Silvio Schimke

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The 5 Golden Rules for Google MyBusiness

In my last post, you learned about Google’s local search and how important it is for small businesses. A good Google MyBusiness listing is one of the central elements of improving your ranking and position in Google’s search results.

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What is Google local search and why is it important for small businesses?

Companies that aren’t visible on search engines like Google are missing out on the huge potential to win new customers and therefore increase sales. That’s why it’s essential to optimise your website content for search engines, even for small businesses and the self-employed.

What many Internet users don’t know is that Google displays results based on the user’s location. For example, someone searching for a painter in London will get different results than the same search for a painter by someone in Manchester. From a user’s perspective, the use of their location to frame search results makes perfect sense. Most Google users are searching for local or regional businesses as the probability is quite low that someone from Newcastle wants a painter in Brighton.

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