Posts Tagged Places


Google Places Unleashed: any un-biased reviews?

Question by Bill B: Google Places Unleashed: any un-biased reviews? I am in the process of advertising my business on Google Places. When I search for similar businesses in my town I end up wading through the Google Place pages of businesses located 50 or 75 miles away! There are a number of tutorials, but [...]

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Where are the best places for free SEO link placement?

by tm-md Question by CoolDiamond: Where are the best places for free SEO link placement? Where should I place links to a site to improve SEO ranking of the site? Best answer: Answer by guitaristsYou can place your link in as many website directories as possible , but see that the directories have gud page [...]

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Google I/O 2011: Connecting People and Places

Marissa Mayer, Thor Mitchell Hear how Google Maps and Google Places connect millions of people to the places around them, and how your applications can do so too. Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Claim Your Free Google Places Listing: Tourism Marketing TV

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Google Places: Metrics Data Missing & New Landing Page

Even before Marissa Mayer moved to local search, Google was rolling out frequent local search updates. From insights to tags, Local to Places, and the ability to do reputation management; Google Places has been one of the Google products that never wanders too far from the news roll. Today, we are covering the new landing [...]

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Google Places Does Not Allow Paid Reviews

A Cre8asite Forums thread has a rant on a new business cropping up, the business of acquiring positive reviews for your Google Maps local listing or negative reviews for your competitors. This is really not all that new… View full post on Search Engine Roundtable

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Why Can’t Google Fix The Places Response To Reviews Bug

In August 2010, Google released a feature to enable Google Place business owners to respond to reviews in their Google Place pages. But it didn’t work for many… View full post on Search Engine Roundtable

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Google Places Now Takes User Photo Uploads

Following in the footsteps of several other locally-oriented sites, Google Places is now accepting user photos of local businesses. When viewing a Place Page (like the Wild Ginger restaurant in Seattle), you’ll see a new “Upload a photo” link to the right of the Photos &… Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [...]

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TripAdvisor Having Hard Time Getting Reviews Off Google Places

The CEO of TripAdvisor Stephen Kaufer said the company’s request to have their reviews taken down from Google Places sites has been denied by Google. “Kaufer said talks between his company and Google broke down after the Internet search giant said it would continue to include TripAdvisor’s user-generated reviews of businesses such as hotels in [...]

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Think Global Opportunity, Act Localeze; Persistent IDs Check-in To Twitter Places

Localeze’s ambitions to be the single management source for all local listings on the web got yet another boost yesterday. Their “Persistent ID” (PID) system has been integrated into Twitter Places alongside other services such as Gowalla and OpenTable. Click to read the rest of this post… View full post on Search Engine Watch Blog

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