If you own or manage a “local business”, a business with a physical store front or a local service area, the new Google My Business app will help you control your business’s Google Maps listing!
Here’s Google’s hype video on the newly updated app:
Key Google My Business App Features
- Ensure business info is accurate (address and/or service area, phone number, hours, map pin location and more)
- Add photos
- Be alerted to, and respond to reviews
- Answer questions
- Post offers and announcements
- Get performance metrics
- Add videos
- Review (and reject) suggested business edits submitted by the public.
Your Google Maps listing shows on Google Maps and in Google search results, so ensuring it’s up to date is important for your business’s success.
If you own or run a small local business, you should have this app on your phone.