In episode 318 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if the age of a GMB listing matter when it comes to ranking. The exact question was: Does Gmb listing age matter? I have a friend who ranks in multiple busy areas and some of his listings dont have a website or much reviews, but i do know they are like 10 years old
In Hump Day Hangouts episode 315, one participant asked if Google will suspend listings from the IP in the future. The exact question was: One more question i have been using ghost browser to log into all of my listings and work on them in different browsers with out having to log in and out and use vpns and such things like that. I know in one of your videos you said google doesnt mind all the listings coming from one ip anymore. Do you think google can one day change there mind and suspend all listings coming from the ... Read more
In episode 315 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked if the team have encountered problems reinstating GMB listings in the towing industry. The exact question was: Hello, i have a couple GMB listings for towing services. They are spammy listings within a county. Lately i have been creating listings and as soon as i verify the listings they are automatically getting suspended. When i contact google to reinstate the listings they want proof of business license or utility bill showing my business name and address. Is anyone else having this problem when creating listings or is ... Read more
In episode 300 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked if you should create a subdomain or create a different website for each GMB listing. The exact question was: Hello gents, question if I may. My main site is a ecom site and I’m looking to set up gmb listing for the site. Can I create a sub domain for each locations or is it best to create a different website for each location instead? Many thanks in advance
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