Apple Maps Is the 10th Most Popular Mobile App in the U.S.

Comscore has released its July 2013 U.S. Smartphone Subscriber Market Share report.  According to Comscore Apple Maps is now the 10th most popular mobile app in the U.S. and is reaching about 28% of all smartphone users.  With Apple releasing its new iPhone(s?) later this month and OS Mavericks, its new desktop operating system which […]

How To Add a Business to Apple Maps in Australia

The sources Apple Maps uses for business listings data vary by country. Today, I was trying to help Happy Endings Comedy Club in Sydney, Australia figure out why they were being shown at 88 Brougham St. when their address is 154 Brougham St. You can follow the discussion on the Apple Support Community here, but […]

Why Businesses Need To Pay Attention To Apple Maps

@localseoguide so where's the piece on apple maps?? huh? wake up. do some work. become rich and famous. — Dave (@localoptimizer) July 11, 2013 Earlier this week, I did a webinar with Mike Blumenthal, Phil Rozek, Myles Anderson and Linda Buquet on the State of Local Search where I presented my latest findings about Apple […]

Individual Practitioners Do Not Get Their Own Listing on Apple Maps

I got an interesting bit of info on how Apple treats individual practitioners in Apple Maps during the Must Have Local Search Tactics panel I participated in at SMX West this week. Before I get to the practitioner stuff, here’s the presentation on my latest Apple Maps intel I gave. How to Add Your Business […]