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    How to access my clients' Google Local accounts?

    Hi Linda, Thanks for the reply....and for the tips too... Yes have tried the password recovery option but the questions they ask such as when you initially set up the account and last logged in make it difficult. Without my records from my PC I don't remember when I did these things. Trying to...
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    How to access my clients' Google Local accounts?

    Hi Eric, Okay let me give you more information: 1. I first set up a Gmail account for each client using their names and birth dates etc 2. I then set up a Google+ and a Google+Local account for each client. So each time I logged in to change or verify the listing I was acting as the client...
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    How to access my clients' Google Local accounts?

    Hi there, Help required urgently... I administer several Google+ entities for several of my clients which include Gmail and Google+Local accounts. However, my laptop and a couple of my backup drives were stolen. All my Google setup details for my most recent clients (last 4 months) are gone...
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    Google G+Business Verification Pin Didn't Work

    Hello all, My client received the G+B verification pin in the post. But when we entered the details it didn't work. Not sure if you have experienced this at all... What concerns me is that the next pin doesn't work either... Is there a way of letting Google know? Any ideas? Regards Greg
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    Can You Use The Same Telephone Number For 2 Seperate Businesses?

    Thanks everyone for the replies... This is exactly why I came and asked the question here before potentially messing up a client's reputation.... Yes, both businesses are run from real brick and mortar premises. I'm going to have to get the client to get a new legitimate number from their...
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    Interesting Problem with Verifying a G+Business Listing

    Thanks Linda, Still waiting for the new pin to arrive... Been wondering about this...Do you think it is possible to start again by re-registering the G+B account by associating it with a new email for the business? Regards Greg
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    Can You Use The Same Telephone Number For 2 Seperate Businesses?

    Hey Colan, Yes as far as I know, the businesses are seperate - although having said that, they both deal with eco issues but from different perspectives. I will find out if the businesses are legally seperate. Here are the 2 url's; Welcome to Ecological Brands The Green Initiative, Consulting...
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    Verifying a google+ business page

    However, from what I have seen, it does appear that any changes you make will only "take effect" when the page is verified... Regards Greg
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    Can You Use The Same Telephone Number For 2 Seperate Businesses?

    Hello everyone, Hope you are all well... Interesting challenge here - I am dealing with a client that owns 2 seperate businesses that share the same telephone switchboard with same number and the same business premises. Is it possible to create 2 seperate G+Business accounts using the same...
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    Still Required to Create Google+, Google+Business Before Creating a Google+Local??

    Thanks Colan, But how would you use the business email address as you suggested? Regards Greg
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    Still Required to Create Google+, Google+Business Before Creating a Google+Local??

    Hi Colan, Trust you are well.... Was thinking about something you said "if possible, is to create a Google account with the existing business e-mail. So instead of a @gmail.com account it would be @businessname.com." So would you create the Google+Local page first? (in order to use the...
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    Interesting Problem with Verifying a G+Business Listing

    Thanks Linda, This may sound stupid but let me ask anyway.... Unless I am missing something incredibly obvious here, that is what I'm trying to do. This is what Google says: Account for entering your PINYou must be signed in with the same account you used to request your PIN postcard when...
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    Interesting Problem with Verifying a G+Business Listing

    Hello everyone, I recently completed a new listing for a client and just received the Google postcard with the verification pin. So, signed in with the Gmail account that I had created to start the process. Entered the web address www.google.com/local/verify into a new browser tab and entered...
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    Best Image Size for Google+Local Listing?

    Thanks Linda, Google has a way of keeping us all guessing.... Just as a matter of interest, is it easy to change images after publishing when you find that they no longer look right after Google makes changes? Regards Greg
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    Still Required to Create Google+, Google+Business Before Creating a Google+Local??

    Thanks Colan, When you say: "is to create a Google account with the existing business e-mail. So instead of a @gmail.com account it would be @businessname.com." So are you saying that you would just create a G+L listing directly and use the existing business email for that? Without creating...
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    Still Required to Create Google+, Google+Business Before Creating a Google+Local??

    Hello everyone, This is what I have done in the past to create a Google+Local listing: Set up the following: New Gmail for business Google+ for the owner (personal account) Google+Business for the business Finally Google+Local listing Is this necessary? Do you follow the same process...
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    Best Image Size for Google+Local Listing?

    Hi Phil, Crazy that Google can't provide guidelines... I picked up some info here: Photos, videos, and reviews - Places for business Help When adding a photo to your listing, keep in mind the following guidelines: Photos must be in one of these formats: JPG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, BMP. Each photo...
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    No Suitable Categories for Google+ Business Page

    Hi Phil, Thanks for the reply... Is it worth it to report this on a Google forum? And is this the right forum? https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!forum/business Regards Greg
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