• http://www.keywebmetrics.com Sameer

    Is this is step to deemphasise the 10 pack Google local ads listing. This would certainly increase the competition on national search ranks and additionally would limit the benefits the 10-7 packs get.

    Thoughts??

  • http://www.whitehat-blackbelt.com RebeccaL

    Did you notice that the new “Nearby” search option delivers different search organic results? It looks like the Nearby function relies on Local data more than on traditional content signals. Examples with screenshots here: http://www.whitehat-blackbelt.com/