May 162013
 

As previously noted by Mike Blumenthal, Google effectively closed their Places support forums in all languages other than English. Obviously this situation is not perfect for users around the world, so since yesterday Google started offering email support for Places/+Local issues for users in the following languages:

And apparently the ones in Chinese (Simplified and Traditional) are still under construction.

I haven’t tested those myself yet, so I currently have no information on how much the response time is.

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  1. Great to hear. Did Google announce this furtively on the forum? I’m curious to know why they (apparently) did a 180.

    Thanks for posting, Nyagoslav!

    • They announced it on the international forums actually. You could check Mike’s post I linked to in the article for reference. I am also a little puzzled as to why they took this decision.

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