pdivi - 9:44 pm on Feb 16, 2010 (gmt 0)
Probably not directly, and not initially. But here's my prediction... As it grows, the pricing will become competitive and dynamic, and position will be determined by bids and a mysterious "quality" factor which coincidentally(?) optimizes revenue. Sound familiar?
I don't think this $25 monthly fee thing will have anything to do w/ ranking in G Maps.