Get More Customers by Utilizing Google My Business
Quick Tip & Check List!
To really make your Google My Business profile work for you, you must optimize it. Here are a few quick and easy ways to do that.
A Google My Business account lets you show up in search results when people are looking for you online. It’s free, which makes it an affordable marketing tool for all businesses.
Your Google My Business listing includes contact information, business hours, and other essential details. You can post updates to share that you’ve expanded services, are temporarily closed, or are fully reopened and accepting meetings. Google business accounts have strong local SEO, so the information you share will rank above other sites!
The Google My Business platform is impressive, so it is important that we take full advantage of it by setting it up correctly and utilize it to the fullest.
We want to make sure everything is up to date with your business.
Let’s double-check and make sure you’re utilizing GMB. Go over this list of 13 optimization strategies. If you aren’t sure you’re fully optimized, email us back and we will dive into your account and make sure it’s fully set up for FREE.
- Claim your Business Profile
- Complete every section of your GMB account
- Be meticulous with contact information
- Select primary AND secondary categories
- Mark off applicable attributes
- Write a complete “from the business” description
- Publish posts weekly (LinkedIn Content Works)
- Upload new photos weekly
- Answer questions
- Collect and respond to reviews
- Add your products and/or services
- Set up messaging
- Maintain your business profile
Customers are 70% more likely to visit businesses with Google My Business listings
Listings on Google are twice as likely to earn trust from customers
Google My Business reviews help build trust, too. Research finds that 88% of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations.
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