TMMPDX Marketing Innovators Podcast Series: Local Search Expert David Mihm Reveals Ranking in the Google 10-Pack

| May 19, 2009

Portland resident and local search expert David Mihm reveals how to get into the coveted Google 10-pack. David is the COO and Director for getlisted.org and provides consulting services for clients throughout the US.

During our 40 minute discussion, David outlines what business owners need to do in order to optimize their local search rankings. Below is a screenshot of  a Google local search result – also known in the industry as ‘the 10-pack.’ Having your business rank well in the top local business results can make or break the bottom line. David also advises which directories are worth getting listed in and when it’s a good idea to pay for a premium listing. Localeze.com, Universalbusinesslisting.org and ibegin.com are on his short list of directories that can boost your local business rankings.google-10-pack1

For more information on the paid service of GetListed.org that David talks about at the end of the podcast,  email him at davidmihm@gmail.com to request an invite to the private Beta.

David’s articles can be found at:

http://www.davidmihm.com/blog/
http://blog.getlisted.org/
http://searchengineland.com/author/david-mihm

Category: Google Gossip, PDX Local Search Marketing, Portland Marketing Innovators Podcast Series, TMMPDX Marketing Podcasts

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  1. Justin Blase says:

    Great interview… a bit dated nowadays but its a good listen for learning some background of Google Local from the man himself, David Mihm. Good music playing in the background too :)

  2. Lisa Peyton says:

    Hi Justin,

    Thanks so much for the feedback! David was a pleasure to interview and very generous with his time.

    Take Care,
    Lisa Peyton

Lisa Peyton Google GossipPDX Local Search MarketingPortland Marketing Innovators Podcast SeriesTMMPDX Marketing Podcasts

Portland resident and local search expert David Mihm reveals how to get into the coveted Google 10-pack. David is the COO and Director for getlisted.org and provides consulting services for clients throughout the US.

During our 40 minute discussion, David outlines what business owners need to do in order to optimize their local search rankings. Below is a screenshot of  a Google local search result – also known in the industry as ‘the 10-pack.’ Having your business rank well in the top local business results can make or break the bottom line. David also advises which directories are worth getting listed in and when it’s a good idea to pay for a premium listing. Localeze.com, Universalbusinesslisting.org and ibegin.com are on his short list of directories that can boost your local business rankings.google-10-pack1

For more information on the paid service of GetListed.org that David talks about at the end of the podcast,  email him at davidmihm@gmail.com to request an invite to the private Beta.

David’s articles can be found at:

http://www.davidmihm.com/blog/
http://blog.getlisted.org/
http://searchengineland.com/author/david-mihm