Google Maps Launches Place Topics (Available in Ireland & UK Too)

Google Maps just launched its Place Topics. In this article you can find a quick Q&A with the most important info about this new functionality.

What Are Google Maps Place Topics?

Place Topics are tags that summarise what your customers say about your business in their reviews.

How to Find Google Maps Place Topics?

  1. Launch the Google Maps app on your Android device, then search for a business.
  2. From the listing main navigation, select ‘Reviews’.
  3. You will then see reviews organised into tags

Who Can Avail of Place Topics?

All businesses with a ‘sufficient amount of quality reviews’ (Search Engine Roundtable, July 5th 2019) [accessed on July 9th 2019]

What Devices Are Place Topics Available on?

As of July 9th, 2019 Place Topics are only available on the Google Maps app on Android devices.

What Regions Are Place Topics Available in?

As of July 9th, 2019 Place Topics are available across the world including UK and Ireland.



Pasquale Mellone

Pasquale is Founder at, a H2H marketing agency based in Dublin, Ireland, and owner at print-on-demand ecommerce Pasquale has worked in Digital Marketing and Account Management since 2004. He currently lives in Dublin with his wife, stepdaughter and cat.