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Encouraging Reviews on Google Places?

Encouraging Reviews on Google Places? | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Has anyone got any tips on getting people to review businesses that are on Google places? Apart from simply linking to the listing and asking for a.
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Why Optimize Your Google Places Listing?

Research has shown that most people use search engines to get "real world" results. What that means is that when most people search, they are looking to find an actual local destination that they intend on visiting soon.
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How To Get Your Business Listed On Google Places

How To Get Your Business Listed On Google Places | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Any business that wants to rank for location-based keywords must setup a Google Places listing for their business.
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5 Steps to Google Places Optimization Zen

5 Steps to Google Places Optimization Zen | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Don't have an optimized Google Places page for your local business? Improve your rankings with our 5 easy steps to Google Places optimization Zen.
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Google Places Unleashed: any un-biased reviews? | The Making Money ...

Google Places Unleashed: any un-biased reviews? | The Making Money ... | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
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.
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List Your Business on Google Places and Google Maps

Google Places and Google Maps makes it possible for online business proprietors to listing their enterprise and custom-made listings in Google Maps.
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Optimizing Your Google Places Page

Optimizing Your Google Places Page | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
As increasing number of searches have local intent behind them, Google is showing Places listings in many more SERPs.
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Going beyond geographic search strategies

Going beyond geographic search strategies | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Going beyond geographic search strategies.
Google Places is facing new local services competition from the recently announced Bing Business Portal.
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Google Places SEO For Local Business | Web Design and Graphics

Google Places SEO For Local Business | Web Design and Graphics | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Google Places SEO is fundamentally a business directory contained by Google Maps. People those search for local business will be shown up a map with information of business and their addresses that are listed with Google Places.
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Reviewing the Best Sandwiches in Portland, Oregon - Google Places Blog

Reviewing the Best Sandwiches in Portland, Oregon - Google Places Blog | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Above, the Peoples' Sandwich of Portland encourages its customers to review their favorite sandwiches on Google Places. More than 100 people shared theirs, and Peoples' itself scored three Best Ever medals.
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Google Offers, Tags, NFC, Google Places Stats and News Roundup ...

Google Offers, Tags, NFC, Google Places Stats and News Roundup ... | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
All the changes in local search, especially Google Places, can make you dizzy and if you run a business, it can be hard to stay on top of. We keep up with all the changes at Google Places – so you don't have to!
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Google Rolling Out Its Groupon Clone, "Offers"

Google Rolling Out Its Groupon Clone, "Offers" | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Google Rolling Out Its Groupon Clone, "Offers"
There may be a tie-in to Google Places, the company's map-based recommendations and small-business-listing service, as well.
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Improve Your Organic Rankings With Google Places, Part 1

Improve Your Organic Rankings With Google Places, Part 1 | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
The basics of a Google Places: how to properly set up a listing and some of the principles behind why this is important.
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Inside Google I/O: Amazing Scenes From The Show (GOOG) - San Francisco Chronicle

Inside Google I/O: Amazing Scenes From The Show (GOOG) - San Francisco Chronicle | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Inside Google I/O: Amazing Scenes From The Show (GOOG)
San Francisco Chronicle: A giant Google Places logo lets you know you're in the right spot.
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How to Properly Use Google Places Business Listing

How to Properly Use Google Places Business Listing | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Among the top free online marketing tools for business owners today is Google Places.
Known as Google Local Business Centre upon its initial release, it has become an essential tool in increasing popularity of a business on the Web to ...
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Google Places – SEO consultant offers commercial copywriting tips

Google Places – SEO consultant offers commercial copywriting tips | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Optimising a Google Places page can significantly boost a company's presence on search engines. In this blog, an SEO consultant explains why commercial copywriting has an important role to play.
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Google Places Ranking Shakeup, New Algo, Testing or Bugs? - Google ...

Google Places Ranking Shakeup, New Algo, Testing or Bugs? - Google ... | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
I've been getting lots of calls and seeing lots of posts in the GP forum about really strange Google Places ranking shakeups.
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List Your Business on Google Places and Google Maps

List Your Business on Google Places and Google Maps | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Google Places and Google Maps allows enterprise owners to checklist their online business and customized listings in Google Maps.
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Optimizing Your Google Places Page

Optimizing Your Google Places Page | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Posted by Geoff Kenyon As increasing number of searches have local intent behind them, Google is showing Places listings in many more SERPs.
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Setting Up Google Places Myth #1 – It’s Easy to Get Great Ranking on Google Places 7-pack

Setting Up Google Places Myth #1 – It’s Easy to Get Great Ranking on Google Places 7-pack | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Google Places is a powerful tool that you can use to build your business visibility and vastly improve the Search Engine Optimization of your blog or website, IF YOU KNOW HOW TO DO IT!
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Google Places and The Rise of the Vending Machines

Google Places and The Rise of the Vending Machines | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Over the past couple of months I've been spending as much time figuring out trends and local visualization of Google Places (the the incorporation of Places.
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Legal Marketing Tip: Claim Your Free Google Places Page | Lawinfo ...

Legal Marketing Tip: Claim Your Free Google Places Page | Lawinfo ... | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
In late 2010/early 2011, Google began aggressively listing Places Pages in organic search results. In fact, many searches are now dominated by Google Places (click here to see an image of what this means).
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Google's Groupon Rival Launches in NYC, Bay Area - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Google's Groupon Rival Launches in NYC, Bay AreaW.
Like its competitors, whose valuations have surged in recent months, Google Offers will alert consumers to local-business deals on things like restaurant meals, promising “50% off or more” than the regular price “at places you'll love.
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Google's Daily Deals Service Emerges to Take on Groupon - Alun Hill

Google's Daily Deals Service Emerges to Take on Groupon - Alun Hill | GooglePlaces | Scoop.it
Google's Daily Deals Service Emerges to Take on Groupon.
Google is building its own relationships with local merchants through Google Places, its directory of businesses, but it's not clear how much Google is willing to spend on building a true Groupon competitor.
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