Google Business Pages
Claiming your Google Business page is really important if you want to be found in your local market. It’s like being listed in the yellow pages online. If you unsure what I am talking about, type in attorney rapid city sd into your internet browser. A screen shot is below. The first 2 listings are Google Adwords. Then you have your Google Map with 3 Google Business Pages listed. Those business pages are very valuable for local businesses and it can benefit your business to work on getting in the top 3 spaces that show up on the first page. If you are unsure how to claim or manage your Google Business Page, we are for hire, but here are some things to think about doing and maintaining if you are going to do it on your own.
Claim your Google Business page. You should be owner of your own Google Business page. This is your business listing. You want to be in control of your listing. When companies try to gain control over your Google Business page, be very cautious. Ask yourself how will you get it back if they are the owner of your listing and are not providing good service. The owner is the only one that can move control of this listing.
Update content and images regularly. Collect Google reviews as well. We can add a button to your website to make it easy for someone to Google Review you from your site.
If you are unsure if you have claimed your business listing, go to business.google.com and see if your Google Business page is in your Google account.