Mary Bowling - - Local SEO ExpertMary  has been involved in all aspects of SEO since 2003 and have always been intrigued by Local Search. With a background as a serial entrepreneur, she always tries to approach Local Search and Internet Marketing in a practical way and from a small business owner’s perspective.
As an expert in Local SEO services as well as a long time practitioner and consultant, Mary frequently speaks about Local Search at industry conferences –Advanced LocalU, SMX, Pubcon, Searchfest, OMS and SES.  She’s conducted intensive trainings on Local Search for Search Engine Strategies, Planet Ocean, Search Engine Workshops, the Denver Chamber of Commerce, and for her own clients and the clients of other agencies.

Mary is a founding member of Local University (aka GetListed Local University), a seminar series aimed at helping small business owners understand and manage their own internet marketing, and am a regular contributor to blogs at Search Engine News,Local University, Sixth Man Marketing and on Optimized!

Check out Mary’s impressive list of speaking and writing accomplishments below:

  • LocalU Advanced Santa Monica (Upcoming 2019)
  • LocalU/NEXT Lancaster, PA June 2018
  • Propane Dealer’s Conference – Chicago July 2018
  • LocalU Advanced Austin April 2018
  • LocalU Small Business Austin April 2018
  • LocalU Advanced Santa Monica 2017
  • PubCon Vegas 2016
  • LocalU Advanced New Orleans Oct 2016
  • SearchLove Boston May 2016
  • LocalU Advanced Williamsburg VA March 2016
  • LocalU Advanced Workshop Feb 2016
  • MozCon Local Feb 2016
  • Pubcon – Las Vegas – October 2015
  • SMX East – New York – October 2015
  • Mozcon – Seattle – July 2015
  • EstateSaleNET Conference – Chicago – June 2015
  • Advanced Local U – Minneapolis – June 2015
  • LocalUp – Seattle February 2015
  • Advanced LocalU Baltimore 2013
  • PubCon Las Vegas 2012-Problem Solving in Places/Plus
  • Get Listed Local University 2013 – Austin, Baltimore, New Orleans, Philadelphia
  • SMX East 2012-Advanced LocalU
  • SMX Advanced Seattle 2012-Advanced LocalU
  • SMX West San Jose 2012-Case Study in Solving Google Places Problems
  • Get Listed Local University 2012-Spokane, Syracuse, Edmonton, Austin, Twin Cities, Tarrytown NY
  • SMX West San Jose 2011-Competing in Local Search
  • Get Listed LocalU 2011-Portland, Spokane, Burley, Western New York-Website SEO for Local and Paid Advertising for Local
  • SMX East New York 2010-Tools for Local Search
  • SEMpdx Searchfest 2010 Portland-How to Rank in the Google 7 Pack
  • SMX West 2010 Santa Clara-How to Rank in the Google 7 Pack
  • Get Listed University 2010 Events-Spokane, Twin Cities & Denver-Website SEO for Local Search.
  • Small Business Heroes 2010 Denver (Deluxe Corp)-Local SEO & Reviews.
  • SMX East 2009 NYC-Ranking Factors for Local Search
  • Online Marketing Summit Denver – 2009-Location Based Advertising & Local Search
  • SEMpdx Searchfest 2009 Portland-Optimizing for Local Search
  • SMX Local Conference San Francisco 2008-Local Search Case Studies in Travel
  • Search Engine Strategies San Jose 2008-The Long Tail of Local Search
  • Local Search Ranking Factors 2008-2012 Survey participant
  • SES New York City 2008-gave intensive training workshop on Local Search Engine Marketing
  • SES Training Workshop Denver 2008 – gave intensive training workshop on Local Search Engine Marketing
  • SES Travel Conference Seattle 2007-Convergence of Local, Mobile & Travel Search
Ignitor Digital
Co-Founder - Local SEO and Search Expert
Mary is a local search expert with over 10 years of experience in online marketing. She is a frequent speaker at as well as other Search Marketing Conferences such as SMX and Pubcon. Mary also runs the local search curriculum at PlanetOcean.
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