Make Google Places Work For You:

  • The most important thing when starting your Google Places is to make sure that you claim your Google Places page so that no-one else can edit your listing. Claiming your Google Places page lends far more authority to your page and is extremely important  if you really want to take advantaghow-to-set-up-google-placese of all it’s features.
  • Ensure that your business name, is correct and is a good reflection of your brand. An effective business name should immediately convey to a potential customer exactly what your business does.
  • Make sure that you include accurate, relevant information for your business and take the time to select images, videos and logos that enhance your listing and go hand and hand with your brand.
  • Be sure to select the correct category for your business, this is very important. Google Hotpot recommends businesses based on categories and, if you are a local auto repair shop, you don’t want to find your business showing up for a car rental search.