November DentalCatalyst – Dental Internet Marketing Archives

Dentists: Critical Changes to Google Places Guidelines

Why is this post so important? Because when Google makes changes to the Google Places Guidelines, however subtle they may be – it is almost always a precursor to a coming algo change that could result in your account being rejected. ALMOST EVERY GOOGLE PLACE PAGE I’ve ever seen is now breaking the rules.

Dentists – Have you Lost Patient Reviews and Google Places Ranking?

For the past month Google has made numerous updates to their review process and TONs small businesses, including Dentists, have lost reviews and ranking as a result. Partly it’s just the Google ongoing review bugs but largely right now, it’s due to a new review spam algorithm that is killing honest reviews as false positives.

New Google Place Search Shaking up Google Rankings for Dentists

There is a BIG window of opportunity here for those that understand what the change means. Everyone that’s ranking on top right now in the new localMerge format, just got lucky and happened to do several things right, but most don’t understand how they got there. Therefore they don’t know how to move up or how to STAY on top. On the FLIP side there are a bunch of companies that HAD high