Google Local Panel Business Owner Promotions Box

Feb 3, 2017 • 7:45 am | comments (1) by | Filed Under Google Maps

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Mike Blumenthal posted on Twitter that Google is showing a new feature for at least one business in their local knowledge panel box. This feature allows the business owner to list a promotion or marketing message to those reading the box and it adds a "learn more" button that leads to driving directions.

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Google Knowledge Local Panel Promo

Under the local details, there is a box that says "latest from the owner" and then he has a promotion about saving 10%.

I am not sure if this is related to the Google Posts feature or something else. Google has not responded to our two attempts to get a comment about this.

Forum discussion at Twitter.

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