Do you own a local business?
In this free course I am going to walk you through step by step everything you need to know about setting up and optimizing your Google My Business profile.
Why is this important?
Your potential customers are currently looking for you on Google! Imagine I had a plumbing emergency in my home.
I'm going to start by searching Google and I'm most likely going to be searching for businesses that are as close to me as possible.
Google will display to me 3 local business in what we like to call "The 3 Pack". This is where your potential new customers are looking for your business!
Take this course today to learn how to increase the chances of people finding your business online.
Here is what you can expect to learn from this course.
Google My Business is critical for every business. In this video I explain why.
Let's go through the Google My Business sign up page.
Here is an example page setup for Google My Bussines.
How to properly setup your business address distance.
The importance of selecting the correct business categories.
Why you should create a good introduction for your page and what to put into it.
Here is how you can tag photos manually inside of Google My Business.
Use a tool such as Picasa to bulk tag your existing photos with business location data. This will help Google better identify where you do work, especially as a service based business.
How to view insights about your business. This covers clicks, impressions, mobile phone calls and much more.
Here is an example of a fully completed profile that shows 100% complete.
In this video I explain why reviews are so important for your business.
You can respond to all reviews you get including the positive ones. This will help you rank better in the map section and show potential clients that you pay attention to your existing clients.
This is a good solution for reviews that you can use to automate the process of getting more reviews on Google and other platforms as well.
This handout can be used for handing out your customers a customized sheet of paper that includes your business logo, phone number and website asking for a review.
I run the online blog No Shame Income where I share what's working for me in the world of online marketing.
I started learning about online marketing as a way to generate additional income, I enjoy connecting with others and helping people achieve their goals.
I have experience with Amazon, eBay, eCommerce, Social Media, SEO, Affiliate Marketing, Podcasting, Lead Generation, Landing Page Design, Wordpress & More.
I have created all kinds of courses on different topics such as Amazon, SEO and starting your own Podcast.