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Google My Business Adds New Features to Help Businesses Engage with Consumers

In a blog post today, the Google My Business team announced a range of feature updates designed to help businesses create a more appealing online pres...

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Google Releases Statement on Paid Listings

You may have heard about the survey Google sent last week to small business owners, asking for their feedback about a range of paid features that coul...

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Announcing the Brandify Guide to Google Optimization for Hotels

If you're a hotel owner, a marketer who works with hotel clients, or even just a frequent traveler, you'll no doubt have noticed that Google has made ...

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Navigating The New Google My Business Dashboard

Notice something different?  Though some of you may have already been using the new dashboard since its launch last year, Google has officially remove...

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Best Practices for Google My Business Photos

A picture is worth a thousand words.  It’s no secret that photos gather more engagement, reach and click-throughs compared to plain text. However, not...

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The Ultimate Guide to Google Posts

Introduced in 2017 by Google, Google Posts allow businesses to post text and photos directly to Google My Business (GMB). These posts appear on the lo...

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Google My Business API v4.3 new features

Google Releases GMB API v4.3 Marking the third major update this year, Google is releasing version 4.3 of the Google My Business (GMB) API to the publ...

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Google My Business Launches API Updates: Verification, Chain Membership, and More

Google’s been on a roll this year with updates to the Google My Business (GMB) API. In April, the company announced the version 4.1 update, which cont...

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Google My Business API V3.2 Offers Historical Insights

Recently, Brandify predicted that Local would be an even greater focus for Google in 2017, and now, just two short weeks into the new year, Google has...

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The Google My Business API Takes Another Step Forward

The release of version 3.1 of the Google My Business API is another example of Google’s focus on local and its attempt to give brands the ability to m...

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3 Opportunities With the Google My Business API V3.1

Since its initial release last December, we have covered and supported the exciting updates to the Google My Business (GMB) API roll out. The latest u...

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Evaluating Google’s Impending Local Search Two Pack

  In the ever-changing world of Google search, another update will force your brand to buckle down its local online presence even further. At SMX last...

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Google My Business Releases Version 3 of its API

Six months after the release of version 2, Google has released another exciting update to the Google My Business (GMB) API. This update includes sever...

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The Google My Business API is changing the Local Ecosystem

The new Google My Business API has made it easier for listings providers (brands or partnering agencies) to update information more seamlessly and eff...

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How the Google My Business API Fits into a Location Management Strategy

As of December of 2015, enterprises have the opportunity to provide data to local searchers more seamlessly through the Google My Business (GMB) API. ...

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What the Google My Business V2.0 API Means for Enterprises

This week, Google released Version 2.0 (V2.0) of the Google My Business API. V1 had a limited release to advertising partners earlier this fall; now w...