Shoppers are increasingly turning to the web, according to comScore’s 5th Annual Local Search Usage Study. While this may not be a revolutionary finding in 2012, the study did make a surprising discovery: shoppers, especially those equipped with mobile devices, are actually utilizing local search and not merely purchasing online. That’s right; shoppers are seeking to buy in-store, locally. This means it is vital for small retailers to appear in local search. Find out just how important this is to consumers and businesses.