Recently, Google implemented a spam algorithm that examines the veracity of user reviews.In most cases, the algorithm functions as intended, and reviews that meet certain criteria are not displaying publicly.The user that left them can still see them, but they will not show on the merchant’s Business Profile on Search and Maps.The only option is to contact GMB support about your missing reviews.Convex Studio wants to help! We offer a variety of affordable managed online marketing solutions.Call us at 1 (800) 949-1830 to set up a free consultation.
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Searches for "available near me" is up over 100% vs. last year.
If you want more local business leads, you need to be doing this.🤔↓↓↓- Complete GMB profiles (including images)- Add Relevant business attributes (e.g., curbside pickup)- Publish consistent Google Posts/COVID Posts- Add product inventory information (if possible)- Regularly update hours and safety informationNeed some local SEO help?Now is a good time to get a free consultation. Contact Convex Studio at 1 (800) 949-1830.
A negative online reputation can cost you leads!
Google's Local Knowledge Panel is a prime source for leads!
👀↓↓↓Many local businesses say it's more important than the homepage of their website. When we do free consultations, the most common thing that business owners admit is that they are not doing enough when it comes to their business online.If you're not leveraging GMB for your business, you are missing out. Convex Studio can help with a local search strategy and drive new customers to your business. We have packages starting as low as $350 per month.
Angry that your newest customer reviews are not showing up on your Google My Business account.
Angry that your newest customer reviews are not showing up on your Google My Business account. Google turned off the ability to get new reviews to be published on March 20th. There is no solution now as Google is not allowing reviews for some businesses. They are allowing some businesses to get new reviews, but it is not available to everyone. Some restaurants and grocery stores are getting them. Unfortunately, when your business starts getting them again, you will have to spend more time answering them. Consider outsourcing all your online marketing to Convex Studio. Our prices are affordable and many include reputation management. We have packages for everyone. Call us at 1 (800) 949-1830.
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If you want results when it comes to local search you need to be using Google My Business in your marketing strategy. Being listed is one thing, but contributing to your listing and optimizing is something else. Almost everyone goes to Google as their first resource for directive searching to find business locally. If that search fails to find what they are looking for, they may start looking on a directory. Google My Business optimization, not website optimization, is considered the most valuable local marketing strategy. According to BrightLocal’s annual local search industry survey, the top 5 most valuable services are:1. Google My Business optimization2. On-site optimization3. Reputation management4. Citation management5. Website designMaybe now is a good time to review your local search strategy. Call Convex Studio at 1 (800) 949-1830 for a free consultation.