Local Marketing Summit banner  below header new
Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Member Since
    Mar 2014
    Thanks (Received)
    Likes (Received)

    Any benefits from adding keywords to custom Google url?


    So I was offered a Google custom url, yet it prompted me to add some letters or numbers to make it unique. So I am curious if it hurts adding a few keywords to describe the business?

    Like plus.google.com/mycompany-plummers-Atlanta-Georgia

    Does this hurt anything or just plan stupid?

    Thanks for your thoughts. I just do not want to mess this up.

  2. GradeUs in thread
  3. #2
    Member Since
    Jun 2012
    Thanks (Received)
    Likes (Received)

    Re: Any benefits from adding keywords to custom Google url?

    Not sure it will hurt but won't help with ranking and sort of defeats the purpose of a branded URL which is to make it short and easy for customers to remember and type.
    Linda Buquet .:. Forum Founder, Google Local Specialist

    If you benefit from advice here... Please pay the community back by sharing on social OR helping someone else at the forum. Thank you!

    Don't Miss Important News & Tips! Subscribe to Daily Email Digest Here

    Note: Due to mulitple RSI injuries, pardon short replies. Typos? Blame it on "Dragon".

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-19-2014, 10:23 PM
  2. Adding Keywords in Local Directories
    By v_mezoz in forum Local Search
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 10-24-2013, 08:39 AM
  3. Replies: 13
    Last Post: 03-19-2013, 07:45 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Local Marketing Summit banner above footer new