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Google Places: Review Widget Rolling Out Worldwide

Today's worldwide rollout of the Google Places for Business Dashboard Review widget is one of the most significant upgrades to the business center ever. The widget provides a business owner the ability to see and respond to Google reviews, as well as to monitor almost all of their reviews from…
Mike Blumenthal
November 25, 2013
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Categories Count in Google Places

Google has over a decade of searcher data that tells it which types of queries are related to which types of products and services. Therefore, the categories in which you place your company in its Google Places listing are critical to being found for the types of terms people typically…
Mary Bowling
November 18, 2013