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Google+ URLs Can Rank Very Well

Google+ URLs Can Rank Very Well

Google+ URLs Can Rank Very Well Matt McGee | May 30, 2012 | 0 Comments How soon until SMBs’ Google+ Local Pages start to outrank their actual websites? In my article about the Google+ / Google Places merger , I noted that the new Google+ Local Pages will be indexed and appear in Google’s search results – a complete change from the old Place Pages. That’s a potentially big deal because Google+ URLs can (and do) rank very highly in Google’s search results. I’ll share some reasons why below, but first a screenshot to show. I often do Google searches for specific articles that we’ve written on Search Engine Land and Marketing Land. A few days ago, I was searching for Danny Sullivan’s article introducing the Google Knowledge Graph. I did a search for “google knowledge graph danny sullivan.” The search results: His article came up in the fifth spot, and was preceded by four diff...

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