MichaelJ

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Thoughts that come to mind after downloading the Citymaps app:

What's behind the initial "visual ranking" on the map or why do some businesses show while others don't unless you drill down? Is this Google Maps all over again with a correlation in number of citations, optimized website, etc?

Is this a new opportunity for local search optimization or is "ranking" a byproduct of all the hard work done elsewhere?
 
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