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Using your Matterport virtual tour

Congratulations! You’re probably here because you have your very own 3D Matterport virtual tour. So, now might be a great time to find out more about using your Matterport virtual tour, or as Matterport like to refer to it, your ‘digital twin’. If Striking Places Photography created your 3D virtual tour, you will already have […]

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What is a Google Trusted Photographer?

Quick links Google market share Projects and products Google Maps Business View Becoming a Google Trusted Photographer Striking Places and the Google Street View project Our services You’ve heard of Google, right?! That globally renowned search engine that allows you to find anything or any answer in a flash. Not only that, but it continues […]

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Google My Business 2020

What is Google My Business? Are you using Google My Business to its full capabilities? Find out with this article detailing all my top tips and experience for those business people who want to be found on Google and improve their visibility. From posts to insights. Here’s the low down to help you get started. […]

3D Virtual Tours | Estate Agents

3D virtual tours for estate agents If you are an estate agent and you were listening to Robert Jenrick’s government briefing on Wednesday 13th May, you probably heard him say that all viewings of properties should happen virtually in the first instance. Not quite sure what that means for your business? We’ve got everything you […]

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Facebook 360s

What’s a Facebook 360? A while ago Facebook posts were configured to recognise equi-rectangles or as they call them Facebook 360s. These images are twice as wide as they are deep. When they are wrapped around all the edges meet seamlessly. They are partly created by the process we use to create Google Street View […]

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Happy Birthday Westminster Abbey

Her Majesty the Queen Happy birthday Westminster Abbey! As you may have seen recently, Her Majesty the Queen attended a ceremony at Westminster Abbey celebrating the 750th anniversary of its rebuilding by Henry III in 1245. The building was first formed by Benedictine monks in 960.   Royal Peculiar Westminster is not your usual church but […]

A great offer from G Suite exclusively for Striking Places customers and contacts!

We are pleased to announce that as a Google Trusted Partner, we’re able to offer our contacts and clients a fantastic deal on G Suite, which is Google’s email, cloud storage and hosting platform for businesses. If you like Gmail for your personal accounts, or you’re looking for a seamless online business solution, then this […]

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Striking Places sponsors Borrow My Garden

Successful female entrepreneurs set up new business Highly successful female entrepreneur, Claire Lee, the founder of Venue Queen and Jo Hailey of Striking Places team up to provide a listing service for people wanting to enjoy festival style and outdoor events. BORROW MY GARDEN is an idea sparked by a collaborative project where Claire and […]

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Augmented reality and why your business needs to be prepared for it…

Buzz words are a wonderful thing, aren’t they? Some become commonplace phrases and sometimes we don’t really know what is actually meant by them – augmented reality, for instance. On the face of it, augmented just means making something ‘in greater size of value’ so you could be forgiven for thinking we’re talking about a […]

Product Listings, Followers and more! New updates to Google

It’s been a very exciting week for us Google Tour providers! Google has made some very awesome updates to Google My Business and associated services – and you really need to know about them! Announcement number one: Product posts now available on Google My Business This first one is a big boost for anyone looking […]

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Top 5 places to explore with Google Street View Inside

The first Google Street View Inside features in 2007 were exclusively of sites in the USA. Places like the White House were showcased so that the world could get a glimpse of what it was like to see some of the most iconic places in real life. When it rolled out internationally in 2008, the […]

Christmas Professional Profile Pic Headshot!

From only £48.56 Book your place at   Having a Christmas themed profile pic on your social media profiles (Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter & Instagram) is a great way to start conversations and increase your business reach whilst spreading a little joy during the season of goodwill. It’s especially useful for local businesses who gain customers […]

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Using your Matterport virtual tour
What is a Google Trusted Photographer?
Google My Business 2020
3D Virtual Tours | Estate Agents
Facebook 360s
Happy Birthday Westminster Abbey
A great offer from G Suite exclusively for Striking Places customers and contacts!
Striking Places sponsors Borrow My Garden
Augmented reality and why your business needs to be prepared for it…
Product Listings, Followers and more! New updates to Google
Top 5 places to explore with Google Street View Inside
Christmas Professional Profile Pic Headshot!
How to embed your new 360 tour into WordPress
Matterport at Windy Nook Cottage
KickOff@3 Walthamstow 2018
KickOff@3 Initiative
Google My Business page posts
6 Email Marketing Ideas
Announcing the Charity Ball Auction List!
Exciting Charity Black Tie Ball – February 2017
CEO Sleepout – A Night Sleeping Rough
How to Add or Claim your Google My Business Listing
CEO Sleepout London 2016
Why is Google My Business essential for all business owners?
Striking Places Summer Part Two – The BBC Interview at Westminster Abbey
Striking Places First Birthday since our Rebrand
Striking Places Summer Adventures – France, Westminster Abbey & BBC London News
HTA National Plant Show 2016
World-famous landmark Westminster Abbey gets a virtual tour
Google Street View Trusted Virtual Tour
Educational Funding Company Martial Arts Summit
Striking Places Announce Partnership with the HTA
Striking Places Sponsor MK Dons Striker Alex Revell
HTA Technology Conference
How to use Google Cardboard
North London Deli gets a 360 Virtual Tour
Product Photography shoot for Wandsworth Lighting Company
Aylett Nurseries Dahlia Field | Google Street View Trusted Tour & Overlay
Jennie & James’ Wedding | Event Photography
The Stable Yard at Hatfield House | Street View Trusted Tour
Fiona Rae Stable Yard 360 Google Virtual Tour
Carl Russell Gunmakers & Co. | Street View Trusted Tour
360 Virtual Tours at Animal Hospitals across the South East
London Osteopathy School gets Street View Inside
London-based Hammond Organ Trio through Striking Places’ Lens
Our Cottage | North London Health Food Shop 360
Ruff Mutts | London Dog Grooming 360
Integrating your Google+ Local & Google Places Pages
Google Maps Business View | Devdas Indian Restaurant
Google Maps Business View | Abbey Spice Indian Restaurant
Google Maps Business View | The Merchant Tea & Coffee Co
Google Maps Business View | Bengal Spice Indian Restaurant
Google Maps Business View | Verulamium Museum
The Benefits of a Google+ Local Page
Google Maps Business View | The Stained Glass Works
Google Maps Business View | G D Golding (Tailors)
Google Maps Business View | Rose & Crown Sandridge

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