Can you merge Google my business pages?

By: Elias BenihiaUpdated: December 16, 2020


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If you are not the owner of both listings, contact Google My Business so they can merge the two listings. Contact Google via Twitter or phone: @GoogleMyBiz or 1-844-491-9665. If you are the owner of both listings and only one listing is verified, select the unverified listing and click Suggest an edit.

In respect to this, how do I merge two Google business pages?

2 Listings for the same business at the same address or different addresses
  1. If they are both verified, you will first need to contact Google My Business (GMB) to get ownership of both before they can be merged.
  2. If only one is verified, go into Google Maps and pull up the unverified listing.

Similarly, how do I remove my old business from Google?

Delete a location group
  1. Sign in to Google My Business.
  2. On the location group/business account you'd like to delete, click the three dot menu icon , then click Delete.
  3. Click OK to continue.
  4. Review the information on your screen.
  5. Click Delete account to permanently delete your location group/business account and all of its data.

How do I verify my business on Google without an address?

Creating a Google My Business Account Without a Specific Location
  1. Step 2 – Enter Your Business Name. Enter the name of your business and click 'Next'.
  2. Step 3 – Tell Google You Don't Want to Display an Address. Ensure the 'No' option is checked because this will tell Google to hide your address.
  3. Step 4 – Tell Google Where you Serve Your Customers.
  4. Step 5 – Verify Your Business.

How do I change the primary owner of my Google business page?

Transfer primary ownership of a location
  1. Sign in to Google My Business.
  2. If you have multiple locations, open the location you'd like to manage.
  3. Click Users from the menu.
  4. In the window that appears, scroll to the name of the user you'd like to transfer primary ownership to.
  5. From the dropdown menu on the right-hand side of their name, select Primary owner.


How do I verify my business on Google?

  1. Sign in to Google My Business.
  2. Choose the business you'd like to verify, then click Verify now.
  3. Make sure you can directly answer your business phone number to get your verification code.
  4. To have the code sent to your phone via automated message, click Verify by phone.
  5. Enter the code from the message.

How do I permanently delete a Google business listing?

Steps to Delete a Google My Business Listing
  1. Sign in to Google My Business.
  2. On the account, you want to delete, click the three-dot menu icon, and click Delete.
  3. Click OK to continue.
  4. Review the info on your screen.
  5. Click “Delete account” to permanently delete your business account and all of its data.

What happens if I delete my Google business account?

To clarify, "you'll no longer manage it" means that the listing is removed from your GMB dashboard only. You won't see it listed in GMB when you log in. Once a Google My Business is created, there is NO WAY to remove it or hide it.

Why is my business showing as permanently closed?

When a business moves, Google instructs them to just update the address in their Google My Business dashboard. Also, businesses who don't claim their listings via Google My Business would end up with a listing marked closed, since the Map Maker rules say to close a listing when a business moves.

How do I get something removed from Google search?

Enter the URL (web address) of the page that has the outdated content you want to remove. Select Request removal. If you see the message "We think the image or web page you're trying to remove hasn't been removed by the site owner," follow the onscreen steps to give us more information.

Can I remove my business from Google reviews?

In fact, you can't turn off Google reviews. Google my Business reviews are in place to allow anyone with a Gmail account to leave a review for your business. So if you're worried about your reputation, the answer is simply to actively collect more Google reviews from your customers.

How do I remove my name from Google search for free?

To speed up the removal process:
  1. Access Google's public removal tool.
  2. Choose “New removal request”
  3. Enter the URL of the page you'd like removed from Google.
  4. Then do one of the following:

Can I remove my business from Google Maps?

Removing a Business Listing on Google Maps
Go to Google Maps and find the location. Click “Suggest an edit” Mark the location as “Place is permanently closed or has never existed” Choose the reason.

How long does it take to remove a Google business listing?

It takes about a week usually to claim the listing, and then hiding the address would be immediate. Can your business get to page 1 of Google in 24 hours?

How do I log into my Google business account?

Sign up for Google My Business
  1. On your computer, sign in to Google My Business.
  2. Sign in to your Google Account, or create one.
  3. Enter your business' or chain's address.
  4. Choose if you want your business location to appear on Google Maps.
  5. Search for and select a business category.

Why is my Google business not showing?

The most common reason why your business isn't showing up on Google Maps is because your business lacks location authority. If your GMB listing (location) lacks location authority, you will have to be in close proximity or standing directly at your business location to appear in Google Maps.

Can two businesses have the same address on Google?

In general, Google will allow two listings for the same address under only a couple of circumstances. If there are two different businesses providing services that are different than each other, then there is no problem as far as Google is concerned.