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can you change business type or details after verification?

Discussion in 'Local SEO' started by jake3340, Nov 16, 2015.

  1. jake3340

    jake3340 Supreme Member

    Nov 20, 2008
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    can you change business type or details after postcard verification? Say I want to add a listing for something using my home address then a few weeks later I decide to change my business and website, would it be possible?
  2. BreaknBrix

    BreaknBrix Power Member

    Mar 25, 2014
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    I did this a couple years ago it just delayed verification like a month. And I think I had a temporary duplicate.

    I changed the industry, website and from a call forward to a cell phone. Then I had 2 listings in my account 1 green and 1 red. 2 weeks later got a call from some indian guy working for Google. He actually called like 3 days later if I remember. I just looked at the number and didn't pick up. Saw the number a few more times then eventually picked up. He asked if I was the owner, asked some other questions, I told him I had a duplicate in my account. He said "I know I'll delete it". Then I went back and noticed both listings went to red. Except the new one had a space for a pin number and the other didn't.

    A couple weeks later I got a new card. Put the pin in and the new one turned green. For some odd reason the other one just stayed red in my account for like a year then randomly disappeared. Keep in mind I didn't have duplicates online. Just within my account. The old listing disappeared immediately and the new one showed up a couple weeks later.

    This was when Google Local was still around with their old dashboard. But I see no reason why you can't do it today.
  3. flymedia technology

    flymedia technology Newbie

    Nov 26, 2015
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    Yes , Its possible edit your profile and mention what you want.
  4. ChadTKimball

    ChadTKimball Regular Member Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2008
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    yeah it is possible as long as you do not mind doing a re-verification of some kind