Archive for the 'Google Local' Category

Google Earth and Google Local adds more zoom

Wednesday, January 25th, 2006

Google Earth and Google Local has added more zoom!
Just when you thought it was close enough, Google has added 2 more levels of zoom to Earth and Local. Producing some nice clean crisp images of so many destinations.
Take a Google Local Trip:
Before you take a trip to Las Vegas, check out the map of the […]

Google adds Pinpointed ads to its Google Local searches

Thursday, January 12th, 2006

Google has added Pinpointed ads to its searches on Google Local with little blue pinpoints.

The recent search term that was found to hold these new pinpointed blue ad points was “Hotels, New York”.
Upon searching for the term, destinations are pinpointed with the standard red points, while sponsored locations are hit with a blue pin.

Google Maps and Google Local Merge

Thursday, October 6th, 2005

Google announces the merge of two of its popular services, Google maps, and Google local search. This will help users find all the local and mapping information they need in one convienient location.

With the merge of Google Local and Google Maps, users can find their desired location, and everything close to it, all within one […]