Customer Reviews Not A SEO Ranking Factor – Google John Muller Explains

Customer Reviews Not A SEO Ranking Factor - Google John Muller Explains

Google’s John Mueller claims that when it comes to online search results, customer feedback is still not taken into account. This topic was discussed during the Google Search Center SEO Hangout recorded on August 6, 2021. Mueller responded that customer reviews are not a factor in web searches, but in terms of gaining visibility, they … Read more

Importance of GMB for Local Search – John Muller Explains

Importance of GMB for Local Search - John Muller Explains

John Mueller from Google answered the question about the SEO differences between information search queries and local service queries. Mueller answered this question and went on to explain what businesses must do to rank in local search queries, and emphasized the importance of Google My Business (GMB). Also read: twitter shop module Difference Between Local … Read more

Google Testing Adding Smiley Faces To The Local Pack Reviews Filter – June 2021 Update

Google Testing Adding Smiley Faces To The Local Pack Reviews Filter - June 2021 Update

Google seems to be testing the addition of smiley faces to the local packet review filter options. Therefore, in the keyword filter that people often mention, don’t just talk about words such as care, food, product, quality, etc. Also read: Google Testing Refine Search Query In The Local Listing On Mobile – June 2021 Update … Read more

Local SEO For Small Businesses 2021 [Detailed Guide]

Local SEO For Small Businesses 2021 Detailed Guide

In this blog, we’re looking at how to optimize local SEO for small businesses.  What local SEO is, why it’s important if you’re a local small business, and what to do about it, how to get yourself ranking on those Google Maps. For that, you have to understand few things.  Let’s look into it. Also … Read more

Google Adding More Ways To Edit Business Info in Search & Maps

Google Adding More Ways To Edit Business Info in Search & Maps

Google now has more ways for businesses to edit the information that appears on the search engine without leaving the search or map. This is an extension of the feature Google started implementing last year, allowing companies to edit basic information and send messages to customers from search results. Ability to add or edit more … Read more

“New on Google” – Google Launched New label in the Local Search Results

"New on Google" - Google Launched New label in the Local Search Results

Google introduced a new label in local search results, including local packages for Google search and Google local results for Google Maps. The new label has a blue advertising speaker icon that says “New on Google”. Also read: google core update june 2021 ⭐️New⭐️ My colleague @deegs20 noticed this morning that Google has a “New … Read more

Google My Business Allow Businesses to Hide their Phone Numbers – May 2021 Update

Google My Business Allow Businesses to Hide their Phone Numbers - May 2021 Update

Google seems to be adding a setting to “Google My Business” that allows companies to hide their phone numbers from being displayed in Google Maps and local Google search results. Also read: ahrefs free alternatives  The updated Google Help document says that you can now “hide phone numbers in your business profile.” Stefan Somborac discovered … Read more

Google is Showing Call History Data in the Google My Business Console – May 2021 Update

Google is Showing Call History Data in the Google My Business Console

After months of Google mocking our “Call History Preview” section and showing no data, Google will now display call history log data to some local businesses in the “Google My Business” console. John Smith shared a screenshot showing he saw received and missed calls and caller identification information. That’s the name and phone number on … Read more

Google My Business Food Ordering Feature Launched April Update 2021

Google My Business Food Ordering Feature Launched April Update 2021

Google has added a new feature (which I think is new) to the Google My Business menu, the “Food Ordering” tab. Some restaurants may start to see this button in the “Google My Business” console menu. Google Add in dashboard new tab Food [email protected] @SterlingSkyInc @ColanNielsen @TheSocialDude @SyedMAmirHassa1 pic.twitter.com/rvty5z1CqH — John Smith (@JohnSmi13410415) April 22, … Read more