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Owners and managers of listings

There are three types of users for listings: owners, managers, and communications managers. Adding users lets an owner share management of a listing with multiple people without having to share personal account information. (Google Groups can't be added as managers or owners of listings.)

Owners and managers of listings

Each listing can have multiple owners, but only one primary owner. Owners and primary owners have the same capabilities, but a primary owner can't remove themselves from a listing until they transfer their primary ownership to another user.

Business listing owner

Managers have all of the capabilities of an owner, except for particularly sensitive capabilities such as removing the listing or managing access to it.

Business listing manager

Communications managers have the capabilities of a manager, except for editing business info, starting a Hangout on Air, or managing videos on YouTube.

Business listing communications manager

Looking for owners and managers of a business account, rather than a listing? Click here.

Here's a summary of the different capabilities of owners, managers, and communications managers: 

Capability Owner Manager Communications manager
Add and remove managers    
Remove listings    
Edit business info  
Manage YouTube videos and Hangouts on Air  
Respond to reviews
Complete most other actions


Ready to add owners, managers, or communications managers? Click here.

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