August Updates to The Expert’s Guide to SEO are Here!

The Expert's Guide to Local SEO September Update has been sent to subscribers!

** What's New in the August 2018 update?

  • Google My Business now has a direct phone number (different than the one for AdWords that stopped working).
  • Updated the Local Services Ads section:
  • Clarified what businesses are eligible to appear in the free section.
  • Removed section on signing up for the Google Assistant since this is now automatic.
  • Updated the section on reviews to clarify how LSA reviews are different than GMB reviews.
  • Added a section that shows how much leads cost with LSAs
  • Added a section on the August 1 algorithm update and what major things we saw.
  • Added a tip to see the email address of a manager on your Google My Business listing.
  • Updated the timeline of updates to include everything that’s happened so far in August.
  • There have been 18 Google My Business categories added since April 2018 and 4 removed. Updated the timeline of changes.
  • Added Jason Brown’s hack for getting more reviews on Yelp.
  • Updated the link to a complete list of Google MyBusiness Categories

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