Tag: fake GMB

Will Google Accept And Publish A New Listing Without Verifying The Address Of A Fake GMB?

  In episode 240 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if Google accepts and publish a new listing without verifying the address of a fake GMB. The exact question was: Hi Guys, saying thank you for your Hump Day help doesn’t seem to be really enough, but just know that it’s a SUPER BIG thank you (smile) . . . . . . . . . . I had previously asked a question about creating a “”fake”” GMB listing but I was not clear enough when I asked it, so I’ll give it another shot and try ... Read more

Clarifications On Fake GMBs And Verifications

In episode 238 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked some clarifications on fake GMBs and verifications. The exact question was: And could you please help me understand something you mentioned. I thought you said that if you create a “”fake”” new GMB listing the address has to be verified at the time or it won’t be published. I thought that Google only looked at stuff like that if you tried to create it and then “”claim”” it? . . . . . . . Thanks again (smile)