Hi Mike,

On behalf of Techndu SEO team I would like to thank you for sharing with us your immense knowledge on Local Search and how Google Maps/Place can be best used for Local Place Optimization.

Working with the base word “experiment” Mike Bluemanthal has gained immense knowledge on local place optimization. In his spare time he can be seen experimenting with photography, internet, cooking and gardening. He firmly believes that it is Mother Nature’s responsibility to take care of her kids in difficult situations and hence never tries to interrupt her in all her efforts. Know more about him… www.blumenthals.com

Topics covered during the session included the following:
• How to effectively claim profile on Google Place, Yahoo Place or Bing Place
• Effectively using images in order to get listed
• Online information management
• How to effectively write reviews and why they are important
• Ways of generating maximum reviews
• Details to be included in listings
• Fake VS real details
• Optimizing a website for different locations
• Site analysis
• Establishing keyword relevancy

It was a great knowledge sharing experience for us and I am sure with all the tips, tricks and techniques learnt we will be able to outperform in our existing as well as new projects.
Sachin Danage
Chief Operations Officer