The Latest Local Search News, Trends, and Insights
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By Damian Rollison on Dec 23, 2019 7:00:00 AM
In this week's Monday Memo, learn about new features in Google local results including "Site Cards," a "Request Quotes" button, a new "Areas Served" section in listings, "Place Topics" on desktop,..
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By Damian Rollison on Dec 16, 2019 6:00:00 AM
This week, learn about Think with Google’s new research repository; incognito mode for Google Maps on iOS; the expansion of Local Service Ads; new GMB service area options; Waze’s new snow warning..
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By Damian Rollison on Dec 9, 2019 7:00:00 AM
This week, read about TripAdvisor’s acquisition of SinglePlatform; Google’s explanation of the November ranking update; a new “Lighting” layer in Google Maps; tags in Google reviews; retailers..
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By Damian Rollison on Dec 3, 2019 3:52:07 PM
Today we're happy to announce Brandify's inclusion in a new partner page on the Foursquare website. Although the page is new, our relationship with Foursquare goes back several years. We thought..
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By Damian Rollison on Dec 2, 2019 6:00:00 AM
This week, learn about Black Friday’s record sales figures; Google’s new hotel search features; GMB standardized service terms; a fix for the Questions and Answers bug; a new theory about..
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By Damian Rollison on Nov 25, 2019 7:00:00 AM
Learn all about major shifts in the smart speaker market; Google’s new Local Guide recommendations; continued effects of the local ranking shakeup; responses to the WSJ article on Google’s search..