Video: Last Week in Local April 10th, 2017

Last week in local 4/10 Join Local U for the latest public episode of Last Week in Local, a weekly conversation about the articles that attracted our attention during the past week ending April 10th, 2017. This year we will be publishing our Last Week in Local video directly to the Local U blog. It…

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Updated (June 2017) Rules for Google My Business Listings

Google Local Business Listings Google local business listings can appear in 3 places in the search results for Google: in Google Maps, in the local pack and within the localized organic Google web results. Since Google owns the lion’s share of local search traffic AND organic search traffic, it’s very important that both your website…

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Should I Hide My Address at Just Google Or Everywhere?


A reader recently sent in this question that’s relevant to service providers that work from home: I know that for local businesses that do not have an office Google requires that the address be hidden on Google+ Local. In light of this, what is the correct way to list the business info on a website…

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