Google Gave Away Secret for Local SEO Rankings

If you ever wanted to get a business to come up for the maps section of the search results here is your chance.  But first, this is for businesses with a real physical address.

Note: If you are working with a local client or area business that wants to have multiple maps listings, and wants to rank in New York if his address is in Chicago then you need to set the expectation before you bring on a new client.  Local is local, if your client wants to expand into other cities that’s ok.. they just need to expand and have another physical address.  If you want to get a client ranked outside of their area and into big cities and suburbs, then you can use this little trick here..

But for now here is the secret that Google published. It’s the first time Google has actually said with 100% certainty what will make a local business rank using Google My Business.

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