You Can’t Trust Google Maps To Find It All – Fake Businesses Are Everywhere

In search of a plumber or tow company? Don’t call just any business listing you come across on Google Maps.

A Wall Street Journal report found that about 11 million businesses shown on Google Maps are fake, with new listings and phones numbers cropping up each month. So that florist who never called you back? Maybe not a thing! Many of the listings are created for and by other companies that want to boost their own business info ahead of competitors in the search results, while others are simply scams…[READ MORE]

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