Tag: google my business optimization

What GMB Setting Do You Recommend For A Business That Has Reps In Multiple Countries?

  In episode 260 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked what GMB setting the team recommends for a business that has reps in multiple countries. The exact question was: What do you recommend on Google My Business setting up for a business that has reps in other countries: for example one in the US, other in Canada and Indonesia. Do we need to set up a separate GMB account based on the country? So there will be 3 GMB accounts. Or, one GMB is sufficient? This business provides similar services to 3 countries, the differences are ... Read more

Weekly Digital Marketing Q&A – Hump Day Hangouts – Episode 262

Click on the video above to watch Episode 262 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: Alright, we are live. Welcome to Hump Day Hangouts, Episode 262. Today is the 13th of November. And I don’t know if anyone else knows this. But apparently there’s something called Black Friday at the end of the month and Cyber Monday. Apparently there’s some sales or something going on. Well, we’ve got something ... Read more

How To Rank A Real Estate GMB Listing In Suburb And City?

  In episode 248 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked how to rank a real estate GMB listing in suburb and city. The exact question was: Good day everyone! I’m from Syracuse and hoping to sign new clients. I have a questions about GMB (Google My Business). I’ve read over and over again strategies to get into the 3pk. I still have so many questions. Maybe someone can help. Two questions: my client is in real estate, in what is considered a suburb of a bigger city. I can rank her in the suburb, but it is ... Read more

How Do You Change A GMB Listing’s Name Without Compromising Its Current Rankings?

  In Hump Day Hangouts episode 246, one participant asked how to change a GMB listing’s name without compromising its current rankings. The exact question was: Wondering how to handle this: My client is a local franchise store, 6 months in biz, his citations are messed up because I added a primary keyword to the company name in the GMB listing but that keyword is not on any citations. The GMB is listed as: [brand name + city + keyword + city]. His GMB is ranking great for the main keyword in a metro area but the citations show his ... 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

What Schema Should You Use On City Pages That Do Not Have Separate GMBs?

In episode 246 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked what schema should one use for city pages that do not have separate GMBs. The exact question was: Hey! Would type of schema would you recommend on city pages that do not have separate GMBs. Would you actually create citations or profiles for these city pages? By the way, I’m also loving the Press Advantage unlimited plan you all turned me onto last month. Thanks!

What Are The Best Alternatives To Do Local SEO That Have Similar Results With GMB?

  In episode 246 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked about the best alternatives to do local SEO that has similar results with GMB. The exact question was: Now that GMB is touchy by google, what are the best alternatives to do local seo and get similar results?

What Do You Think Are The Niches That Have A Lot Of Spam Listings That Trigger Google’s Suspension?

In episode 244 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked about the niches that have a lot of spam listings that trigger Google’s suspension. The exact question was: Based on your experience, what are the niches, in addition to Pest Control, that you believe Google thinks have a lot of spam listings and that Google may have a “”trigger finger”” for regarding their suspension tirade for just editing a listing. . . . Thanks again

Weekly Digital Marketing Q&A – Hump Day Hangouts – Episode 246

Click on the video above to watch Episode 246 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 Bradley: Sweet, we’re live. Oh shit. That’s right. This is going to be the Hey guys, this might be the last hangout on air that we do. Because I’m keep getting notifications that Hangouts On Air is going away August 1. So wait a minute. Let’s see next week is the 31st. Alright, we get ... Read more

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