31 May '12, 7pm

Good-bye Google Places, Hello Google Plus Local: Greg Sterling gives a full review over at Search Engine Land. I...

In another move to drive traffic to its social networking site and integrate its various searches, Google shifted all of its Google Places pages into Google+. Eighty million Google Places pages are now Google+ Local pages, and Google+ users can access a new tab on the left, labeled Local, to get at this information. So what's gained from the change?Greg Sterling gives a full review over at Search Engine Land. It's a pretty dramatic change, and a big help to Google+ users who might patronize these businesses, as well as the businesses themselves. Users clicking on the Local tab get a list of recommendations of businesses to frequent for their local area. The default seems to turn up restaurants, but it's easy enough to do a search for something different. Google+ Local reflects the search giant's purchase of Zagat by including overall scores from the review guide. With Zaga...

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Google+ Local Replaces Google Places

Google+ Local Replaces Google Places

seroundtable.com 30 May '12, 2pm

Today we’re rolling out Google+ Local, a simple way to discover and share local information featuring ZAGAT scores and rec...

Good-bye Google Places, Hello Google Plus Local...

seochat.com 02 Jun '12, 7pm

In another move to drive traffic to its social networking site and integrate its various searches, Google shifted all of i...

Google

searchengineland.com 30 May '12, 1pm

The problem would be is that Google is not the only search engine out there. If people do not like it they can switch for ...

Introducing Google+ Local: Google Places Meets Google+

Introducing Google+ Local: Google Places Meets ...

seo.com 01 Jun '12, 3pm

If you follow the local search space, you’ve likely heard by now that Google Places will soon fully be rolled into Google+...

Manage Your Google+ Local Page

seroundtable.com 31 May '12, 12pm

Google's + Local business rep (I guess formerly Google Places rep) Vanessa started a thread at Google Business Help answer...

Google+ Local to Replace Places as Google Makes a Play for More Mobile Ad Dollars

Google+ Local to Replace Places as Google Makes...

searchenginewatch.com 30 May '12, 7pm

As Google vies to maintain their dominance of the online advertising market, they made a play today for a bigger chunk of ...

Google

Google

searchengineland.com 30 May '12, 7pm

We welcome constructive comments and allow any that meet our common sense criteria. This means being respectful and polite...

Google To China: Our Search Engine Is Being Manipulated

Google To China: Our Search Engine Is Being Man...

seroundtable.com 01 Jun '12, 11am

Google and China don't necessarily get along too well. To read about their history, start here . Google's lastest revelati...

Google+ Local - Local SEO Guide

localseoguide.com 02 Jun '12, 10pm

There has been a lot of hub-bub since the Google+ Local hit. I pretty much agree with what Mike, David, Greg & Chris have ...

Will Google+ Local Be A Ghost Town?

localseoguide.com 01 Jun '12, 5pm

Very interesting conversations above. Especially interesting to hear the perspectives from Portland where Google invested ...

Google Business Builder: Google's New Local Bus...

seroundtable.com 04 Jun '12, 12pm

Well i don't understand what else Google is suppose to do, they mainly generate their revenues through advertising. If Goo...

Google+ URLs Can Rank Very Well

Google+ URLs Can Rank Very Well

smallbusinesssem.com 30 May '12, 11pm

Google+ URLs Can Rank Very Well Matt McGee | May 30, 2012 | 0 Comments How soon until SMBs’ Google+ Local Pages start to o...

RIAA Accuses Google Of Not Doing Enough To Fight Piracy, But May Be Guilty Of Not Doing Enough Itself

RIAA Accuses Google Of Not Doing Enough To Figh...

searchengineland.com 31 May '12, 12pm

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has once again come out swinging at Google, saying the company isn’t ...

Google

Google

searchengineland.com 31 May '12, 4pm

Froogle [what's now called Google Product Search and will be called Google Shopping] enables people to easily find product...

Google+ Local Links To Company Sites Now Fixed

Google+ Local Links To Company Sites Now Fixed

seroundtable.com 05 Jun '12, 1pm

Yesterday, when you went to a Google+ Local page, which replaced Google Places pages, and clicks from the local page on th...