Google Testing Verification Whitelisting via API with Large Resellers & IYPs

Long asked for but not yet made public, a number of large Adwords resellers and IYPS seemingly now have the ability to auto-verify local listings via an API. I have spoken with a number of European and North American resellers that claim to have the functionality.  Although I have not yet seen it, its existence … Continue reading Google Testing Verification Whitelisting via API with Large Resellers & IYPs

Google Releases My Business API V 4.0 With Ability to Add Posts

Google has announced the release of V 4.0 of the Google My Business API. While there are a number of new  features, the most notable is the ability for 3rd Party platforms to now post Google Posts on for the businesses using the platform. The API currently supports posting for any business with fewer than 10 … Continue reading Google Releases My Business API V 4.0 With Ability to Add Posts

Google My Business API Gets Updated to V3.1

Google has just released the Google MyBusiness API V3.1 . The update brings real time push notification for the ever changing listing updates AND when a new review is written for a location. These real time updates with push capabilities will allow businesses monitoring their listing via a dashboard to be actively notified of status changes, … Continue reading Google My Business API Gets Updated to V3.1

Google Places API Drops G+ Page in Results

The inevtibale and complete separation of Google Local data and results from G+ continues. Michael Cottam reported yesterday that the Google Places API which had been returning the Plus page regardless of whether a listing was verified or not is now returning the maps result. From his post: the docs on the Place Details Requesthave been … Continue reading Google Places API Drops G+ Page in Results

Yahoo “Forgets” It Has a Review API with Yelp

It appears that Yahoo seems to have forgotten that they have the Yelp review API or update it so infrequently that it is effectively useless. The reviews Yahoo is showing for many businesses are often 3 to 11 months out of date. Last year to much hooey and horse puckey, Yahoo “upgraded” their review system to grab reviews … Continue reading Yahoo “Forgets” It Has a Review API with Yelp

GetListed Local University Grand Rapids

Today, I am presenting at the seventh GetListed.org Local University in Grand Rapids, MI. in cooperation with Mlive.com and the Grand Rapids Press, Muskegon Chronicle, the Kalamazoo Gazette and the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce. I hope to personally meet all of you in attendance. Please don’t hesitate to reach out and ask any questions that … Continue reading GetListed Local University Grand Rapids

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