Why do companies have the perception their local marketing for stores ends with submitting a data feed through a syndicator? In reality, local marketing is a strategic multi-channel process and not a task. For this reason alone, using a syndicator is only the beginning. This applies to both small local businesses and multi-location national companies; […] Author information Melih Oztalay CEO at Local Listing Services Melih (“may-lee”) Oztalay is a veteran of the Internet with over 20 years experience and expertise. He is the CEO of SmartFinds Internet Marketing located in Birmingham, Michigan, providing Internet marketing solutions and services to businesses. The agency’s recent focus on Geographic Marketing solutions for multi-location business to reach local consumers through web and mobile searches. Some of SmartFinds’ clients include ComForcare Home Care, Proforma, Ziebart Inernational, Kaydon, Soave Enterprises, Delphi, Guardian Industries, McCann Erickson, Wendy’s and more. TwitterFacebookGoogle+LinkedIn The post Data Feed Syndicators Are Only the Beginning for Local Marketing by @smartfinds appeared first on Search Engine Journal.