January Google Places Optimization Blog Archives

Google Places Review Problems? Google Places Support and Help

Lost reviews, spam reviews, merged reviews, inability for customers to leave a Google review are just a few of the problems that come up all too frequently. Review problems of any kind are a HUGE pain point for small business owners. See Googles brand new review problem help docs. VERY transparent insight and solutions.

Google Places and Local SEO Before and After Ranking Comparison Reports – Coming Soon!

See My Ugly Jerry-rigged Before & After Ranking Comparison Report below. Nice results but POOR presentation. Pushing Places Scout and Bright Local to add this feature. SQUEAK if you want it too! Other major software updates coming from both companies too. See bottom of post for sneak peek.

Google Places Merged Listings, Cluster F#s and an Update

I had them re-post on the Places forum so I could escalate to Google management and get Vanessa involved. Be sure to read the whole thread and follow it for more info. So many insights about G support, merges, clusters, etc. Also info about a new Places software update you will want to know about.

Just Launched – Google Local Results Tracking Added to SEOmoz PRO Rank Tracking Software

SEOmoz PRO just FINALLY launched a major update that added local (Google Places) results to their rank tracking solution. Whether it’s a 7-pack or a blended result, if you care about local SERP results, it’s often a pain to find out where you stand. We aim to help.

Google Places Support is Improving and Yes Linda is Still Alive

I’ve seen such HUGE strides with Google Places support lately that I’m very hopeful – and extremely thankful for any and all improvements. And I know there are lots more on the way. Important note about the troubleshooter, the best new way to get Google Places support these days.