MattCarter08

Member
Joined
Apr 15, 2013
Messages
22
Reaction score
0
Hi guys,

I have around 200 Google Places listings in Google My Business.

184 of them have google updates.

I went through around 100 of them, edited and reviewed the address and location for best accuracy to try and reduce that 184 number done to a lower amount and to ensure there are no errors.

Spent ages doing this, mainly correcting address and location of pins.

Out of 100 of these corrections, 80-90 have are back in the google updates tab. So i still have 170 to correct/check even though i went through 100!

It seems that any change i make to addresses, seem to revert back into the google updates tab (base on user reports and data).

This information about your location was updated based on user reports and other data. Review and edit these updates. Then click Submit to apply the changes to your account and to what's live on Maps.


So is it absolutely pointless to even bother correcting addresses, how it Google so dam sure the address they correct too is even correct? Surely I, the business manager know more then some user or "data" source Google is collecting. Also this messes with citations, as the NAP (addresses) are then not the same as the ones added to citations!

Is anyone else experiencing these issues, or can share there knowledge/insight around this?

It would be very much appreciated!!

Kind Regards,
Matt
 

Scott Ludtke

Member
Joined
Feb 2, 2015
Messages
3
Reaction score
0
Hey Matt:

I presume the business listings are claimed and verified?

What type(s) of addresses are you trying to verify? Are they the standard:
123 Main St
Your City, Your State?

Or are the addresses this type:
W123 S4567 Main St
Your City, Your State?
 

JoyHawkins

Administrator
Administrator
Moderator
LocalU Faculty
Joined
Jul 18, 2012
Messages
4,127
Solutions
9
Reaction score
3,528
Hey Matt,

Do you want to list an example of one? List what you have in the GMBL dashboard and the link to the live listing? I can check a few things on it and see if I can spot the issue?

Do you have managers on these listings that might be submitting different data than what you have in your account?
 
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
K Map Pin Does Not Show When Business Owner Googles Their Address Google My Business & Google Maps 1
Jared Broussard Google Maps: Business Name Search vs. Business Address Search Google My Business & Google Maps 4
Brodie Clark Google My Business now showing an email address field? Google News: Important Changes & Features 5
shondarogers Google My business address is correct but not when logged in. Google My Business & Google Maps 3
Linda Buquet Service Area Businesses with Hidden Address Missing from Google Search Map? Google My Business & Google Maps 39
Linda Buquet Hide your Address on Google Local - New Warning for Service Area Businesses Google My Business & Google Maps 20
Lloyd Silver Issue with parameters in Google My Business website address Google My Business & Google Maps 2
C Google Local: Multiple Businesses, Same Address Google My Business & Google Maps 8
Weve Got Your Customers Google Maps Calls Businesses With Address Hidden? Local Search 2
R Will I be able to rank on page one Google without a physical address for my business? Local Search 2
Leigh Old business address on unclaimed google+ local page question Help & Support for Google Local 3
Andrew Forster Hidden Address, Service Based Business - Google Removal Question Local Search 10
J Google + Local Address for Service Area Business Showing up Incorrect Service Area Businesses 1
J Google + Local Address for Service Area Business Showing up Incorrect Service Area Businesses 1
Linda Buquet Can You Risk NOT Hiding your Address on Google? For Home Based Businesses Local Search 11
Local Search News Curator Invisible Businesses with Hidden Map Markers Due to Google Places Hide Your Address R Recycle Bin 0
stankolev What is the maximum number of categories single Google My Business listing can have? NAP, Categories, Dashboard Data 5
Don Archer Google business listing with 482 Real Review Missing. How do I get them back? Help & Support for Google Local 7
Jeffrey Taylor Adding a new category to Google my Business Google My Business & Google Maps 4
djbaxter Google My Business Bug Dropping SAB Businesses In Independence, Kansas Service Area Businesses 1
rickvidallon How Do You Access The Buttons In Google My Business For Online Services? Local Search 4
JoyHawkins Get Live Inventory Displayed on Your Google My Business Listing Google My Business & Google Maps 9
krystaltaing Google My Business Bulk Verification Limit Reached? Multi-Location Issues 0
D Local Services and Google my Business Paid Search and Local Service Ads 4
Rich Owings Google community challenge to update 100,000 businesses Google My Business & Google Maps 0
R What steps should I take to get my suspended and denied Google My business approved? Help & Support for Google Local 1
Jac Google My business Photos - Uploaded but not reflecting on contribution page Google My Business & Google Maps 3
AndySimpson Google My Business Opening Date - What Date Should You Use? Google My Business & Google Maps 2
djbaxter Google Maps Removed 55M Reviews & 3M Fake Business Profiles Spam on Google 4
C Fake google reviews on google my business Contact Us Messages 2
U Google showing location of Service Area Business Service Area Businesses 2
Lluc Google launches Years in Business in Search Google My Business & Google Maps 3
NickB-Tampa How can I unsync Google My Business from my Bing Places listings? Google My Business & Google Maps 4
F Turkish post: Google My Business local seo Recycle Bin 0
DangGood Google Maps, Years in Business Google My Business & Google Maps 4
F Google My Business local seo Google Local 101 3
M Can I Use Google Voice for Google My Business Phone Number? Google My Business & Google Maps 2
A Google My Business Provider Program API Access İssues Recycle Bin 0
W Accepted Health Insurance Feature on Google My Business Google News: Important Changes & Features 14
Colan Nielsen NEW Google My Business is Testing "Services" Justifications Google News: Important Changes & Features 6
ryannbull Is there a bank of definitions for Google My Business Categories? NAP, Categories, Dashboard Data 3
ryannbull We have added a question to our client's Google My Business Q&A section and it keeps disappearing. Is anyone else experiencing this problem? Help & Support for Google Local 4
Koray Tuğberk GÜBÜR Review Schema Mark up and Google My Business Reviews Local Search 4
B Google My Business Product Photo Errors Google My Business & Google Maps 3
Brian Barwig New Google My Business Messaging Options Google My Business & Google Maps 1
whitespark Everything You Need to Know About Google My Business Posts Google My Business & Google Maps 3
JoyHawkins Are Local Services Ads Stealing Clicks from Google My Business? A Case Study of 110 Listings Paid Search and Local Service Ads 0
M Google My Business has been 5 months, no verification code has been received Help & Support for Google Local 3
Caroline S 1 Service Area Business, 10 Listings, Several Redressals Reported, No Action From Google - Help! Help & Support for Google Local 7
Brian Barwig Overview of New Google My Business Messaging Options Google My Business & Google Maps 0

Similar threads

Login / Register

Already a member?   LOG IN
Not a member yet?   REGISTER

Most UpVoted Answers

LocalU Podcasts

  Promoted Posts

New advertising option: A review of your product or service posted by a Sterling Sky employee. This will also be shared on the Sterling Sky & LSF Twitter accounts, our Facebook group, LinkedIn, and both newsletters. More...
Google Product Exert


Top Bottom