Google My Business SEO
Google My Business SEO
What is Google My Business SEO?
According to Google, Google My Business or GMB is: a free and easy-to-use tool for businesses and organizations to manage their online presence across Google, including Search and Maps. By verifying and editing your business information, you can both help customers find you and tell them the story of your business. Google My Business SEO optimizes your map listing so that your business will be found.
What’s the Mindsaw Way to Perform Google My Business SEO?
At Mindsaw SEO we take a methodical approach to Google My Business SEO.
Complicated but simple when we set up your Google My Business profile, we take certain action steps, those steps are:
- Establish Your Google My Business Profile
- Google My Business Posts
- We Build Local Citations
Establish a Google My Business Profile:
As we’ve previously stated, a Google My Business profile is essential to local SEO. GMB is more than just filling out your business’ information. GMB SEO involves:
- Optimizing Your Images AND Video for GMB
- Remove any errors
- Help with review generation (You HAVE NO IDEA HOW IMPORTANT ARE REVIEWS)
Quite simply, a citation is a reference that links to your website that links your business’s name, address and phone number. We call that (NAP). The more citations that Google has linked to your website, the more relevant your small business is to your location. Essentially, Google uses citations when evaluating the authority of your business’ online presence.
Often some of the easiest errors occur with the Google My Business listings. Some of the simple errors we see are:
- Incorrect Phone Numbers
- Incorrect Website Listing
- Hours are Listed Incorrectly
GMB reviews can help potential customers make a quick purchase decision which can affect your bottom line. We’ve found that the businesses with the most HIGH QUALITY reviews rank higher in the Google My Business Map Pack.
Are You Ready to Boost Your Google Local Search Engine Optimization Efforts?
Google views your business as an authority, the higher your overall rankings. And we know that higher rankings equals more phone calls, which is MOST IMPORTANT to the health of your business. We know that much to be true, which is what makes Mindsaw SEO the BEST PARTNER for your Google My Business SEO.