Personal Life. Being from a town that thrives off of tourism, I see small business everyday that suffer when the height of tourist season ends. If local consumers support local businesses year round, then the town as a whole will prosper.
Talk Like a Local ~ Local dialect combined with the historical French and Spanish names has resulted in some non-intuitive regional pronunciations. Opinions will vary on the authenticity of these versions, but they should get you around without sounding like a complete yokel. #New_Orleans
4 Great Tools for Making the Most of Local SEO for Your Business
4 Great Tools for Making the Most of Local SEO for Your Business—Synup; Moz Local; Local Citation Finder; Local Search Rank Checker—If you want local customers to come across your business, this is what you need to do.