Friday, May 8, 2009

Poll: Where do Consumers Begin Their Search for a Lawyer?

According to a poll of 515 consumers, 83% said they began their search for a lawyer via a search engine like Google or Yahoo. Another 7% started their search directly on

Other responses include the phone book, referrals from family and friends, state bar associations and insurance companies.

These results confirm what most of us already know - in order to grow your business, you must be successful in online marketing.

As an ExpertHub subscriber, you have the necessary tools to not only reach out to consumers within our network of websites, but also to those finding a lawyer on search engines. Adding information to your profile, uploading videos, and submitting articles and news will increase your exposure on more keyword searches. This also applies to your website, blog or other online assets.