Ben Fisher

Ben Fisher
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Ben Fisher is the co-founder Steady Demand and has been helping businesses grow their online presence since 1994. Ben is a Google My Business Platinum Product Expert, a contributor to the annual Moz Local Search Ranking Factors Study, and a regular contributor to BrightLocal. Ben is also the co-host of the new Local Marketing Institute podcast.

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session May 10, 2024

GBP allows select preferred menu source, OpenAI plans new search engine, how to update order link for car dealership, how to get backlinks, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session March 29, 2024

Local U in 2024, GBP multi-media manager interface streamlined, how do I remove a competitor review, can I use AI images for posts, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session March 15, 2024

New appeal process rolled out, new re-review process, should I extend GBP hours, is Apple Maps worth it, GBP suspended after verification, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session January 19 with David Mihm, 2024

New reinstatement process, Google shuts down websites, should I use several GBP categories, why is a Google phone number on my GBP, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session January 5, 2024

New verticals for LSA, Local Search 2024 webinar, GBP Q&A section moved, how to claim a location for SAB, do 1 star reviews affect ratings, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session December 22, 2023

GBP dashboard invites bug, keyboards causing suspensions, openness ranking factor, how to fix a GBP with bad reviews, 30 GBP categories, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session with Guest Host Amy Toman November 10, 2023

Google sends suspension notifications, GBP verification bug, Google adds small business attribute, new activities section added to GBP, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session October 13, 2023

Brightlocal house of horrors, Google LSA text message leads, Google SGE lite, Google SGE can create images and text, should I use Yext, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session with guest host Amy Toman September 15, 2023

Google Maps tests third party reviews, new GBP reinstatement process, AI features in GBP, can I use AI for posts, SAB for virtual service, and more!

Local SEO and Marketing Q&A Session September 1, 2023

Editing social media links in GBP, Google adds links to SGE, photo bug on desktop, how do I add locations, is Google unverifying listings, and more!
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