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In the world of search, if 2020 has taught us anything, its the importance of local search. The pandemic has drastically changed the need for SMBs to improve their online presence. Consumer habits changed, and everything turned online. That trend is not changing even if/when...

As a business owner, it’s more important than ever to improve and optimize your digital presence. With the changes in the current global economy, more customers are shifting their focus and buying habits online. If you haven’t already started, it’s a good idea for your...

Google announced limited functionality of Google My Business profiles because of the COVID-19 pandemic. With so much uncertainty surrounding business and the economy, it’s an unprecedented situation that is hard to prepare for. Google has placed an increased focus on the quality and reliability of information...

It goes without saying that few platforms have the impact on business discoverability that Google does. From Google Maps results to organic search traffic, the success of countless companies hinges on the customers that come from the Google ecosystem.  Google My Business Posts enable businesses to...

When starting a business, many entrepreneurs look forward to the day when their company will become the respected giant in its field. The owner can already foresee global expansions and a network of international workers. These people will satisfy customers from New York to Hong...

The greatest gift that Local SEO gave to SMBs was a way to stay relevant in a digital age. And a way for larger businesses to get in front of more good-fit consumers at the very moment they are ready to purchase.  Sure, Google basically owns...

Google My Business posts enable you to announce upcoming events, show off new products and services, promote offers, and share other types of information with your audience. The posts appear as cards in the knowledge graph when someone makes a local search for your business....

Google My Business is making life even easier for small businesses, helping them to improve their presence online. Recently, Google My Business added several tools and updated some features to further enhance usability.   Adding Descriptions for the Local Panel Business owners can now add their own description...

After testing since November 2016, Google finally rolled out its new messaging feature in Google My Business in July 2017. Currently available in select countries (including the U.S., Brazil, and India), Chat will reach more locations soon. With 90 percent of users globally saying they want...

In September 2016, Google changed where the business description can be seen and edited.  With this update, your business description field can no longer be edited from the Google My Business page.  Your business description is only seen on your Local listing page and is...

The latest changes to Google My Business give users greater control over the notifications they receive. Users now have the chance to decide what types of alerts they would like to receive, and how they want to receive these alerts — through email, mobile, or...

This article was first published on Sep 28, 2015, and last updated in November 2019. “How do I correct or claim my Google Maps listing (also known as Google My Business)?” This question is frequently asked by business owners and the solution can be complicated. Why does...