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June 23rd, 2016

Changes to Google’s Local Pack Make Optimizing Organic More Critical Than Ever

SMX Advanced is buzzing about local. On Tuesday, hints were dropped that Google’s Local Pack may be changing from the current 3 pack into a 2-pack plus an ad. If it happens, the number of organic slots will drop and become more competitive. To beat the odds, it’s going to be more important than ever […]

June 9th, 2016

Yext Webinar: Healthcare’s Location Data Crisis: Patient Satisfaction Starts with Accurate Listings

When it comes to location data, recent Yext research shows that the healthcare industry has a crisis on its hands, with nearly a third of all facilities and practitioners lacking any local listings, and close to half of the existing healthcare listings showing significant inaccuracies. This is more troubling when you consider that in the […]

June 6th, 2016

Location Scan App Results Show Over 50% of Business Locations Have Errors in Name, Address, Phone Data

Yext recently launched the Location Scan App, a free tool designed to help marketers quickly demonstrate the value of clean location data to their clients on-the-go. The free Location Scan App is available to professional marketers everywhere (no Yext account necessary) and enables you to put our PowerListings® scan technology, which has been used more […]

May 27th, 2016

Yext CMO Jeff Rohrs at Cleveland Clinic Patient Experience Summit: Solving Healthcare’s Location Data Crisis

Earlier this month, Yext CMO Jeff Rohrs took the stage at the Cleveland Clinic’s Patient Experience Summit to discuss the current location data crisis in the healthcare industry. His presentation examined the evolution of patients’ search behavior brought on by the rise of mobile, why location data must be managed by providers, and what steps can be taken to ensure patients always receive accurate facility and physician information when and where they need it.

May 10th, 2016

New White Paper: Healthcare’s Location Data Crisis and Improving the Mobile Patient’s Journey

Today Yext released a new whitepaper, “Healthcare’s Location Data Crisis: Improving the Mobile Patient’s Journey,” to help healthcare organizations better understand the state of their industry’s mobile search ecosystem, and why efficient location data management is more critical than ever.

May 10th, 2016

Yext Founders Give Back to Thomas Jefferson High School to Support STEM Education

Today, Yext announced a donation to the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology to support students pursuing a STEM education. Yext’s gift will be used to support the school’s “Yext Computer Systems Lab,” where senior students can conduct independent study in computer systems and software.

This donation has particular meaning for several founding members of Yext, including Howard Lerman, CEO, Tom DIxon, COO, Sean MacIsaac, CTO, and Alok Bhushan, EVP of Finance, as they met for the first time as students at TJ high school. They are proud to give back to the school they credit for their early passion for technology, and ultimate success as entrepreneurs in the tech industry.