Google Adds "Is This Accurate" To Map Details on Web Search

Oct 20, 2009 • 8:28 am | comments (1) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Google Search Engine

When Google local business listings are showing on the web search results, Google is now asking users to confirm if the business information is accurate. Even if the business listing is verified by the business owner.

Here is an example:

Is This Accurate on Google Web Maps

When you click the link, it asks you to "confirm" or "cancel."

Is This Accurate on Google Web Maps

Then when you "confirm" the listing Google thanks you.

Is This Accurate on Google Web Maps

Mike spotted this a couple days ago.

Forum discussion at Google Maps Help.

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10/22/2009 11:45 am

Thanks for the heads up. I am doing a talk on how to get listed with Local Search next week and I will definitely mention this.

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