6 Local Directories Every VSB Should Be On

Consumers are increasingly going online to research local services and products, but for very small businesses (VSBs), this trend is becoming a problem. Fifty-nine percent of VSBs still don’t have websites, with owners often citing perceived cost and lack of technical expertise as reasons why they haven’t made their way online. For business owners who […]

Street Fight Daily: SEC Probes Groupon, Manta Raises $44M

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal media, technology, advertising and startups...

SEC Probes Groupon (Wall Street Journal)…

Borrell: Local Online Advertising to Grow 21% (NetNewsCheck)…

Online Community For Small Businesses Manta Raises $44M (TechCrunch)…

Street Fight Daily: 02.10.12

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal media, technology, advertising and startups...

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Dear Patch: I Was Hyperlocal Long Before You (Romenesko)

Groupon Hires Paul Taaffe to Improve the Online-Coupon Site’s Public Face (Bloomberg)