New update from TheSemPost has confirmed that Google local business listings has changed from the usual 7-pack and dropped down to a 3-pack in the local space. This means that Google is now only listing 3 businesses in the pack and in the map instead of 7. Searchers will no longer have easy access to specific addresses, phone numbers, or Google + links in the 3 pack listing, but lists directions and website link. This change makes having a website imperative for your local business.
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