Tips to Boost your Business Listing on Google

Tips to Boost your Business Listing on Google

Google has made a clear attempt to localize its searches over the past couple of years to show users a list of related businesses in their area when they search for a particular product or service.  This makes it especially important for businesses to make sure that they not only have a Google Business listing, but also that their listing is accurate and easily found on Google though local search.  The majority of local searches, around 80%, are done by users on mobile devices and studies have shown that mobile users that conduct local searches are much more likely to respond to the Call to Action.  In order to capture more local search traffic with your Google business listing, you can improve your listing with the following tips. Maximizing your Google My Business Listing The first step to getting your business noticed on Google Local is to create a business profile in Google My Business.  This listing must be complete and accurate so that you show up in relevant local searches and users can locate your business in Google Maps.  Whether you have a Google My Business account that needs to be updated or your company is creating a whole new profile, make sure you complete the following to maximize your Google business listing. Complete and Accurate Information The information on your Google My Business profile should be accurate about the products or services you offer, where you are located, and how users can get in touch with your company.  Choosing the right category is important for attracting traffic from relevant local searches and you should always update the...