Google Strips Local Business from Organic SERPS

On the 30th May something changed in Google that has stripped all local businesses from organic search results for the term – “Airport Transfers” (there may be other queries out there!)     This is before the announced June core algo update.   Local Intent Removed from Search Results As Stephen Davies mentioned in a […]

Hotel Affiliate Site Hijacking Hotels GMB Listings

Hotel Affiliate site tophotelsnearme.net is currently hijacking hotels Google My Business listings and replacing their official website URL with their own links. I was alerted to this by Craig Harkins and the #StopCrapOnTheMap hashtag that the Local SEO community uses to alert each other of local shenanigans.   https://t.co/olTRsh3NE6 is suggesting edits to hotel GMB […]