Sex Therapists, Good Luck Getting Into Google Maps

Sep 21, 2010 - 8:48 am 0 by
Filed Under Misc Google

So we know that you do not want to use the word "google" in your Google Maps listing. Using google will lead to a manual review but so will using the word "sex."

A sex therapist is upset that his/her listing is still waiting for approval after "months" of sitting and waiting. The therapist said, "I am a sex therapist by profession - I have a PhD in human sexuality and I am 100% legitimate." The therapist goes on to explain he/she is dropping the AdWords campaign until something is done.

Well, I doubt the Google Maps team cares.

Mike Blumenthal, a Google Maps expert, shared one piece of advice. If your listing has been in review for 4 weeks, you can report it to Google using this form. I do suspect this one will get special attention but most in this situation will have to wait it out.

That is not to say Google does not include sex therapists on Google Maps, they do. But Google must review each and everyone manually, I believe.

Forum discussion at Google Maps Help.

 

Popular Categories

The Pulse of the search community

Follow

Search Video Recaps

 
Video Details More Videos Subscribe to Videos

Most Recent Articles

Search Forum Recap

Daily Search Forum Recap: May 30, 2024

May 30, 2024 - 10:00 am
Google

Google Confirms Search Leak But Urges Caution

May 30, 2024 - 7:51 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Google Report Spam Tool Adds Site Reputation & Expired Domains Abuse

May 30, 2024 - 7:43 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Huge Decline In Links Reported In Google Search Console Links Report

May 30, 2024 - 7:41 am
Google

Google People Also Ask Tests Shaded Boxed Interface

May 30, 2024 - 7:31 am
Google

Google Early Adopter Badge For Using Search Notes

May 30, 2024 - 7:21 am
Previous Story: Will CPC Prices Increase With Yahoo & Microsoft Search Ad Deal?