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Why is Google Rejecting My Google Business Profile Photos?

Is Google not approving your images even though they follow the guidelines? Here are 6 reasons why Google might reject your photos and how to fix…

Google Business Profiles, Local SEO, Whitespark Weekly

Increase Local SEO Rankings With Predefined Services

Huge local SEO news! Adding predefined services to your Google Business Profile can now significantly impact rankings. Until now, services have NOT been a ranking factor.…

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Local Insider, Local SEO, On-Page SEO, Whitespark Weekly

Does Google Penalize AI-Generated Content?

With the rise of AI, many businesses and SEOs are turning to Artificial Intelligence for generating SEO-optimized website content. However, Google is constantly rolling out new…

Local SEO, On-Page SEO

How to Rank in Cities Where you Don’t Have an Address

  Last Updated: April 28, 2021 (Originally Published - June 28, 2017) As a local business or service area business it is very common to want…

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How to Write a Good Business Description for Local Citations

Here's a hot tip many businesses don't think about when building citations for local SEO. In my latest video, I explain why the first sentence of…

Google Business Profiles, Local SEO, Uncategorized, Whitespark Weekly

Do Service Areas Impact Rankings for Local SEO in 2023?

I recently made a video presenting some new evidence that service areas might impact rankings in local SEO. However, upon further investigation, I realized that I…