Stars in Google Local Search - Bookmark a Business

Google announced this week that they are rolling out stars in local search.  You may already be familiar with the concept from normal Google search results, and today's popular browsers.  You can customize future searches by bookmarking, or starring, the exact result you are looking for.  If you are like me, you will find it very handy for repeat searches for the same business.

Google Maps Search with Stars

As you can see, each business listing is armed with stars. Now if you frequent a restaurant that you visit often, and you want quick access to in the future, you can now star this feature. To make it even more handy, its accessible via Google Mobile, in fact its the first option you see under local:

Google Local Stars

As Google continues to improve their local search system, a verified Places profile becomes more important by the day. Have an expert here at EZlocal help you out, check out our Google Maps Management plans.