google my business

If you’re looking to start a new business or if you have an existing one, dominating your local search results is key to letting people know you’re out there.

46% of all searches on Google have local intent (Google, 2018)

With almost HALF of searches returning local information, it’s essential to ensure your business is visible and accessible.

But how can you do that when you are competing with other local businesses?

Enter Google My Business!

The first step to secure a top spot in local search is to claim and verify your local business Google My Business (GMB) listing. GMB is a free online tool for businesses and organizations that help manage your digital presence.

Google My Business signals now make up 25% of the top ranking factors for Google’s local pack.

With a GMB listing, you will increase your chances of showing up in the Local Pack, Google Maps and organic rankings. Businesses that verify their information with GMB are twice as likely to be considered reputable by consumers. Your GMB listing can provide consumers with information about your business, link to your website, address, phone number, business hours, photos, and even types of payment.

It’s easy to get your GMB.

Simply go to Google My Business and start creating your business profile today!

Need help setting up your GMB list? Contact us – we’re experts!