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    Verified Listings Showing as Unverified?

    Aha! It's unverified for me in Chrome - But not in Edge or Firefox!
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    Flagged listings removed but then reappear

    I understand it is technically violating the guidelines so I have no real grounds to stand on. It just seems kind of dickish to me since it's not keyword-stuffing and has even been reported on here to have 0 effect, but hey, it's a dog eat dog world.
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    Flagged listings removed but then reappear

    So they have done nothing wrong essentially and you just screwed them over for a couple of weeks?
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    Spam at top of SERPs

    What kind of info can visitors submit on the website? I don't think it is against the rules to run a lead-gen website, or is it?
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    Service Area Listings

    I asked about this on this forum not too long ago and the unfortunate answer is that it is damn near impossible that a SAB will rank in other cities/areas other than the one you are located in. If it is worthwhile for the client you can set up an office in whatever area you want to rank in as...
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    Editing GMBs WITHOUT Re-verification & Getting listings pulled?

    Hello y'all A couple of months ago I was editing a listing for a client, it was already claimed and everything but lacked a lot of information so I simply did a complete makeover on it, not thinking too much about it. Then shortly after it was pulled, long story short, I did nothing wrong and...
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    What are your tricks for ranking a SAB in other cities?

    How would Google even make sure there actually is staff there? Seems like it would be very easy just to rent an office space and use it as storage.. or heck rent it out in 2nd hand to someone who needs office space..
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    What are your tricks for ranking a SAB in other cities?

    Thanks for the answers guys, albeit being terrible news. :cry:
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    What are your tricks for ranking a SAB in other cities?

    Since adding service areas seemingly does nothing to the ranking, how do you make sure your GMB pops up in other cities which you are not located in? Location keywords in descriptions & GMB posts? Getting reviews with those keywords? Is there anything else you can do? I've got a website...
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    Google Short Link Not Working Properly

    Sorry maybe I misunderstood you seemed a little down on website reviews. If you want to have review stars show up in your SERPs related to a product or service you need to have those reviews gathered from your website and not from another party like facebook reviews or google reviews I guess...
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    Google Short Link Not Working Properly

    On the other hand the reviews gathered on the website can be turned into review stars in the SERPs!
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    Keyword Stuffing in Business Names Question

    Thanks for your answers guys!
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    Keyword Stuffing in Business Names Question

    Hello! I read up on this on sterlingsky.ca Here's a snippet: Does the business name on the listing match what’s on their sign in Street View? Does the business name on the listing match what is listed on their business license? You can look at how a business is registered by searching for...
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    Someone trying to change GMB location name, EVERY DAY

    Do they also accept the reverse? Licensed business including a location but signage, website, etc does not include that? Maybe it's obvious but I've never felt sure about that
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    Someone trying to change GMB location name, EVERY DAY

    It sounds to me like "Loveland" is part of the licensed name. -> If I may add on a question to that, as long as the business is licensed under that name it doesn't matter if it is not included on signage, website, etc?
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    Does Google Save Data on Unclaimed Listings?

    Thank you for a perfect answer Joy!
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    Does Google Save Data on Unclaimed Listings?

    Hello everyone! I've been lurking here quite a bit over the last month or so as i've been learning about specifically GMB listings and it's been great! Thank you for a nice forum. Now, I've stumbled upon a question I couldn't find any answer to which is what the topic says, or more...
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