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Google Places Guidelines - Reading Between the Lines & Stern Warning for Home Businesses

Google Places Guidelines - Reading Between the Lines & Stern Warning for Home Businesses | e-commerce & social media | Scoop.it

The Google+Local guidelines are written in a very subtle way and you need to be able to think like Google and read between the lines. If you are a consultant you also need to understand what some of the unwritten rules are that are not even spelled out. (So G does not draw a line in the sand for spammers to figure out how to cross.)

But those vague, not totally spelled out rules can also trip up a perfectly legit business owner and get them in trouble. GREAT EXAMPLE at the bottom of this post regarding home-based businesses.

 

Mary Bowling at LocalU dissects the guidelines and breaks down recent changes...


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Google Places Guideline Change - Stop GEO Stuffing Titles!

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I got an alert last night that the Google Places Guidelines changed - For the Better IMO! It's always been against the rules to add city or keywords

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Mohammed ALAMI's curator insight, January 29, 2014 9:27 AM

"A name should not include: Description or contact information. Exception: Single descriptor with business location or service offered by the business can be added to the name"