Why should your business have a Google My Business account to promote your business? As they say,
If your business isn’t online it doesn’t exist
This can be said for business owners who don’t have a Google My Business account. As we know thousands of people use Google as a search engine to look up a hairdresser nearby, locksmith or use for urgent searches. By your business not having a Google My Business presence this can hinder customers urgently accessing your business. Or at all finding you.
There are many tools to market our business such as social media, PPC Google Ads, SEO on the website, however local search and directories can be overlooked when it comes to establishing your business online.
If you are new to Google My Business and never heard of this tool the image below can visually give a better explanation.
The Google My Business displays images, business overview/profile, location info, phone number, office hours (very important), quick links to website and customer reviews.
To wrap up! Google My Business can help you stand out from the crowd, engage with your customers and use insights, analytics to make decision and find new customers.
In summary the stats below highlight how your business can be missing out on potential customers. Putting Google search into perspective!
Not to forget Google My Business is quick and easy to set up and of course it is free of charge.
If you are interested in learning how Google My Business can benefit your business please contact us to find out more.