Tag: gmb listing

Is Having A Related GMB Listing Helpful In Ranking A Local Lead Gen Site For Small And Less Competitive Location?

  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

Weekly Digital Marketing Q&A – Hump Day Hangouts – Episode 248

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

Should You Rename A GMB Listing Named After Its Domain To A Proper Business Name?

  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

Should You Include The Geolocation Of The Photo For A New GMB Listing?

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?

Would It Be Difficult To Rank A GMB Listing Organically If You Don’t Set Up A Related Listing?

  In Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts episode 244, one viewer asked if it is difficult to rank a GMB listing organically if you don’t set up a related listing. The exact question was: Hi Guys, . . . Thanks again for helping us customers, your generosity is GREATLY appreciated (smile) . . . . Last week someone asked a question about whether or not it was more difficult to rank a new site for a local business niche and location if you didn’t want to set up a related GMB listing, but your answer was about local organic ... Read more

What URL Do You Use In The Press Release When Boosting The Rank Of A GMB Listing?

  In episode 242 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked what URL to use in the press release when boosting the rank of a GMB listing. The exact question was: Hi Guys, thanks again for your Hump Day help, as usual it is GREATLY appreciated (smile) . . . This may be a dumb question but I’ll ask it anyway (lol) . . . . . When using a Press Release for boosting the rank of a GMB listing, is the url that you use as a backlink in the PR the same one that you ... Read more

What Is The Best Way To Keep Up The Rankings If You Need To Change The Phone Number Of A GMB Listing?

  In the 237th episode of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked about the best way to keep up the rankings if you need to change the phone number of a GMB listing. The exact question was: Hey guys i need to change the Telefonnumber of my GMB. What is the best way to keep up the GMB rankings: 1. Only delete the old Number and add the new Number in my RYS Stack. OR 2. Adding the new Number and keeping also the old Number in my RYS Stack

Do You Still Need To Have GMB Listing And Major Directory Citations To Rank a Local Lead Gen Site In A Low To Medium Competitive Niche?

In episode 237 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked if one still needs to have a GMB listing and major directory citations to rank up a local lead gen site in a low to medium competitive niche. The exact question was: Hi Guys, thank you VERY much as usual for the assistance you provide on Hump Days, most of us customers would be lost without your help (smile) . . . . . . . . 1) If you’re trying to rank a local Lead Gen site, or Directory site, in a low to ... Read more

Is Leaving An Old Site Online While Having A New Website Helpful In Ranking A GMB Listing In 3-Pack?

In episode 235 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked if leaving an old site online while having a new website be more helpful in ranking a GMB listing in 3-pack. The exact question was: 2) If you create a new website that is more helpful to ranking the business’ GMB listing, but leave the old site online, will that have any negative effect for ranking in the 3-Pack?

Does Using Tracking Phone Number To A Client’s GMB Listing Trigger Any Negative Reactions From Google?

In episode 235 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if using a tracking phone number to a client’s GMB listing trigger any negative reactions from Google. The exact question was: Hi Guys, . . . . . . . . Thank you VERY much again for your Hump Days help, as usual it is greatly appreciated (smile)