Understanding Google My Business

Firstly, we handle all the scheduling and posting on local Google listings, you don’t have to lift a finger.
 
The basic package includes 16 posts per month! This translates into 4 per week per client. Of the 16 posts per month they are broken down into the 5 types of posts.
 

Google My Business became an active service in the Google suite of products in June, 2014. At that time, however, it was a very small and not particularly significant factor for online business growth. Since then, Google has increased the importance of GMB, adding features and using it on mobile devices to directly connect searchers with local businesses via zip codes. This can have a very positive impact for local businesses who use GMB as a positive tool to attract more customers.

Let’s face it, customers are searching on their mobile phones and tablets, usually looking for directions or a quick way to contact you for your services.

We see GMB as an absolutely vital component of any serious local online marketing campaign. We specialize in Google My Business management and marketing. We know how to get the most from Google My Business and help you rank in the 3-Pack

 

GMB Services 

With the addition of GMB Premium Optimization services, we’ve added yet another cutting edge local ranking tactic you can take advantage of. GMB posts are something very few businesses are doing, yet there is a significant impact, especially for local businesses in competitive spaces:

“However, what this case study does show us is that businesses that are in a competitive location and industry should use Google My Business optimizing strategies and features like posts if they want to get an edge on their competition.”

BEN FISHER – Do Businesses Really Use Google My Business Posts? A Case Study

If you are looking for a new way to entice your clients, that offers enormous potential for keyword ranking and multiplying monthly leads, take advantage of our done-for-you GMB Premium Post service.

8 GREAT BENEFITS

When it comes to GMB Premium Posts, there are many great benefits you can expect and many reasons why you should add this to your arsenal of local SEO practices.

  1. Target local audiences
  2. Gain better visibility on Google Maps and Search
  3. Add more potential for regional keyword domination
  4. Create more exposure for clients
  5. Stay relevant with the best SEO practices
  6. Cost-effective marketing addition
  7. Generate more revenue
  8. Increase your clients ROI
 

Q&A Posts

Questions & Answers have proven to create a huge difference in how people are searching for you in the local markets. We optimize the searches for the best Keywords and create custom Q&A posts on the GMB and on you website.

Review Posts

You have some terrific reviews lately on social media sites or places like Yelp or Google. Why not maximize these reviews and spread the word of how awesome your business is doing?  Through our posts, we can highlight the positive reviews even more!

Blog Posts

Our service will take a snippet of the post, highlighting an interesting portion that a viewer will want to continue to read. The beauty here is they must click the link to keep reading. You can have it linked to wherever you need, for maximum effects.

City / Local Posts

  1. Do you need to boost sales for your client in their specific location? 
  2. We use locally targeted keywords to enhance your customer’s dominance in their area and help establish more relevancy for the city.
  3. Posts are usually about events, businesses, and attractions that allure readers, but also give relevance.

Service Posts

Directing traffic to service pages is an excellent way not only to link build but also get the word out on what the business offers.

With GMB service posts we will spotlight the service with a persuasive sales copy and link to their website, generating a targeted audience that is already interested in what your clients are offering. With the addition of the call to actions, you gain even more opportunities to sell.

How often should I post to Google my business?

At a minimum, you should be posting on Google My Business once every 7 days. Many businesses post once per day, and have seen good results and improved rankings.

How long do GMB posts last?

How long do Google Posts last for? Note that Posts do expire after a week so you’ll need to keep updating them. See more info from Search Engine Land here. Google has confirmed that most Google Posts are removed seven days after they are first published.

Do hashtags work on Google my business?

Wasting precious characters on hashtags is pointless, especially when hashtags don’t help with rankings in any way. Instead, use Google My Business Posts to promote your business and what you think customers viewing your Google My Business listing would be interested in. … News or new things going on at your business.

Is Google my business shutting down?

UPDATE 10/9/18: Google announced on October 8, 2018, that it would shut down the consumer version of Google+ in August 2019. … If you’re a business owner, you should be aware of Google+ (their social network) and Google My Business (a tool that lets you manage your business’s online presence on Google).

Does Google my business work?

Google My Business 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.

What is GMB post?

Posting through Google My Business lets you publish your events, products, and services directly to Google Search and Maps. By creating posts, you can place your timely text, video, or photo content in front of customers when they find your business listing on Google.