It’s already common knowledge for online marketers that resorting to black hat SEO can have negative implications on a website, but it seems that Google wants to really drive the message home.
Last 18th of September, the Google Search Quality Team announced through their blog that Google will take further action against repeat violators of their Webmaster Guidelines. Marketers can expect that the search engine will make it twice as hard to recover from the impacts of a penalty. This is why Baltimore SEO professionals are warning against the most common SEO mistakes that can get heavily penalized.
“Local SEO” innovation has taken root in Baltimore! And, while a business owner’s mind might be on how much it is going to “leap-frog” its competition with improved visibility and traffic, it has to avoid making silly mistakes that are going to block it from getting there.
Local SEO has grown in importance significantly. With Google often showing favoritism towards smaller, more agile companies by providing – analytical tools of the trade- free, search engine statistics reveal that more than 40 percent of online searches focus on returning results for local companies,
If you haven’t already noticed, search engines deliver search results based on the physical location of the person performing the search. If the intent is to buy something locally, then Google will more than likely return a listing of local businesses providing what you want to buy. Baltimore businesses need an online presence if they wish themselves to be taken seriously.