Rio SEO Announces Integration With New Apple Business Connect
Rio SEO is very pleased to announce its new Apple Business Connect integration with SOCI, Yext and Uberall. This makes it easier for business owners to manage their listings in one system. The integration also allows users to search for a location or product through a variety of apps, including Maps, Maps Plus, Maps+, and the Find My Apple Business app. Using the integrated application, users can now search for locations and products, receive real-time alerts, and even find local business hours.
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Rio SEO has announced that it is one of the first companies to integrate with Apple’s new Business Connect. This new API is designed to make it easy for businesses to update their listings and place cards on the mobile platform. It also allows businesses to personalize their information across different apps and devices.
The new feature is called the Showcase and will allow businesses to showcase their most important offers in a format reminiscent of the iPhone’s “Places” feature. For example, a restaurant can highlight its seasonal menus and special offers, or an e-commerce site can showcase its new online store. Another interesting thing about the new API is that the data it sends to Apple’s Maps app is accurate.
There’s a lot more to Apple’s new Business Connect than meets the eye. While the company announces the new features, it is also upping its advertising game. With an emphasis on relevant local search results, ad targeting and the ability to track customers, it’s clear that Apple isn’t content to sit back and wait for the competition to catch up.
Rio SEO, a leading provider of local marketing automation software for enterprise brands, announced today that it is integrating with the new Apple Business Connect API. This API will provide businesses with a quick and easy way to manage their business listings across all Apple Maps applications. Using this API, Rio SEO will help businesses maintain accurate information and updates, while ensuring a smooth customer experience.
With this integration, customers can also customize their place cards in Apple Maps. By using this technology, businesses can highlight special offers, services, seasonal menus, and other important business details. For example, restaurants can display their upcoming events, while car dealers can display their services.
Businesses can claim their business listings by registering their business using an Apple ID. Once a business is verified, they can update their place cards for free. In addition, companies can publish brand-verified updates on behalf of their customers.
Rio SEO, a leading local marketing platform for enterprise brands, has announced its integration with the new Apple Business Connect. Designed to help business owners manage their listings and customize key details, this new feature is available to billions of Apple users worldwide.
The integration allows Rio SEO customers to manage their business listing information and place cards in one system, ensuring a seamless customer experience. Additionally, this integration has made it easier for businesses to take advantage of the Showcases feature in Apple Maps.
This is a good thing, because Storefronts allow business owners to highlight special offers, as well as seasonal menus and quick actions. They can also gain insight into the interactions they have with customers, such as how many times they visited the venue or made a reservation.
The new integration from Rio SEO also makes it possible for businesses to easily publish updates to their place cards on Apple Maps. Using a workflow that is similar to publishing updates to a company’s website, this new feature is able to deliver a smooth and consistent customer experience.
Rio SEO, a leading local marketing automation software company, has announced integration with the new Apple Business Connect. The feature allows businesses to control and personalize their information across Apple apps. For example, a business can update the listing or the location card. They may also show special promotions or incentives.
Rio SEO’s Open Local Platform provides comprehensive local marketing solutions for enterprise brands. It combines the power of the world’s most effective field-based targeting technologies with open industry standards and rapid deployment. As a result, the platform increases the visibility of the brand on search engines and social networks. This helps businesses to maximize online traffic and increase store visits. Whether a brand is looking to build their presence on Google or Apple Maps, Rio SEO solutions can be tailored to meet their individual needs.
Rio SEO recently announced a new module, Search for Sale(tm), which connects the online consumer experience with store visits. Offering a scalable, automated way for brick-and-mortar businesses to reach consumers, the Search for Sale ™ module is an integral component of Rio SEO’s Open Local Platform.
SAN DIEGO, Calif.–( BUSINESS WIRE )–Rio SEO, the leading all-in-one local marketing platform proven to increase online visibility for enterprise brands, today announced an integration with Apple Business Connect API. This new integration enables Rio SEO to simplify the management of local listings for its clients in multiple locations by quickly maintaining and publishing critical business information and updates to Apple Maps place cards and across Apple apps .
“We created Business Connect to provide Apple users around the world with the most accurate information for places to eat, shop, travel, and more,” said Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of Services. “Apple Business Connect gives every business owner the tools they need to connect with customers more directly, and take more control over the way billions of people see and engage with products and their services every day.”
Businesses can now seamlessly manage listing information at scale whenever a change or update is needed, including business name, address, phone number, hours, URL of the website, and more. Updates ensure a seamless customer experience with the business the moment a customer finds them in search results. Business Connect also includes Showcases, a new feature in the Maps location card that helps businesses present customers with offers and incentives, such as seasonal menu items, product discounts, and more.
“From our own research, we found 84% of US consumers say they use Apple Maps to search for business information,” said Joel Headley, VP of Product Management, Rio SEO. Recent research conducted by Rio SEO also shows that one fifth of local consumers are unlikely to visit a business with incorrect or missing business information. “The new Apple Business Connect API will allow us to more effectively maintain accurate information on Apple Maps and across Apple apps, resulting in a smoother experience for consumers and greater conversion opportunities for -marks.”
In addition to the ability to deliver updated information to the Apple Maps place card, businesses will have access to data and insights about their listings through Business Connect.
Existing customers now have the ability to nominate Rio SEO as a vendor of record with Apple allowing timely brand-verified updates to be published on behalf of the business. To learn more about the Apple Business Connect API or how your brand can get started with Local Listings through Rio SEO, visit rioseo.com/apple.
Rio SEO is the leading local marketing platform for enterprise brands. The Open Local Platform provides organizations in multiple locations with a comprehensive and seamlessly integrated suite of proven turnkey local marketing solutions that increase brand visibility in search engines, social networks, applications -maps, and more. The world’s leading enterprise brands – retailers, restaurants, hospitality, financial services, healthcare, and more – rely on Rio SEO’s innovative technology and local marketing expertise to drive motivated and measurable online traffic to websites and physical locations. Rio SEO is part of Forsta, a global leader in customer experience (CX), employee experience (EX) and market research (MR). The combined technologies of Forsta and Rio SEO enable brands to engage consumers throughout the entire customer journey from discovery to purchase to promotion. For more information, visit rioseo.com.