In Hump Day Hangouts episode 276, one participant asked if the RYS requires a GMB listing. The exact question was: Does the RYS must have a GMB listing? what if the site is not local related? Can I give an address outside of USA and still rank for a place inside the USA
In episode 275 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked why Google updates GMB info without giving notice. The exact question was: Hello , please help if you have time. I use to do building work in Uk . I had GMB listing with the name of my building services company and i was ranking no1 in local maps for keywords “” builder + location”” However i am not doing building work anymore and i have changed my profile from builder to electrician ,so 6 months ago i changed my GMB name to the new electrician business name. ... Read more
In episode 266 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked if one can 301 redirect a relevant domain to a GMB listing. The exact question was: Can I 301 a relevant domain directly to my gmb listing? or should I point to a GMB website I build instead of the gmb listing? If so, should I make my contact details private just in case Google tries to see who the owner of the domain is?
In Hump Day Hangouts episode 253, one participant asked how to get the embed code from the GMB listing mini website. The exact question was: Can you show us how to get the embed code from the GMB mini-website? thanks!
Click on the video above to watch Episode 256 of the Semantic Mastery Hump Day Hangouts. Full timestamps with topics and times can be found at the link above. The latest upcoming free SEO Q&A Hump Day Hangout can be found at https://semanticmastery.com/humpday. Announcement Adam: Everybody, welcome to Hump Day Hangouts. This is episode number 256. Today is the second of October 2019 is the first Hump Day hangouts for October. And we have got some good stuff to go over today. I just wanted to do a quick announcement. And we’re going to say hi to everybody. let ... Read more
In episode 249 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked about the estimated radius a search needs to be from a business before a GMB listing drops out of the 3-pack ranking. The exact question was: Hi Guys, without your help on these Hump Days, us customers would be lost, so thank you VERY much again (smile) . . . . The distance from the local searcher to the business is one of the main ranking factors that Google now uses for GMB listings. I know that each geo location is completely different so there is no real ... Read more
In the 247th episode of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if having a related GMB listing is helpful in ranking a local lead gen site for small and less competitive location. The exact question was: Hi Guys, . . . . . thank you VERY much again for these extremely helpful Hump Days, it is really appreciated (smile) . . . . I know you’ve said previously that it’s super difficult to rank a local niche lead gen site organically because of the heavy presence of “”Directory”” type sites on the first page of the ... Read more
Click on the video above to watch Episode 248 of the Semantic Mastery Hump Day Hangouts. Full timestamps with topics and times can be found at the link above. The latest upcoming free SEO Q&A Hump Day Hangout can be found at https://semanticmastery.com/humpday. Announcement Adam: As we are live, and I am not looking at the screen, so welcome everybody to Hump Day Hangouts Episode 248. Today is the seventh of August 2019. And hopefully, this is coming through, okay, if you guys can leave a note on the page, tell us you’re here say, Adam, we hear you, ... Read more
In the 245th episode of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if should you rename a GMB listing named after its domain to a proper business name. The exact question was: I have a client, let’s call him John Smith. He has recently launched a local coaching business and he is marketing it on his new website https://www.johnsmith,com. He asked me to do his SEO with press releases only. He also has created a GMB listing where he has named his business as “”JohnSmith.com””. So his NAP looks something like this: JohnSmith.com 123 Street Name City ... Read more
In Hump Day Hangouts episode 244, one participant asked if the geolocation of the photo should be included for a new GMB listing. The exact question was: For a new GMB would you include geolocation information in the photo files or do you think thats spammy in googles eye?