Highlights from Street Fight Summit (#SFSNYC): Unlocking the Local Web

by The Where 2 Get It Team on October 25, 2013

For the past two days, some of the top minds and innovators in the world of local and hyperlocal saerch, consumerism and marketing met at the Street Fight Summit: Unlocking the Local Web in New York City. If you weren’t able to attend and feel like you amy have missed out on a great event, don’t fret! […]

3 Tips to Help Your Brand Win Q4 & the Holiday Marketing Season

by The Where 2 Get It Team on September 27, 2013

Summer is over and Fall is in full swing. Halloween is right around the corner, and that means that pretty soon Thanksgiving and Christmas will be here too. As a business owner, the fourth quarter represents a time of major consumerism and holiday marketing. After all, the fourth quarter includes the busiest travel days and […]

(Part 2 of a 2 Part Series. Read Part 1 here.) In Part 1 of this 2 part series, we polled the Where 2 Get It staff to come up with the top 5 SoLoMo stories from the first half of 2013. The list touched on the release and popularity of social search and social […]

Top 5 SoLoMo Stories of the First-Half of 2013

by The Where 2 Get It Team on July 15, 2013

 (Part 1 of a 2 Part Series) It’s hard to believe that half of 2013 has already come and gone. In many ways, it feels like the days, weeks and months are moving as quickly as the digital marketing industry itself. In a world where technology often moves quicker than purpose, it can be difficult […]

The Where 2 Get It team will be very busy traveling across North America in the month of June. Being an award-winning provider of local digital marketing solutions requires us to do just that: GET LOCAL! I mean, we could sit back and simply rely on technology to share our digital marketing solutions with the […]

Two articles have been talked about a lot around the Where 2 Get It office this week. The two pieces seemingly have no obvious connection. One was written by a digital marketing consultant who focuses heavily on SEO, SEM, social advertising, social media marketing, and web analytics, and it was published for “all-things-search” website Search […]

We all saw this coming, right? I mean, ever since Foursquare’s CEO Dennis Crowley candidly spoke at SXSW about Foursquare’s ongoing shift from a focus on gamification to local search and exploration, critics have spoken out (and Crowley has responded) about the company’s inability to generate any meaningful revenue. It’s indisputable that the mobile check-in […]

Building A Local Marketing Strategy For 2013

by The Where 2 Get It Team on December 28, 2012

2013 is almost here – is your local marketing strategy ready for the new year? As the industry continues to grow at an incredible pace, 2013 will be a critical year for national brands to develop and optimize local marketing campaigns. The digital marketing industry is trending towards local, and throughout 2013, this trend will […]

Strategizing for 2013, will Local Search or Social Media be your focus?

by The Where 2 Get It Team on November 21, 2012

If the holidays remind us of anything, it is to begin preparing for a new year. Foursquare & Yahoo both seem to have begun their strategizing. Foursquare, a popular site initially started as a social media website where its users could check-in using their mobile devices to interact with their environment. Users are encouraged to […]

The Dirty Four Letter Word… D A T A

by The Where 2 Get It Team on September 28, 2012

If there is anything to be learned from Apple’s failed attempt to “map the world” it is that the human experience at a local level cannot be ripped out from the mapping equation. Without the precise local data, maps become incomplete and inconsistent, which is squarely the problem Apple is currently facing. Consumers orient themselves […]