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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Google Trusted Stores’

It’s Now Easier To Become A Google Trusted Store

Google has made some changes to its Google Trusted Stores certification program that should make it easier for merchants to earn the badge, which can help earn the trust of people shopping from Google. About Google Trusted Stores Google first launched Trusted Stores back in the fall of 2011. Merchants were required to share data about shipments with Google to …

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Google Trusted Stores Program Gets HTTPS Support [Report]

As reported earlier this week, it was discovered that the Google Trusted Stores program was not supporting sites using HTTPS. This is rather strange considering how much Google has been pushing for sites to use it. Barry Schwartz at Search Engine Roundtable happened upon a post in theAdWords Help community from a merchant who wrote: In May, I was told that we did …

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HTTPS Sites Not Accepted As Google Trusted Stores?

Well, here’s another one of those “Come on, Google” moments. You know how Google has been pushing sites to go HTTPS? Well, people trying to get into Google’s own Trusted Store program have been rejected because their sites use HTTPS. Unbelievable. Barry Schwartz at Search Engine Roundtable happened upon a post in the AdWords Help community from a merchant who …

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Google Adds Trusted Stores To Ratings In AdWords Ads

Google announced that its Trusted Stores program is now helping to power seller ratings on AdWords text ads, and in Product Listing Ads for Google Shopping. “This integration provides shoppers with valuable information, while giving participating retailers a free and easy way to earn the ratings they deserve,” says Google Shopping group product manager Brian Marquardt. “Advertisers who display seller …

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Google Shopping & Google Trusted Stores Expand To More Of The World

In two separate announcements, Google revealed that it is expanding Google Shopping into 8 more countries and Google Trusted Stores into 3. Google launched Trusted Stores in the U.S. two years ago, but they have not gone international until now. Google started testing pilot programs in the UK and France last week, and is also introducing one in Australia. “Our …

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Google Adds Trusted Store Badges To Affiliate Network

Google announced today that it will start displaying Google Trusted Store badges next to merchants in the Google Affiliate Network in the U.S., so publishers can easily identify merchants that have the badge, and are part of the network. “The Google Trusted Stores program helps shoppers buy online with confidence,” says Google systems engineer Bill Goudie. “The Google Trusted Store …

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Google Trusted Stores Program Should Get Boost From KikScore Acquisition

Google debuted Trusted Stores last fall, and now the company has acquired the assets and patents of Kikscore to make the program better. Kikscore offers its own online trust score system, which is about to be discontinued, in favor of Google’s. Follow @KikScore KikScore @KikScore Google Acquires KikScore – Service Will Change on June 28th http://t.co/5kvdWDAe 2 days ago via …

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Google Trying ‘Trusted Stores’ Badge on Search Ads

Google has been conducting a trial run to gauge the results of tying its ‘Trusted Stores’ badge to the search ads of certain merchants and qualified advertisers. Google launched Trusted Stores last year, as a way for assist customers in locating online merchants they can trust, and made use of the badge to help consumers quickly identify those stores that …

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