Google Testing Messaging Feature That Adds Chat to Search Results

Google is testing a new messaging feature that allows customers to chat directly with the businesses they find in search results. When viewing local listings in Google Search or Maps, customers will see a new ‘Message’ button on the listing for businesses participating in the pilot program. Customers can then click to connect with the business via text message or Google’s Allo app. For now, this feature is only available […Read More]

Google Adds More Ads on Maps

Google is adding more advertising options on maps, and in doing so they’re kicking up the ads on mobile. Not only will we see ads on mobile devices when we search Google, we’ll also be seeing them in Google maps, especially in the Google Maps app. At the Google Performance Summit this week, Google announced that they will be including popup ads in the search results in Google Maps.  Paid […Read More]