If you have multiple listings and want to schedule photos consistently, you'll love the dbaPlatform photo tool. Schedule your photo uploads; spend a few minutes uploading by batch and you're good to go for months. The more locations you manage, the more time savings you'll experience.
Bonus: Geotags are appended AUTOMATICALLY to every photo. The EXIF editor allows you to edit metadata with keywords to better optimize photos for SEO.
Never miss a weekly photo upload again with the photo scheduler from dbaPlatform. Schedule photos to publish any day of the week in over 38 different time zones.
The Photo Optimizer adds keyword and relevant data to over 20 EXIF fields to increase your visibility in search results.
The photo tool automatically pulls in location data from your Google My Business profile and attaches it to your photo metadata.
No more manually signing into each Google My Business profile to manage photos! Whether you have 1 location or 10,000, upload and publish photos with a single click.
As a brand manager of a global real estate company, Roger needed to cut the hundreds of hours of administrative work his team spent uploading photos to 10,000 Google My Business profiles. With locations in 10 different countries, Roger’s team had to ensure each profile in each region received the correct photos from the corresponding locations. His team spent endless hours manually signing into each profile and uploading photos.
With dbaPlatform, Roger and his team can easily schedule photo uploads to thousands of locations with a single click-- and those photos are more powerfully optimized than his team could have managed. Thanks to the filtering options available with the Multi-Location Photo tool, Roger’s team was able to organize their 10,000 profiles into separate tags based on region allowing them to upload geo-targeted content to their relevant country with a simple one-click solution.
By reducing the amount of time his team spent uploading photos to Google My Business, Roger was able to increase revenue and reduce overhead, all while boosting the local search rank of his locations with consistent photo uploads.
Linda and her staff at Star Media were brand new to Google My Business and the Local SEO space. Through online research, she discovered that Google rewards profiles that provide consistent and fresh photo content. After all, consumers prefer visual information.
However, there were a lot of optimization processes her team struggled to understand. What size should photos be? What is EXIF data? How do we geo-tag a photo? Do we have the time to do any of this?
dbaPlatform’s Photo Publisher offered a tool for each of Star Media’s questions. The Image Cropper allows her team to quickly edit photos directly in the dashboard. The Geo-Tagger automatically pulls in location data from the GMB profile and add it to the EXIF data of the photo. The Keyword Optimizer allows her team to directly edit metadata with keywords that are relevant to her clients. Finally, the Global Time Scheduler lets her team schedule out months upon months of content in a fraction of the time it takes to manually post to a Google My Business profile.
With the Photo Publisher tool from dbaPlatform Star media went from GMB newbies to local SEO gurus automatically.
Overall: The tool provided by DBA is amazing! It gives us the ability to enhance our photo meta data with targeted keywords and geo tag our office location. The team at DBA has done a great job of coaching us on how to get the most out of the tool and the cost is minimal. We use multiple products in the DBA platform but the Photo Optimizer is unlike anything we have seen in the market. Great job DBA!
dbaPlatform's Google My Business Photo Optimizer is not only a masterful time saver but also features several additional benefits such as:
dbaPlatform offers an a la carte pricing model, so you only pay for what you use. Activate the photo tool and get unlimited photo uploads for as little as $1/month per location.
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Descriptive data (meta data) in an image file that includes the date the photo was taken, description of the photo, location of the photo, descriptive comment of the photo, and more.
Changing the order of appearance for Google My Business Photos is not an exact science, but here's a one-minute video giving you some tips on best practice:
Google’s main goal is for the digital world to replicate the real world. Having high quality photos on a Google My Business profile that show the interior and exterior of your business or that showcase the personality of your employees are great ways to achieve this. Photos are also very effective in building trust with potential customers. Google recognizes this and rewards businesses who add great photos compared to businesses who do not.
Absolutely, the beauty of our photo tool is that with the click of a button you can input the story of the image. This allows Google to read the footprint of your image.
The dbaPlatform Photo Tool pricing is just $1 per location, per month if you sign up for one year of service, and $2 per location, per month if you’d like to remain on a month-to-month plan. You can learn more about dbaPlatform pricing here.
Google encourages weekly posting as that is the timeframe that a normal post will expire. We follow a weekly schedule for that reason.
It is always better to use your own images rather than stock images. Google can recognize stock images because they have been used on many websites. This means that Google has already associated information with the photo which does not always support the information for your business.
There is no direct ranking benefit to adding a 360° view onto your Google listing. What it does do is potentially increase the engagement on the listing, which is a ranking factor. 360° views can make a difference for user trust however. If highlighting a new office or location is the difference in getting new customers, then it may be worth the investment.
Download the 2-page Optimizer Checklist jam-packed with more than 30 optimization tasks to ensure you're doing everything possible to beat the competition and improve your Google My Business listing. Our gift to you, this is the same list our Pro Services team uses to get fast results.