Tag Archives: Verification

Google Business Profiles Posts Video Verification Troubleshooting & FAQs

Google has posted a list of troubleshooting and FAQs around the Google Business Profiles video verification method. As you know, you can verify your business in Google Business Profiles through a number of methods, from snail mail to video verification and Kara from the Google Business Profiles team posted some troubleshooting and FAQs for the […]

Meta Expands ‘Meta Verified’ Verification Subscription Program to Customers within the UK

Despite implementing some changes to its original plan for Meta Verifiedits subscription program that enables users to purchase a blue checkmark on Facebook and Instagram, Meta is expanding availability of the scheme to the UK, with UK users able to apply from this week. Meta launched the initial stage of Meta Verified with users in […]

Google Ads Testing Gold Verification Badge / Label

Google Ads is also testing a gold verification badge or label in the search results. We saw a blue verification label and then a blue badge style label and now we are seeing the label in gold. This gold style was captured by Alex Kubica, he posted this screenshot on Twitter: As a reminder, this […]

Google Testing One other Ad Verification Badge Fashion

A couple of weeks ago, we spotted Google testing a verified Google Ads badge in the Google search ads snippet. It was a round blue icon, this one is more of a badge or shield-shaped verification icon, but also in blue. Here is the old one we spotted: Here is the new one from SaadAK […]

Elon Musk Provides Update On Who Will Keep Blue Tick—Ahead Of Twitter’s Looming Verification Rollback

Elon Musk Provides Update On Who Will Keep Blue Tick—Ahead Of Twitter’s Looming Verification Rollback [unable to retrieve full-text content] Twitter proprietor Elon Musk on Friday gave additional particulars on which customers would preserve their blue checkmarks as soon as the platform begins revoking legacy verified badges in April, a much-maligned transfer purportedly designed to […]

Paid Verification On Social Media Is Turning into Extra Accessible. What Can You Count on From It Shifting Forward?

Remember when having a verified account on social media was a dream for most influencers and creators, and a “must-have” for brands to testify their authenticity? Well, this dream now has a price and can be purchased by anyone on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Since it first appeared on Twitter in 2009, the blue mark […]

Google Search Console Verification Does Not Affect Your Rating In Google Search

Gary Illyes of Google said in the Google SEO office hours from yesterday that verifying your website in Google Search Console won’t impact your Google Search indexing or ranking whatsoever. Gary said, “Having your site verified in Search Console or changing the verification code and method has no effect on indexing or ranking whatsoever.” John […]

Microsoft Advertising Verification Required For Financial Services Advertisers In UK

Microsoft announced that if you do financial service ads in its network, like on Bing Search, in the UK, you will need to be verified in early 2023. “Starting early 2023, we’ll allow only advertisers duly authorized by the UK Financial Conduct Authority ( FCA) to present regulated financial promotions in the UK,” wrote. Advertisers […]