Google My Business

Google My Business Primary Category

How to Choose the Right Google My Business Primary Category

Most people don't realize that the right GMB primary category carries more weight in the local search algorithm. Here's how to choose wisely.
COVID-19 Info Link on GMB Listings

Changes to GMB Quiet Down, COVID-19 Info Links Now Showing

Local rank flux is down, new reviews and review responses for GMB are coming back, and COVID-19 info links are now appearing on GMB business listings.
Google Update

Google My Business Update – April 9, 2020

Significant volatility in Google local search rankings today plus all of the latest updates to Google My Business over the past week.
Jason Brown GMB Update and Q&A

Google My Business Q&A and Spam Update

Google My Business Product Expert, Jason Brown, talks about GMB spam and how COVID-19 is currently impacting GMB products and support.
Optimize for Local Voice Search

How to Optimize for Local Voice Search on Alexa, Siri, Google...

More people use voice search to find local businesses. Here is how to optimize for local business voice search on Alexa, Siri, Google and even Cortana.
Google Update

Summary of All Recent Google My Business Changes

We seem to be setting into a new, hectic normal with regards to Google My Business. Changes are coming fast and furious, but with vague...
Google Update

More Google My Business Changes with COVID-19 / Local Rank Flux

As a response to the increase in COVID-19 mandates, Google made a lot of changes to GMB this week. Here's an update on how the changes impact you.
Google Temporarily Suspends Reviews and Q&A

GMB Reviews and Q&A Temporarily Suspended

Google sends home support staff causing new reviews, review replies and Q&A to be temporarily shut down. Edits and verifications are also affected.
Google Update

GMB Temporary Closed Status, Local Results in Health Searches, Google Duplex

Google My Business offering temporarily closed option, health searches include links to local business results, Google uses Duplex AI to confirm hours.

How Coronavirus Impacts Your GMB Listing, Facebook Page and Email

Coronavirus is hitting all local businesses. Here's what you need to do with your Google My Business listing, Facebook business page and email marketing.
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