GOOGLE WILL NOW SHOW SEARCH RESULTS BASED ON USER’S LOCATION INSTEAD OF DOMAIN

Google’s paramount goal is to provide the users with most relevant search results. Today 1 in 5 searches on Google is related to location, so providing locally relevant search results is of utmost priority. Till now the country of service was indicated by the country code top-level domain name (ccTLD). For example “google.co.uk” for United ... Read More »

14th Nov 2017
GOOGLE’S Q&A FOR LOCAL SEARCH COULD BE THE NEXT BIG THING

Google started rolling out Questions and Answers (Q&A) feature for local search in thebeginning of August. As with all the testing, it was initially available, exclusively forAndroid users via the Google Maps App, but eventually, they made it available toeveryone searching from a mobile device using either Safari or Chrome browsers. The main ... Read More »

30th Oct 2017
HAVE YOU NOTICED A CHANGE IN RANKINGS? GOOGLE’S SHAKING THINGS UP WITH ITS NEW LOCAL SEARCH FILTERS

Google’s paramount goal is to provide its users with the best possible search experience and they leave no stone unturned to ensure that. In early 2017, Google introduced local search filters that allowed the users to sort results based on price, ratings and hours of operation. Taking this one step further, they are now automatically applying ... Read More »

25th Aug 2017
NOW IS THE TIME TO START OPTIMIZING YOUR SITE FOR VOICE

  Voice search is picking up the pace quickly. Google reported that more than 20% of the searches are already being performed via voice search. And due to the increasing number of Internet of things, experts are predicting that the number might go up to 50% in 2020. Well, the prediction might seem a bit exaggerated, but the growing trend is ... Read More »

21st Jul 2017
GOOGLE POSTS NOW AVAILABLE TO MOST SMALL BUSINESS

Until now, Google only allowed a few celebrities, film studios & sports team to post social media style update about their activities directly to Google’s search results pages. But now even local business owners will be able to update their activities. Google has fully launched Google posts to most small business owners. It allows business ... Read More »

14th Jul 2017