31 Jan '13, 1pm

Google Is Even Confused By Their Google Places Guidelines

There is a thread at the Google Business Help forum, a forum devoted to helping business owners with their local listings in Google Places / Google Maps. The thread talks about the policy of a doctor who practices in two different offices, with two different numbers - should that doctor have one Google Local / Places listing or two, one for each location? We already know they currently need to have a unique phone number per location but should they have a unique Google+ Local listing per location? Google doesn't even know the answer to this. One Google Maps expert said you do not need a second Google+ page, and in fact, it is against Google's guidelines to do so. Jade Wang from Google said she isn't sure about that and needs to look deeper into the issue. Jade from Google said: @Flash -- I don't necessarily agree. Can you point me to the references you are using to make th...

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