Google My Business: What Every Real Estate Pro Needs to Know
By Manasa Reddigari on the MileIQ blog
Posted by: RE Technology
You may know you're open for business, but have you told your clients and prospects? Google My Business offers a simple way to boost the online visibility of your business. Read on to learn about the benefits of Google My Business and how to get started using it.
What is Google My Business?
A 2014 study by Conductor showed that 64 percent of website visitors came from organic search. This means potenial clients searching for your business in Google should be able to find it quickly and easily. That's where Google My Business comes in handy. Never again will your clients and prospects have to hunt for your business URL among random search results. They can simply search for your business through Google search or Google Maps. There, they will find a consolidated listing of information relevant to your business.
This includes the essentials like your business name, address, phone number, hours and directions. But it also includes extras like your rating among customer reviewers.