Google My Business: How it can help your digital reach

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  1. What is Google My Business?


What is Google My Business?

Google My Business is Google’s answer to local search. It’s a map with business listed on it and underneath it.

It pops up when people search for restaurants, lawyers, laptops, cranes.

This happens quite often and you need to pop your business on Google My Business by signing up for a free account.

Google My Business (GMB) isn’t for all types of business. You need to have a physical location – and Google will send a letter to that location as a means of verification.

Who should get an account?

If you have a

then you should get one.

If your business doesn’t have a premise that people can visit such as an ecommerce business, then you can’t get one.

Good things about Google My Business

  • Its appears before organic search results.
  • It’s another way to validate and legitimize your business.
  • You can drive traffic to your website.
  • You can get a free website too
  • It helps with SEO