Google has posted a brand new content material coverage inside its Google Posts assist paperwork that particularly disallows companies so as to add cellphone numbers within the content material of their Google Posts. Pleasure Hawkins posted on Twitter “Google clarifies cellphone numbers aren’t allowed in Google My Enterprise posts.”
Google Posts present up in your native information panel in Google Search and you may share messages with prospects that method. However you’ll be able to now not share a message and embrace your cellphone quantity in that Google Submit.
This new coverage is called Phone Stuffing and Google wrote “To keep away from the danger of abuse, we don’t permit your put up content material to incorporate a cellphone quantity. You can also make your cellphone quantity out there in your Enterprise Profile or web site.”
Google mentioned that you must “as a substitute, you’ll be able to connect a “Name now” button to your put up that makes use of your verified Enterprise Profile cellphone quantity.” Sure, here’s what that function appears like, it launched again in July 2018.
I’m not certain I’m a fan of this alteration however it’s what it’s…
Discussion board dialogue at Twitter.