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Google My Business Changes Due to COVID-19

Updated May 8, 2020 Things with Google My Business (GMB) are changing so quickly it is hard to keep up with what is going on so I wanted to create a list of things that are different than normal currently. There are reports of businesses being marked temporarily closed that…
Joy Hawkins
March 23, 2020
Google My Business

New Review Highlights on Google Maps

Andy Simpson noticed last night that there is a new review summary format on Google My Business listings.  So far, I'm only able to see this on the Google Maps app.   Below is an example of what it looks like.  The 3 reviews that are highlighted are reviews that…
Joy Hawkins
March 19, 2020
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Video: Last Week in Local 3/16/20

Last Week in Local is a look back at the interesting and important articles from the previous week. It is 15-18 minutes long and covers critical industry trends, interesting local news and tactical insights for anyone interested in Local Search. Please join us for the last week in Local Search…
Mike Blumenthal
March 16, 2020
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Events Are Removed from Google Maps

I just noticed today that the events section on Google Maps business listings appears to have been removed.  Events still show up in the search results on the Knowledge Panel:   However, when you click to go to Google Maps, the events no longer display there.  For reference, this is…
Joy Hawkins
March 10, 2020

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Video: Last Week in Local 5/26/20

Last Week in Local is a look back at the interesting and important articles from the previous week. It is 20-30 minutes long and covers critical industry trends, interesting local news and tactical insights for anyone interested in Local Search. 🎙️ Subscribe to the Podcast 📺 Subscribe to our YouTube Channel 📧 Subscribe to…

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Video: Last Week in Local 5/18/20

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Video: Last Week in Local 5/11/20

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Video: Last Week in Local 5/4/20

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Video: Last Week in Local 4/27/2020

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Video: Last Week in Local 4/20/20

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