google maps: How I Received Over 1 Million Photo Views on Google Maps - 01/03/18 10:26 AM
As a Realtor, it only makes sense to share my community and my travels with others.  I found a great way to do that is via becoming a Google Local Guide.
I take photos (inside and out) of various local businesses and community resourses in the Boise area.  It really doesn't take much time and it is fun. 
This week is starting my New Year off with a BANG on Google Maps.  I just got an email saying:
I reallly enjoy it.  I went to a new restaurant the other day and I realized they were not on Google Maps yet.  We talked about … (7 comments)

google maps: Local Guides needed for Google Maps - great opportunity for Realtors - 03/05/17 01:46 PM
Google is known for creating paradigm shifts and they are shifting again!
Remember when Google Maps changed how we used maps?  Then, they improved it adding Google Earth.  Then they added Street Views after sending camera crews down most major public streets.
What they are adding now is interior photos and more localized data.  To do that, they need people to take the time to take and upload photos, and help provide data for them to populate on their Google Maps.  They call these volunteers that upload and update data Google Local Guides.
You earn points for updating and sharing data.  As you earn points, … (31 comments)

google maps: Google Guide Surprise - I never expected this! - 03/04/17 11:54 AM
I am a huge fan of Google, and only recently became a Local Guide for Google.  I love posting my photos and helping them update data for places.  I have lived in many different countries and most of the United States of America so I thought I might as well contribute.  I am amazed that one of the photos I uploaded has been viewed 31,295 times so far and I only uploaded it seven months ago!
Today's email from Google didn't intentionally have anyting to do with me, but the photo that popped up reminded me of a place I lived nearly 40 … (9 comments)

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