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How Do I Change my Google Business Profile Logo?

By Ben Fisher / January 23, 2023

* updated on Jan 23, 2023 As long as I can recall, whenever you are optimizing a Google Business Profile (GBP) – formerly Google My Business – business profile, one of the most annoying “features” is updating the logo/cover photo. Usually, you upload what you like..most of the time it is your brand’s logo. This…

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GBP Reviews Missing, Why and What Can You Do About It?

By Ben Fisher / June 1, 2022

I started getting these emails about a month ago, they all go about the same way. “I have had my customers leave us a review, and they can see the review (screenshot included) but it is not showing on my business profile. As far back as June of 2021, I have been writing about how…

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Google My Business (GMB) Deprecates ShortNames

By Ben Fisher / June 7, 2021

In June of 2021, Google updated its help document to say “Important: You can no longer create or edit short names. Short names and URLs that already exist will still work.”A Google My Business (GMB) short name is a feature that helps a business to easily drive users to a GMB Profile or help solicit…

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Do Google My Business (GMB) Posts Help or (in this case) Hurt Rankings?

By Ben Fisher / May 3, 2021

We all love GMB Posts, they are a great tool for converting users from a GMB Profile.  I started hearing a few months ago about merchants having some issues with ranking right after a post was published. At first, I thought it was someone paying too close attention to ranking fluctuations, then after the report…

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