Google Plus Local – Local Businesses Must Play Ball or Go Home

Google is always up to something and let’s just say Google is at it again. This time the changes affect local businesses and how customers find and interact with you. Google Places has officially been retired and the new and improved Google Plus Local is taking over, but the main question on everyone’s mind is how does this affect Local Businesses in the future?

Google Plus Local?

Google Plus Local is the new way for local businesses to show up in the results when customers are shopping for your services or products in your area. Google is integrating Google Plus, its social networking site into local search results. Googel Plus Local Plus 1

Google Plus Local is supposed to be a more social, interactive and streamlined experience then the current Google Places. Friends and customers will be able to comment and rate on the pages and results will also include reviews from Zagat a popular … Continue reading