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Lessons Learned building an Apps Script Add-on

Or how we build G-Suite Add-ons in a team environment. Table of Contents: Researching a team Workflow Twitter Research for the win The Skunkworks Framework Github Flow What is Github Flow? Google Apps Script Github Assistant Apps Script Error Handling User Testing is Key Commenting is a necessary part of developing an Add-on The Apps

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Top 10 Free Places to List Your Business

Visibility is one of the most crucial factors in running a business. However, this can lead to an unfortunate dilemma; it can be expensive to advertise a business but you also need to spend money to make money.  That is where this list comes in. We have collected the 10 best free places to advertise

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How to Attract & Qualify Customers with Google My Business Q&A

One of the most underutilized tools on a Google My Business (GMB) page is the Q&A section. For all the time marketers put into choosing the right GMB category and crafting the perfect, not-too-keyword-heavy description, the Q&A gets left behind. All too often users browsing local business listings on Google see this: When they could

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Perspectives on MozCon 2018

In early July, five members of our SEO team headed west to Seattle for a few days to attend MozCon 2018. As one of the best conferences out there for technical SEO, mobile strategy, analytics, and content, we all were excited to learn and bring back actionable insights for our accounts. We also were excited

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Top 5 Local Citations for 2018

This list is very helpful for businesses in 2018, but just like everything technology related…things evolve. Check out our blog post Top 10 Free Places to List Your Business to see all the relevant listings of 2020. Before we dive into this list, here’s a little refresher on business listings and why they matter to your

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Yes, Moz Local Works

What Does Moz Local Do? Moz Local is a paid business listing syndication and distribution service. It also offers a free “Check Listing” feature that lets you see how a business is currently performing in terms of completeness of citations. Once you purchase a syndication package you can use the Check Listing report to follow and validate

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Six Must-have Citations in 2016

Extra, extra! Emily Bacher just published an updated version of this post for 2020. While much of the information in this post is still relevant, we encourage you to check out the updated version for the latest and greatest local citation information. A number of years ago we posted a list of Top 10 Free

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Conflicting Google My Business Pages

In last week’s episode of Google My Business EMERGENCY!, we explained why so many businesses can share the same address and the problems this can cause when trying to claim your Google My Business page. Our first responders arrived to find a multi-business pile-up. Names, addresses, and phone numbers were strewn about. Suite numbers lay

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Google My Business for Medical Clinics

Why is it so hard to claim a Google My Business page? Medical clinics often struggle to claim and maintain their Google My Business (GMB) pages. The same is true for doctors, lawyers, real estate agents and others. The problem is that many of these businesses share the same or similar addresses, and often even

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Problems Accessing Google My Business Pages

There are a number of reasons why you might not be able to access your business’ page on Google My Business; you can’t remember your password, someone else has verified the page, or maybe you just don’t know. Process to gain access to Google My Business account If you’ve forgotten your Google account name or password, or

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