Blog categorized as Google My Business

Google Launches ‘More Hours’ Feature for Google Business Profiles

06.25.20 04:48 PM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)
Google Launches ‘More Hours’ Feature for Google Business Profiles
If you’ve been in your Google My Business (GMB) dashboard in the last 30 days, you may have noticed a new feature called ‘More Hours’ now showing in the INFO section of your profile. Launched on May 13, 2020, and positioned right below your regular Hours section, More Hours helps your business commu...

A Guide To Updating Your Google My Business Profile In Times Of Crisis

05.25.20 04:12 PM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)

One of the most important things you can do if your business is affected by any emergency, whether it’s local or national, is to update your business information on your Google My Business profile. This will offer searchers the most accurate and updated information about your business regarding ho...

How Many Places on the Internet Does Your GMB Listing Show Up?

07.10.18 09:05 PM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)

The internet and the way people interact with it changes everyday. It seems like such a short time ago that I was logging in through a dial up modem listening to the screeches and squelches as the connection was being made. I woul...

Google My Business Feature Update: Add A Business Description

06.16.18 04:46 AM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)

 Google adds new features to the Google My Business Dashboard all of the time and many appear without any notification whatsoever. I am in and out of the dashboard multiple times per day and I am even surprised by the amount of changes and new features be...

How to Pick the Right Additional Categories for your Business

05.10.18 10:18 PM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)

One of the first steps in setting up a Google Business Listing is choosing the primary and additional categories of a business. These categories give Google a starting point to begin to add the business listing into local search base...

Optimizing Images for Google My Business

04.08.18 12:59 AM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)

How often should you add images to your listing? 

Everyday. Well, that's a bit too much, but frequency really does matter. If you need a definite answer I would say no less than 1 photo per month. By taking advantage of the Advanced Online Insights analytics tool we can see that when an image i...

Get More Reviews on Your Google My Business Page

10.02.17 02:28 AM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)

Reviews are the heart of your Google Business Listing.

They allow potential customers to see how you perform among your peers and competitors. They can make or break your online reputation. The best rule when it comes to reviews is more is better.

Create a link for customers to write reviews.