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    Re: Apple Maps Ranking Factors - Local SEO Guide

    It is interesting how mediocre this algorithm and software is compared to Apple's other products and other local search algo's One would think Apple would go for the throat and try to dominate with the rise of local searches but I guess they have bigger fish to fry. Thanks for sharing!
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    Re: Apple Maps Ranking Factors - Local SEO Guide

    Hey Mike,

    It shows what Apple's priority is. Despite the increasing usage of AM, it's likely the majority of the usage is from "get me to this address" queries v. "find me this type of business" queries. Sooner or later they are going to have to pay some attention to beefing up this part of the algo, but my guess is they are boiling a big part of the ocean over there.

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    Good point I hadn't thought about it like that.
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