Quick Tip: Google My Business

Quick Tip Google My Business

QUICK TIPS & HINTS •

Why Claim Your Business on Google

TO HELP WITH YOUR LOCAL RANKINGS

When someone searches for a local business, Google provides what is called the 3-pack map listing. Google chooses what businesses to display based on many factors; including search relevance, distance based on location term, and prominence of your business.

Your Google My Business data feeds into Google’s map and organic search results. So, you’ll want to get control of what info Google displays.

HOW TO CLAIM YOUR LISTING

To begin, follow the steps in the link to claim and verify your listing and to have it published.

https://support.google.com/business/answer/2911778

IT’S ALL IN THE DETAILS

Once claimed…

Add complete and detailed information in all fields. It is important to be consistent across the web, so make sure NAP (name, address, phone) are accurate and up to date. Don’t forget to pick a Business Category and add any related additional categories.

Add GOOD photos and videos. High quality images will start separating you from the competition.

BUT WAIT THERE’S MORE

Google My Business has some powerful features you can now start tapping into.

Start by engaging and responding to your customer reviews. Post time-sensitive information such as special hours, special events, or introduce new products or services to grab more attention.

If you haven’t already tapped into the power of Google My Business listing, do so today. If you need help we are here to guide you. Contact us at 234-281-3233.