When people type in keywords for your kind of local business, Google wants YOU to show up at the top. Not some traffic Spammer who has figured out how to temporally trick the system.
In fact, Google have made a path for you and your listing to show up at the top of local search results.
And IF you know the method for achieving this top spot, 2012 will be the best year ever for your business.
These are just the searches for one 30 day period. Multiply these by 12 months and the numbers are staggering. Your customers are searching for you on Google. NOT in the Golden Pages.
According to the CSO about seven out of ten (71%) of all private households in Ireland had a computer connected to the Internet in 2010.
(You can read the full report here)
The most popular use of smartphones in Ireland, as performed by 46% of users on a daily basis, is searching online. For example there was 60,500 smartphone searches for restaurants in November alone!
(See see an info graphic here)
…and you can even KEEP the training material.