Blog: SEO

Change Profile Image in Google My Business (Foolproof Method)

It’s frustrating to choose a Cover image in Google My Business and the algorithm selects another image to use as the Cover image when you search for your business. Now, there is a place in Google My Business to set your cover image, but there are cases where the algorithm chooses another image. The Cover […]

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Getting Social Icons in Google’s Knowledge Graph

A reader asks, “How do I get my company social profiles in the Knowledge Graph and Google Maps?” They go on to say, “Our competitors have their social links in Google Maps, and I’m curious why our company’s social links don’t show up?” “Is there a way to make Google show our social links on […]

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Is a Location Page or Home Page Better for Your GMB URL?

Here’s a question about local SEO that I recently received. The question was about what is the best pages to use from your website as the Website link in Google My Business, when you have multiple locations. This operates under the presumption that you have two or more locations, and each location has it’s own […]

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“We Have 100 Google Reviews, But We’re Not in the 3-Pack Map?”

I saw an interesting question recently: a mattress company with over 100 Google reviews wants to know why they don’t come up in the 3 pack map. When they search for mattress company related keywords close to their location, the Google 3 pack map shows businesses farther away. These other companies have far less Google […]

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Citations For Local SEO

What are citations for local SEO, and why does your business need them? Citations are mentions of your business information on trusted websites. Citations come in two varieties, structured and unstructured. Structured citations have the business name, address, and phone (or NAP) as well as category keywords, website, and may also include hours of operation. […]

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