Google Places And Local Search Engine Optimization

Listing your business on Google Places is probably the best Local Search Engine Optimization factor you implemented. It is a place where you can enlist your business name, address and Google shall display your business for particular keywords. With Google Places, users are permitted to place a review for your business too! It’s a great way to get popular on local searches and if your actual target for marketing is local.

local-seo-guideWell, sometimes, there are businesses that move locations. In such cases, what are business owners to do? Well, Google suggests that you mark your business as closed and open a new one on Google places! This created a lot of debates in the world of Search Engine Optimization. The very first concern was about local places reviews. If a Google Place is marked as closed, all the reviews are lost. With Google places, creating a new business listing means loss of old data. There have been talks about the tag “We’ve Moved” and then changing the address. But no definite news yet – so, let’s wait for further news. Until then this is what we have.

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