Evoke German Kitchens

Google Street View Trusted ~ Virtual Tour of the Month October 2016

Evoke German Kitchens

This month we feature Evoke German Kitchens as our tour of the month

Evoke is a family business run by father and son duo, Colm and Declan Furlong.

Based in Waterford, Ireland they specialise in design, supply and installation of exceptional quality German and traditional Irish hand-crafted kitchens.

Whilst navigating through their beautiful showroom via their Google Street View Trusted tour every step you take you feel transported to different styles of interiors. They really show off the wide range of design they can provide to their customers, suitable for all tastes and preferences.

From the traditional to modern contemporary, their virtual tour allows you be inspired before paying their showroom a visit.

To have a virtual tour of your business featured on Google Maps and Google search Get in Contact today!

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Possum Algorithm Update

Have you noticed a change in your position in Google search lately?

Google are currently A/B testing some changes to their ranking signals, it seems the main purpose of the change is to diversify the local results and prevent spam from ranking in Google search.
Various factors are believed to be affected including city limits not playing as an active a role in search, the update of using IP address locations to serve more tailored local results to users and
it now appears that in some cases, a small change in keyword order can shift 3-Pack SERP position.
To find out more about these changes and what it could mean to your business Click Here

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360 Agency’s John M Lynch Wins Lumen Prize

The Lumen Prize celebrates the very best art created digitally. As a not-for-profit social enterprise their goal is to focus the world’s attention on this exciting genre through an annual competition, a global tour and associated activities including workshops, seminars and special events.

Much more than a competition, Lumen is dedicated to building a movement around digital art, providing a network and opportunities to its longlisted and shortlisted artists, as well as the winners.

“Lumen is where technology & art, research & practice; thinking & creation all come together.

This year our very own John M Lynch scooped the award Lumen Prize Web Based Award for his work alongside Sylvia Grace Borda (Vancouver, Canada) of Farm Tableaux.

Farm Tableaux marks the first known and on-going artwork created specifically for Google Street View. Farm Tableaux illustrates food culture in a way that moves us beyond lifestyle magazines and TV reality shows.

The images of Finnish farming and food production captured in Farm Tableaux reflect the on-going realities of farm work from field labour to food processing. Each of the various scenes have been produced collaboratively with food producers and in a unique partnership with Google Trusted Photographer, John M Lynch.

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Where does your virtual tour live within Google

Where does your virtual tour live within Google

Ok so you have invested in a  Google Street View Trusted tour (virtual tour) now where does your tour live and how do you access it within Google.

Your Google Street View Trusted tour (virtual tour) is housed within the Google eco system in various places, in Google Maps and Google Search. Let’s look at how to use both Google Maps and Search through Desktop and mobile devices.

Starting with mobile devices on a mobile device you will require the Google Maps App.

Once you have this downloaded open the app and search for your business, scroll down and click the first image were you will see the 360 icon and you will then be able to view your tour. Screen Shot 2016-09-26 at 11.23.01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To use Google search on your mobile device you must first of all install the Google Search App. Once installed open the app and search for your business, scroll down and click more about scroll down again and click the first image, you will then be able to view your tour.

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If you are searching using the Google Chrome App, search for the name and address of your business click the More About and then ‘See Inside’ on the first large photograph, this will then take you into your tour.

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On a desktop device you can view via Google Maps or Google Search.

In Google Search, search for the name and address of your business. Your business should then appear on the right hand side in what is called The Knowledge Graph. The Knowledge Graph is how Google enhances its search results.

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The information you put into Google about your business then feeds their massive database of facts and relationships. That information then appears at the side of search results in a ‘Knowledge Graph’.

Click the middle box which is labelled ‘See Inside’ this will then take you directly into your virtual tour.             Untitled-page-001 (2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To find your tour in Google Maps, firstly open Google Maps on your desktop search for the name and address of your business.

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Then scroll down to where you can see three photos then click on the photo nearest to your left with the 360 icon. 

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If its  a multilevel tour you can access the levels on the right hand side, these will be numbered Untitled-page-001 (1)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can now see the various places in which your Google Street View Trusted tour lives within the Google Eco System and how to access them. You can also house your tour on your website and Facebook, look out for our forthcoming ‘how to’ on how to host your tour on your website or on Facebook.

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Google Street View Trusted ~ Virtual Tour of the Month September2016

Tour of the month September 2016 Lucy Pittaway Lucy Pittaway is an artist living in Richmond. Specialising in pastels, Lucy creates work based on personal experiences as well as hopes and dreams for the future.

