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PremierGuide Launches Social Search

PremierGuide, a provider of local search software and solutions, Wednesday announced the addition of "social search" features to the latest version of its local search platform, PremierGuide 4.0. PremierGuide's new social search features allow friends to connect online and share recommendations for local businesses such as restaurants, contractors, nannies, gardeners, and pet sitters. Consumers will also be able to see suggestions for businesses recommended by other consumers who like the same businesses they do.