Google My Business testing advanced verification process for spammy map categories

by Barry Schwartz
Mike Blumenthal got word from Google that they are now testing what is called “advanced verification” in the San Diego region for the locksmiths and plumbers. This is aimed at those two industries specifically because they tend to see a lot of spam in the Google Maps and local results. In fact, the advanced verification is being outsourced to a third party company named Pinkerton.Read the full article