Blue Google Map Pins in Google AdWords Results

Nov 23, 2009 • 8:04 am | comments (2) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Google AdWords
 

A DigitalPoint Forums thread reports seeing a new type of Google AdWords result. This AdWords result seems to be combined with a Google Maps result, where it shows a blue pin, and address information on the right hand side of the search results, where the AdWords results are. Here is a picture from the thread:

Google Maps & AdWords

Mike recently spotted this as well, and believes this has to do with the local extensions feature Google Maps released.

Personally, I cannot replicate this at all. I tried dozens of queries and non took.

Forum discussion at DigitalPoint Forums.

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Comments:

Dennis Dornon

11/23/2009 02:14 pm

The blue pins represent Google Local Listing Ads - we wrote more about it here - http://www.smtusa.com/blog/posts/google-local-listing-ads-not-quite-ready.html

Jason

11/30/2009 11:12 pm

I have seen that in areas outside of San Diego and San Francisco, which are the BETA markets

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