We don’t mean actually Google our business…
We mean why aren’t you using Google My Business for your own business?
So, what on earth is Google My Business?
It is important to have control over what pops up on Google’s search results when customers try and search for your business.
And, Google My Business gives you that power.
Google My Business allows you to manage how all your business information appears across Google including Google search and Google Maps. It helps you interact with customers by replying to comments and reviews, adding company photos and keeping them up-to-date with any company information. It also gives insight into how customers searched for your business and where they are coming from, giving you a better understanding and perspective to expand your business.
Oh, and did we mention that it’s FREE! :).
Yes, it’s free and easy to use.
Simply create an account, claim and verify your business, optimise your listing through a business profile picture, add all your company information and any frequently asked questions and lastly download the app.
If your business is just getting started in local search engine optimisation (SEO), Google My Business listing is going to rock your world. According to “I Think Media”, 62% of computer and tablet users and 72% of smartphone users search locally before visiting a store within 5 miles. When consumers search for a product or service you want to be in those top search results based on your location.
So why should you be interested in Google My Business?
Well if you’re interested in increased visibility, bettering clients’ buyer experience, directing more traffic to your front door, website and social platforms, as well as, getting free advertising, then Google My Business is a valuable platform to use.
Your Digital Marketing Partner,