Google My Business Posts with Images and Video Rejected Issue Alert

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Many users are reporting their Google My Business Posts are being rejected, especially post with Images and Videos.

This issue or similar has already happened a few times this year.

Possible Solution:

Check Post Policies.

Try to post only the text , to test if the issue is with the image/video.

You should remove from your text and images:

  • hashtags
  • phone numbers
  • links
  • addresses
  • emojis
  • special characters
  • all Caps
  • Inappropriate words, e.g swear words, medical procedures, etc

Use the post button to convey the action required

Update 26 January 2021 – Users still reporting this issue, Google advised is looking into it

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References:

https://support.google.com/business/threads?hl=en&thread_filter=(%27rejected%20posts%27)&max_results=40

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