Google Adds “Nearby Business” Mobile Ad Format For Location-Related Searches

by Ginny Marvin
Google announced another addition to its lineup of mobile ad formats, Thursday, this time affecting location-based searches. The search engine will begin showing up to four ads for businesses on location-related searches in a “Nearby businesses” pack. According to Google Trends data from March, “near me” searches have doubled in the past year, with 80 percent of those, not s ...Read the full article