One notices another change in the knowledge panel of the mobile version of Google My Business Listings.
It now grants a reputation score to companies having a rating of between 4.5 to 5 stars as an overall score by viewers and visitors on the internet.
Notice the red oval marked inside the photo showing the way GMB knowledge panel displays information below :
Previously, the portal simply showed a certain star rating for companies, based on evaluation by different viewers and users reaching such local listings on organic results.
Whereas it is now displaying the review score as highly rated for enterprises enjoying a sound rating granted by their audience and followers on internet.
This updation brings an added advantage to professionals, manufacturers and businesses having high ratings on GMB.
Internet searchers click on local map listings all the time, while browsing for service providers, shopping, goods and various kind of items or products.
Lead generation and sales through online searches have overtaken traditional promotional mediums.
Get the most out of your digital marketing exercises by getting listed inside this program, fast.
Businesses Having High Ratings On GMB Can Get More Clients
This free App assists prospects find your company, very easily on local organic search engine result pages through mobile phones as well as computers and tablets.
Interested buyers and potential consumers using smartphones have the option to call and even message you through this online marketing tool.
People can view your phone number, address, find the directions to your official location and even visit your website (if you have one) by clicking the link button.
This platform makes it simple for the public to post reviews too, after seeing your images and videos (if uploaded by you) in-house.
Company owners and professionals also have the choice to publish short blog posts through their GMB account dashboard, which are automatically shown in the knowledge panel of their listings.
A properly managed map listing goes a long way in enhancing your digital marketing and website optimization endeavors.