Tagged: Google Places

My Google Places Page Recently Disappeared!

Last week I had a client’s Google Places Page go missing – disappeared entirely. For a client who runs a bed & breakfast, a museum and a tour business, all location-based businesses that depend to some degree on maps (Google Maps) for customers – this was heart-stopping.  Google replied: “Thanks for contacting us regarding your Places problem. We’ve recently experienced...

Google Places Webmastering

Google Webmaster It is no longer enough to have a well-built website to achieve top search performance. An increasingly significant facet of achieving top search rank for your business website depends on the channel of communications you establish with search ngines. Google is the most advanced in this regard but Bing is making progress. Their services are known as Google...

Google Drops 3rd Party Reviews

Have you noticed your review count has drastically been reduced? That’s because Google has dropped all 3rd party reviews. You will see this on your Google Maps listing or in your Google Places account. I’ve been encouraging clients for many years to increase their effort to get reviews in Google Reviews from their customers, while encouraging them to ignore Yelp,...