Recent content by Scott Ludtke

  1. Scott Ludtke

    Business moved out of state, Seemed to be in a Jail

    My experience in seeking advice from Top contributors in Maps & GMB forums with great success, is that when a business moves and has a new address, the best method is to close the existing location, and then create and verify the new location. Reviews, etc., can be migrated.
  2. Scott Ludtke

    Proximity in Local Search Rankings

    The best advice can suggest is using "service area" pages. I have a site ranking in the local three-pack for two moderate-sized cities, and organically for four to five cities. I would strongly suggest a URL structure like: name-state/ for the best...
  3. Scott Ludtke

    Google My Business Address Issues

    Hey Matt: I presume the business listings are claimed and verified? What type(s) of addresses are you trying to verify? Are they the standard: 123 Main St Your City, Your State? Or are the addresses this type: W123 S4567 Main St Your City, Your State?