If Google reckons a product or service is something we’d search for locally they will serve us local based results even if we haven’t asked for it. Typically you’d see the paid results first and then a load of listings with pin points on a map. Those are listings we’re talking about in this post.

If you want to get your business listed higher up within the Maps area of a local search take a look at this infographic from OptiLocal which gives you 18 tips to optimise your listing.

18 Tips to Get Your Google Plus Page Listed Higher in the Local Map Results