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Google Local now accepting feeds
If business has 10 or more locations
pmac




msg:1572703
 7:51 pm on Aug 5, 2005 (gmt 0)

From the lastest Froogle newsletter:

For business owners with 10 or more locations, submitting a business listings feed is an easy way to get all your stores on Google Local.

And....

Like a product feed, a business listings feed is a tab-delimited text file that you can create with any text editor or convert from a spreadsheet program. You can submit your business feed via File Transfer Protocol or directly through the Merchant Center.

feed instructions [google.com]

 

Chicago




msg:1572704
 12:34 pm on Aug 6, 2005 (gmt 0)

pmac, thanks for the post.

we have quietly been testing the froogle feed for local for a couple of weeks and we have been running into problem after problem. moneyman or ewhisper can speak better than i to the problems we have been having.

have you attempted to do any feeds yet pmac?

regardless, it is a backdoor.

brycen




msg:1572705
 6:42 pm on Aug 6, 2005 (gmt 0)

I finally got froogle to accept the feed, after much trouble. But it has been weeks, and the listings have not appeared anywhere.

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