Looks like another test for Hotel listings in the local knowledge panel, this time we have a full-width image carousel that you can swipe for more images and the price data in a ribbon on the top right.
Google Posts is a feature that allows people and businesses to create content directly on Google which appears highly ranked in Google search results for their brand query. Once you add it via GBM, the post is visible immediately.
Check your Google My Business dashboard and click on Post to add your content. If you don’t see the option try requesting for access here. I did that a while back and I have the option in my GMB dashboard.
According to Gary Illyes Google doesn’t care much about page speed anymore…unless it’s mobile page speed and they are reworking how they measure page speed for mobile and it will be a ranking signal with mobile first index.
The website produced resides at business.site and while it creates a default URL (yourbusinessname.business.site here is a sample site) there is an option to easily change the default URL or to buy your own domain for the site directly from Google. More documentation available here.
In a recent Google Webmaster Central office hours hangout John Mueller mentioned that if you plan to migrate from m. sites to a responsive site it is better to do it now. This migration will take longer to process after the mobile first index is launched.
Google AdWords is testing a new dramatic style of AdWords ads on mobile, and these are a new image carousel style that are extremely eyecatching within the automotive vertical. They feature a large image carousel, sitelinks and the ad title and URL.
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