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Securing reviews on Google and other sites

Securing reviews on Google and other sites: Local SEO
Securing reviews on Google and other sites: Local SEO

Reviews are a huge key to success with local SEO. So don't be afraid to ask people to write an online review about your business. Reviews should be genuine and come in at a natural pace. All at once would be suspect to Google. Now, a user can leave a review by searching for your business and then selecting "Write a Review" from your Google search result.

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Q: This course was updated on 08/30/2017. What changed?

A: The following topics were updated: identifying your top keywords, researching local keyword modifiers, optimizing page speed, setting up Google Search Console, creating a Google My Business page, outfitting your local listing with content, using the Google My Business interface, and securing reviews on Google and other sites.

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