30 Jun '16, 12pm

Google Maps Testing Video Verification For Businesses

As you know, you need to verify your business on Google My Business to be listed as a verified business in Google Maps results and the local pack nicely. You can do that via snail mail verification, phone verification, Google Search Console verification and more . But now, Google is testing a video verification method - where you do a video call with a Googler who will verify you really exist. There is a post about it in the Local Search Forums with a copy of the email sent to one local SEO: We’re glad to inform you that your listing is eligible to be verified via a new method we’re exploring: Video Verification.Video Verification is an experimental method and you’re under no obligation to try it, but we hope that you will (and that you’ll find it quick and convenient.) Video Verification can be completed via a video call with our specialist from either your workplace or y...

Full article: https://www.seroundtable.com/google-maps-video-business-v...

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