In this blog we examine some of the biggest myths surrounding bulk management!
Last week, Google officially launched the new Agency Dashboard. The impact it could have on your agency or business depends on how you had previously set up and managed businesses within GMB. Whether you were managing individual locations or bulk verified and chain accounts is also a factor. For agencies managing individual locations and SMB brands,
I'm Krystal Taing and I lead local listing management strategy for global enterprise brands here at Rio SEO. I recently attended the LocalU Advanced training in Austin, Texas. LocalU Advanced packed sessions with information, inspiration and conversations all about my favorite topic: the latest in local search. Local experts from all industries gathered in Austin,
Google My Business is evolving at a rapid clip to keep pace with the needs and wants of constantly connected consumers. Every few weeks, it seems, an exciting new capability or updated functionality comes out. Each update extends your local reach and visibility--if you know how to optimize for it. Recently, we’ve seen GMB give
The holiday shopping season is almost upon us and this year, 80% of consumers will be using a search engine to find information about businesses in their local area. They’ll be using voice assistants and mobile devices as well as desktop. Moreover, they expect to be able to find local businesses to fulfill their immediate
Changes are constantly happening across the Google My Business landscape--changes that affect your business and consumers’ ability to find it in their critical moments of need. Our Local Business Listings team has been tracking these recent changes across several categories like Google Local Q&A, Google Posts, and Local Business URLs. If you’ve heard of a
“Near Me” searches have become commonplace. It’s a force of habit now that we turn to our mobile devices and search for things nearby to solve our immediate needs. It’s both a great opportunity and a massive challenge for brands. Brands must ensure local listings are complete and accurate across hundreds or even thousands of