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My business is not showing up on Google Maps when searched by keywords

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I have set up my business, Shotlife Studio, as a Wedding Photography business with Google My Business and verified it for Google Maps, but it does not show up on the map at all when I search basic keywords like "wedding photography Toronto".

 

My Google + account is google.com/+ShotlifestudioWedding, operating in Toronto.

Please advise what else I need to do to have my business showing on the map.

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Accepted by Manoj S (Google Employee)
April 2016

Re: My business is not showing up on Google Maps when searched by keyw

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Hi @Shotlife S

 

First thing i noticed is how far your radius is set. Anything over 40 miles dilutes all the signals

 

This is your radius

 

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This is the actual radius of Toronto, ON, Canada

 

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Then your overall authority in the wedding photography space:

 

1) work on reviews

2) no sites referencing you, work on citations

3) no locality in your websites <title>

4) no schema / structured data on your site

 

Read more about the above points:

https://www.en.advertisercommunity.com/t5/Articles/Boost-your-Local-SEO-amp-Business-Visibility-in-S...

 

 



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