-Based & Home-Based Businesses

Posted by Upright Team & filed under Tech Updates.

Google Maps has added a new feature that enables those in the service industry to include their “service areas” as well as allowing those working from home the option of excluding their home office address from the listing. In the past, companies like plumbers and window retailers could only include the address of where their… Read more »

Google Places – Become a Favorite Place (Like Upright!)

Posted by Upright Team & filed under Search Engine Marketing, Tech Updates.

Last week, Upright Communications received great news from Google. Have you, too? A letter stated that in 2009, thousands viewed the profile of our Cincinnati, OH headquarters in Google Places (formerly Google Maps). Now, Google Places considers our main office a solid recommendation for local users. This notice comes at a perfect time, as we… Read more »

How to Get Listed in Google Places

Posted by Upright Team & filed under Local Search Focus, Tech Updates.

I hear this question all the time – “How do I get my site to show up in Google Places?” What this question refers to is the Google Local listings that you see blended into the search engine results when Google thinks you’re searching for a company in your area. Let’s say you need a… Read more »