Author: Jennifer Prado

Google to Display Local Retail Phone Numbers When Location Extensions Show in Ads

Starting today, Google indicates it will show the local retail phone number when that store’s location extension shows in an ad. This may even be the case when a call extension in the campaign shows a different phone number. Such an update is about increasing the relevance of ads that feature location-specific businesses. However, this can throw a wrench in your call tracking. Find out the pros and cons here, as well as a way to opt out.