The Google My Business pages (formally known as Google Places) may be a lot more important to get right than you might think.
Your business details are an element of any local businesses online marketing campaign that might drive potential customers away if left incorrect. Recently, mobile searches have topped 50% for the first time over 45%!
Google My Business is a site that may be regarded as an “extra” to many small businesses. Unfortunately for them, if the details are incorrect or left out then the business doesn’t appear for relevant searches in their respective areas.
Consistency across listings is key when it comes to climbing to the top of local searches. By claiming your listing on high-value directories such as Google, you can ensure that each citation of your business has the exact same info. It’s free to set up so there is no excuse for not getting your website sorted on Google My Business if you haven’t done so already.