Google Maps ads are here. So what does this mean for users and how can it help your small business?
Google Maps Ads: For Users
Google is not stupid. They knew that users wanted to see more listings. Users used to seeing more listings with the old Google Maps interface. With the new Google Maps interface they cut down on the number of listings to reduce clutter.
Something had to give if they wanted to display ads in Google Maps and still keep users. To do this they added a scroll bar to the desktop search. It’s less visually appealing than it was, but you’re now getting more results. This is a big win for users. Continue reading