Category: Google My Business

How to Use Google Maps to Respond to Google My Business Reviews

April 11th, 2019 by

Reviews are impactful, and how they’re handled is defining for businesses and brands. No one likes to read bad reviews. Customers can be steered away from businesses by negative feedback, and companies with poor online ratings face an uphill battle when it comes to earning new clients. When a business earns a scathing review, it’s best to respond to it and do a little damage control. Google knows this and […Read More]

How to Optimize a Google My Business Listing for Service Area Businesses

February 21st, 2019 by

Well, if you’re an avid reader of our blog here at Advice Local, you know that we’re going to talk Google My Business (GMB) listings – which have never been more important for the service area businesses out there! Service area businesses (SABs) can take many forms, but there’s one thing they all tend to have in common. More often than not, they do not have a business location, but […Read More]

Why Businesses and Brands Need to Monitor Their Google My Business Listing

February 8th, 2019 by

Businesses and brands of all shapes and sizes must claim, create and monitor their Google My Business listing. It’s about more than the name, address and phone number (NAP), but I’ll get into that in a bit. First, here’s a little story for you… Google My Business Can Build a Brand or Damage One Is Hell on Earth closer than we think? According to a student at the Hornsea School […Read More]

How to Use the Google My Business App

February 1st, 2019 by

Google My Business (GMB) is a frequent topic here at Advice Local. A fully optimized GMB listing is the key to a brand or business’ success on the web, and the experts at Google have made it even easier to update a listing, post content and interact with customers through the Google My Business app.  Navigating the Google My Business App There are many features to utilize, so we’re taking […Read More]