Taking control of your Local Online Marketing presents complexities for local business owners that are difficult to comprehend. Local search has become so important and multi-faceted PLUS social marketing is becoming an increasingly big part of the puzzle. SMBs have a hard time knowing which elements to focus on. How can a person with a business to run possibly be everywhere they need to be on the web, as well as keep up with reputation management?

Mike Blumenthal, in an attempt to simplify this giant local marketing maze, has posted a high impact infographic and made it available for sharing.

Click image to view entire graphic complete with explanations, then head over to Mike’s blog for more info: Infographic: Owning Your Local Web Equity

Web Equity Infographic
Web Equity by Mike Blumenthal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work at www.blumenthals.com

To give credit where credit is due, the graphic was originally inspired by a Lisa Barone blog post titled 11 Reasons Your SMB Still Needs A Web Site and refined with the help of David Mihm, Mary Bowling and Matt McGee