Navigating Local SEO in 2024 with Austin Benoit

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 Episode 263
Are you curious about the latest trends and how they will impact your business in 2024? Do you want to learn how SEO can support the marketing efforts of your local business to stand out in the crowded digital landscape? Austin Benoit shares why SEO is still a crucial component of any successful marketing strategy in 2024 and how to navigate the ever-changing landscape of Google's search results page.
Austin's desire to build a business, connect with people, and use his technical side led him to turn his SEO side hustle into a full-time career that supports local businesses. In this episode, you'll hear Austin talk about the shifting focus of SEO, the importance of blended search campaigns, and how personal growth positively impacts business.
In this episode, we cover:
  • Austin's career transition from engineering to digital marketing.
  • Business lessons from running an ultra marathon.
  • Enhancing the business value of local SEO.
  • Local SEO challenges and opportunities that generate leads.
  • The future of using SEO in Google ads and organic content.
  • SEO's after-click user experience and conversion rate optimization.
  • AI's impact on SEO campaigns.
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3 Powerful Quotes from Austin Benoit

13:18 - "Having the right strategy, the right team, and the right systems is more important than hard work,"
22:14 - "You want to figure out what's gonna get not the most traffic to our website, but really the most leads for our clients."
30:55 - "The most important thing that's different in 2024 and beyond is that people have to realize when it comes to more strategically how they lay out an SEO campaign."

About Austin Benoit

Austin is a recovering engineer turned digital marketer - he owns and operates an SEO agency called Search Prestige, which serves various industries. In his spare time, he runs ultra-marathons (he recently finished his first 100 miler).
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Darrell Evans is a serial entrepreneur, investor, and Co-founder/CEO of Yokel Local Digital Marketing Agency. He and his teams have helped businesses generate over $300M+ in revenue online. Every month, he leads virtual workshops teaching actionable strategies and tips from his experience helping companies market, grow, and scale.