If you don’t know what Google My Business is, then it’s simply a powerful tool, that allows you to be found on Google maps.
The information you submit about your business, will normally appear at the top of a search engine result. It is normally based on a person searching for a nearby business. This way of searching is dramatically growing. So its incredibly powerful if you want local clients for free.
I honestly believe for small businesses, this tool, is the most important SEO you can be involved in ready for 2020. So with this in mind, I decided to put together a guide to the most common questions I get asked about Google’s Business tool and some useful optimisations you need to implement. Finally have you ever heard of Googles free website platform? No. Well later in this article I will answer the question “What is google my business website?”.
So lets take the first part of this by revealing our main SEO strategy. Google wants consistency, honesty reliability and dependability. How does it get that? By encouraging you to be consistent with your business information. Another way Google My Business accurately grows, is by asking others to review your business.
Allowing you to add information like opening hours, address and telephone number gives Google all the accurate information it needs to authenticate your business listing. Finally Google then encourages others to verify the genuineness of your business. If all these things match up, which for any genuine honest business they should, Google will reward you with a strong presence on its local business maps.
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Strangely enough this is the biggest questions I get asked. What is google my business website? Having lost Google plus a year or more ago, Google still wants something to compete with against LinkedIn and Facebook. Google My Business website is a way of getting business to scrap going to other social medias. It keeps you on Google’s estate, so they can serve adverts. In return for giving Google information, they provide a simple platform for your website. I warn you its a very basic website. However if your budget is limited and you have a need for a basic website until your business is up and running ti might suffice.
My video below shows you where you can locate the website. Additionally discover how you can add posts and offers to it.
Yes. Google My Business is totally free to use. In fact is an incredibly cost effective way to be seen as number 1 in a local business listing. For some markets appearing at the top of Google could cost anything from £50 a click.
Google Has recently changed its interface on GMB. So you may find other video guides and websites aren’t aligned with what you see when you log in. I’ve made a video that is bang up to date to help you find the easiest way to delete your Google My Business Account.
I hope that has been a useful article and given you a boost in the right direction. If you have already added your listing on Google then that’s great news. If you haven’t done so, then now is the time. For those of you who need more help, then feel free to comment below and I will do my best to answer your questions.