NEW UPDATED TUTORIAL FOR 2011: http://blog.webbizideas.com/search-engine-marketing-sem-optimization-for-local-businesses/
WebBizIdeas Google Local Places Tutorial will teach a Small Business how to proper optimize their website in Google Local’s listings. A small business can take advantage of this information and have their web site appear in the top 10 results of Google Maps and Google’s organic search engine listings. Local Advertising has extremely high conversation rates and considering Google Local is free internet business owners should take advantage of this.
To read more view our full Google Local Tutorial.