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    BrightLocal Data Aggregator push - Do you have to do it every year?

    Used BrightLocal to submit a client to the 4 data aggregators. For the most part citation building is manual. Since this was a one time cost/ service to push to the aggregators, is there any best practices that say I need to repeat this process with BrightLocal every year to keep things fresh...
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    Yelp: Why new business isn't in Yelp site search?

    Not sure if this is the right section of the forum but here goes. I added a business about in late August to Yelp. The listing says claimed but when you search for the name in the internal Yelp search it doesn't come up. Is it a type of sandboxing thing with Yelp that once it has been...
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    Why GMB knowledge panel shows up for main local KW phrase instead of maps?

    Example not real KW phrases: 1. Search Term: "cpa consulting denver" (gets the more monthly searches than #2 search term) Shows GMB knowledge panel of competitor and no maps 2. Search Term: "denver cpa consulting" Shows only Google Maps Trying to understand what it means when a service +...
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    Are these doorway pages? multiple city and state pages?

    Reading over these Google guidelines I came to the conclusion that these are doorway pages but wanted to know what people think. They are a competitor and a lot of their state and city pages rank very well. So questions I have: Would you consider them doorways pages? Is there anything I can do...
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    GMB link to homepage instead of building location pages to link to?

    A professional service company has one website and 2 physical locations. Currently we have two GMB listings and they rank well in maps for both of those areas. Both GMB listings link directly to the homepage. Is there any advantage of building out two location pages on the website and then...
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    Including tracking number when you submit to data aggregators? Ex. BrightLocal

    I am using a call tracking number on my GMB listings (as primary with real number as secondary). I am going to submit my locations to a data aggregator (ex. Brightlocal) and wanted to know if I should include the call tracking number as well? Since the call tracking number is not our permanent...
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    Does the geo-location of the review help with a GMB listing to rank better in that area?

    First post in forever, so bare with me. :-) A client had another Local SEO firm come in and promoted this idea that I never hear about. And I don't think works. Local business ranks well in downtown SF but as you go farther away in some case rank worse in maps which makes sense. Their idea...
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