Tag: gmb service area

Does Your Selection Of The GMB Service Area Option Have Any Effect On Geographical Search In The 3-Pack?

In episode 330 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if the selection of the GMB service area option has any effect on 3-pack ranking. The exact question was: Hi Guys, . . . Need your help with 2 quick questions (smile) . . . (1) Does the GMB “”Service Area”” you select in your GMB listing have any effect on the geographical search area that gets Google to show your listing in the 3-Pack? . . . . . [ninja-popup ID=2607][/ninja-popup]

Would It Trigger A Penalty If You Publish An Address For A Service Area GMB Page?

In episode 273 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if it would trigger a penalty if you publish an address for a service area GMB page. The exact question was: Hello. Have a client’s plumbing GMB, since he wasn’t ranking in 3pk he added the physical location of the shop (which is also the NAP on website) to GMB, as well as leaving the service areas already listed. The business services in home and not at shop location. How is this going to hurt any listings/rankings, should the address be taken off, and should the GMB still ... Read more

Weekly Digital Marketing Q&A – Hump Day Hangouts – Episode 273

Click on the video above to watch Episode 273 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 Hello everybody and welcome to Hump Day hangouts. Today is the fifth of February 2020. I’m still working on saying 2020 so that’s why I got off well slow but you guys but I keep finding myself right in the last year but I guess that’s just the way it goes. So anyways on to ... Read more

Should You Limit Your Service Area Within The Zip Code Where A GMB Is Secured?

  In episode 214 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked if one should limit the service area of a GMB within the zip code where it is secured. The exact question was: LLP method question: I’m in a large city with a dozen zip codes within that city name. If I secure a GMB in one of those zip codes with a population of over 10k should I limit my service area to target just that zip code where the GMB is secured? [ninja-popup ID=2607][/ninja-popup]