Google Maps in Australia tests "Sponsored Map Icons"

Google Maps in Australia gets a new feature called “Google Sponsored Map Icons,” helps local business owners promote their physical location on Google Maps via an easily recognisable logo, and therefore connect with a larger audience. “Advertisers will pay to have these sponsored map icons appear on the Map instead of a generic icon, helping […]

Google Maps in Australia gets a new feature called “Google Sponsored Map Icons,” helps local business owners promote their physical location on Google Maps via an easily recognisable logo, and therefore connect with a larger audience. “Advertisers will pay to have these sponsored map icons appear on the Map instead of a generic icon, helping to generate awareness of their locations among the millions of people who visit Google Maps every day.” If you'd like to have your business appear like this on Google Maps, please add your details to this form, notes Google.

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