Having a Google Business Profile (formerly Google My Business ) is one of the easiest ways for small businesses to get noticed online, in this video, Feyisayo Adeyemi, a Germany based Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)expert walks us through the step-by-step way of creating a business page o Google. This tutorial is the first of the 3-part video series on SEO for Small Businesses.
WHAT IS GOOGLE BUSINESS PROFILE
Google Business Profile helps you with the ability to list your business location on Google Maps and local search results. You can display vital information about your business, including the opening/closing times, products and services you offer, contact details or a link to your website. Google Business Profile helps you drive customer engagement across Google Search and Maps.
WHO CAN HAVE A GOOGLE MY BUSINESS PAGE
Absolutely anyone who has a business that sells products or offers services can have a Google Business Profile. Once you create a Google My Business profile, your business will start appearing more prominently in the Google Map results. It also improves your business appearing in the Knowledge Panel as well.
HOW DO I SET UP A GOOGLE MY BUSINESS PAGE?
Here is a video that explains how you can set up your Google My Business Profile page. Be the first to know when I upload a new video, subscribe to my YouTube channel here
DOES HAVING A GOOGLE BUSINESS PROFILE PAGE HELP MY BUSINESS SEO
Yes, it does, howbeit locally. A verified and optimised Google My Business profile puts your business presence at the top of search results, it can also indirectly help your website rank high