Now this high quality virtual tour has given her the ability to share her wonderful artwork by opening the doors of her beautiful gallery on Google Maps and Google search. Using her Google Street View Trusted tour you can browse her wonderful collection from anywhere in the world.

Lucy has focused her attention mainly on two collections of pastel drawings which share the same medium and love of nature and landscape but are very diverse in style.

The tour is an inspiring window of the artists work and inspires confidence in potential customers and visitors of the gallery.

Simply click on the image to step inside our tour of the month ‘Lucy Pittaway

To have your business featured on Google Maps Get in Contact today!

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Google Street View Trusted ~ Virtual Tour of the Month August 2016

Tour of the month August 2016

Welcome to the new home of Europe’s largest MMA facility, Straight Blast Gym Tallaght.

Run by former UFC star Paddy ‘The Hooligan’ Holohan with support from world renowned MMA coach John Kavanagh, SBG Tallaght is a state of the art facility that will cater for all.

What better way than to showcase with a Google Street View Trusted virtual tour

With an impressive 15,000 Sq ft, SBG Tallaght is Europe’s largest MMA facility, combining both martial arts and general fitness, in a family friendly environment

The amenities on offer need to be seen to be believed, and rival any of the world’s top MMA gyms and now you can see it with the click of a button via their virtual tour live now on Google Maps and Google search.

SBG is home to Paddy Holohan and UFC Champion Conor McGregor, as well as a host of other MMA stars such as Cathal Pendred, Gunnar Nelson, Chris Fields, Aisling Daly and Artem Lobov.

However, SBG facility is not just for elite athletes. With a range classes to suit all ages and abilities, everyone is welcome at SBG whether you’re a martial arts novice, a young professional, or an experienced MMA competitor, our gym will be the perfect fit for you.

With such a prestigious gym, standard photography is just not enough to capture the full scope with a Street View Trusted tour SBG can highlight every inch in full 360°.

To have your business featured on Google Maps Get in Contact today!

Google Street View Trusted tour of  Saltburn Farmers Marketby 360 Agency’s  SineadHampshire

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The Digital Garage Blog

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For businesses of all shapes and sizes

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The Digital Garage is for anyone who wants to improve their digital skills.

Click the link to read the latest blog containing helpful tips and video tutorials on internet marketing and website design etc

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Space That is Out of This World

Space That is Out of This World

Based in Cramlington, England Fergy Space provide short and long term storage – ideal if you are moving home, decorating or just need somewhere to store the contents of your spare room or bulging cupboards.

The team at Fergy Space decided in consultation with 360 Agency to have a bit of fun with their
Google Street View Trusted tour , the result is a series of mysterious sightings appearing in their 360° virtual tour.

We love this tour because as you can see the owners of the business, as well as our team have worked together to make the very most out of the tour experience.

They have given the viewer something fun and quirky making for a much more fun and engaging virtual tour.

Take the virtual tour to see if you can find alien life form or the hidden UFO!!!

To have your business featured on Google Maps Get in Contact today!

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Google Street View Trusted ~ Virtual Tour of the Month July 2016

Taking place on the 2nd Saturday of each month since 2008 The Farmers Market, Saltburn is now rated as one of the best Farmers’ Markets in the country!

With some of the North East & North Yorkshire’s best independent food producers comprising a mixture of regular traders and special guests.

That’s around 35 stalls brimming with the best local food, drink and artworks all set against the backdrop of the beautiful seaside town of Saltburn-by-the-Sea.

Now you can take a tour of the market before paying a visit with their Google Street View Tour live on Google Maps.

The Market has a fantastic family atmosphere and provides the opportunity to buy good local food that’s hard to find elsewhere.

A great mix of locally produced fresh and organic seasonal fruit & veg, fish, meat & game, cheese & wine, cake & fudge, artisan bread, micro-brewery beers, chocolate, cakes & biscuits, gingerbread, world street food and vegetarian specials.

Plus local arts & crafts and much more besides.

The 360° virtual tour of the market allows you to view all of the above and experience this vibrant market before visiting for yourself.

Now see what your missing and take the Google Street View Trusted tour of Framers Market in Saltburn.

To have your business featured on Google Maps Get in Contact today! /span><

Google Street View Trusted tour of  Saltburn Farmers Marketby 360 Agency’s  AlexanderBell