Google begins roll-out of competitor ads in Google my Business listings

Competitor ads in Google my Business listings

Google has begun rolling at the highly unanticipated monetisation of Google My Business.

This image has been doing the rounds on the web highlighting a competitor

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Google Paid ad in branded Google Maps Knowledge Panel

We will aim to keep clients updated on how this is all going to affect them and if anything can be done to remove them.

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