Marrissa Nordahl from Google just posted an announcement that there is a new way for users to report offenders that are spamming on Google Maps/Google My Business. You can now do so by filling in this form which will submit a report to the…
Google My Business has just recently updated their guidelines to add more context around content that they don’t allow.
Google Search Console has quietly added a new section to the enhancements section of the tool set named “Products.” This section helps you see how well your product markup is performing in Google’s search results.
Yelp is now offering the option to verify your license and display it more prominently.
If you're using a Google My Business website, Google appears to now be displaying testimonials on your site if you have good reviews. Mike Blumenthal shared a link to see examples here.
Some restaurant local panels now display “Get in Line” call to action that can be used by users to get on a waiting list. The CTA seems to be available across all devices.
Dave DiGregorio noticed that Google is pulling in snippets from previous posts into the Knowledge Panel. I have been unable to replicate it.
On April 10, 2019 Google will be unifying data from January 2018 so that all data shows on the canonical URL. For those of us in Local Search, this means we can't use UTM parameters in Google My Business to…
If you set up Messaging via the Google My Business app and your listing is connected to a Google My Business dashboard that utilizes location groups, your messages won't arrive.