List your business on Google My Business is necessary for every business. When people are searching for your business or businesses like yours on Google Search or Maps your listing appears right side on the Google. Which contain your business name, Website, Google Map Directions, Phone number, Address and Working hours of your business. Also, you can add photos and it contains review session to write the review about your business. Anyone can write the review and it builds the trust about your business. Which helps people to get more information about your business like contact, location etc…
The main benefit to getting listed on Google My Business is to get more visitor to your website.
Refer sample image for Google My Business Listing below.
Step by Step guide to Add your Business on Google My Business for FREE:
Go to Google My Business and click on “Start Now”
Then, you need to enter following details to get listed on Google My Business.
- Business Name
- Street Address
- Pin Code
- Main Business Phone Number
Once enter this information click on “Continue”
Next step, you need to agree Google’s Terms and Condition and click on “Continue”.
Next important step is you need to verify your business by verification code that sends by Google. You can get your verification code by either text message from Google to your mobile number that you were given or you select mail option to get the verification code in the mail. Your verification code will arrive in 1 – 2 weeks.
You can visit your Google My Business page and Add or Edit the information that you were given.
Also, you can Add Profile Photo and Cover Photo on the Photo tab. The cover image size at least in 480 width and 270 height.
Once you got your verification code from Google you need to enter it on you Google My Business account to complete the verification.
If you have Google My Business account already and need to change your existing business in the Google My Business directory, you just need to claim it and edit the existing information or Add your new business.