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5 Things to Check When Your Google Business Profile Rankings Drop

When it comes to assessing local ranking drops, it is easy to find yourself in the weeds. Before you…

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The State of Spam Fighting: What We Learned From Analyzing 5,306 Listings in 16 Industries

  In the 2021 Local Search Ranking Factors Study, there was a clear trend that stuck out. In the…

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My Google Business Profile Vanished. What Do I Do?

This article isn't specifically about Google Business Profile (GBP) suspensions. When a GBP vanishes, there is a good chance…

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2022 Local SEO Blackbelt Quiz

It’s that time of year again. Time to study for the 2022 Local SEO Blackbelt quiz. This is the…

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[2022] The Ultimate Guide to Fighting Spam on Google Maps

Updated February 28, 2022 This is my official guide to help other users know how to get better at…

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Why Are My Google Business Profile Posts Getting Rejected?

Google posts are a great way to add a little something extra to your Google Business Profile (formerly GMB)…

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Timeline of local SEO changes in 2022

Google Adds Guidelines for Delivery-Only Food Business

Google adds new guidelines to cover a delivery-only food model, as well as the "Virtual Food Brands" guidelines (i.e. co-located…

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Offer Posts Appearing on “Deals” Tab in Local Knowledge Panel

Spotted by Claire Carlile, Offer posts are being highlighted on a "Deals" tab.

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New: “Understand insurance providers sources” section added to GBP guidelines

A thread at the Local Search Forum outlines a change to the GBP guidelines that explains where insurance provider information…

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Google Ads LSA Option to More Categories

Joy reports via Twitter that Google has updated the LSA list of categories to include: Beauty school Driving instructor Funeral…

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New Recycling Attribute For Google Business Profiles

Barry Schwartz at reports that Google has announced the launch of a new business attribute for select business categories.…

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Google Search Local Pack Refine Query & Location Search Box

Barry Schwartz at reports on a way to now refine a query & location within the local search box

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