Google Business Profile

How to Reply to Negative Reviews on Your Google Business Profile

Online reviews can help your business attract new customers. As people provide valuable feedback on your profile, this could have an effect on how others view your business. This said, not every review has nice things to say; you’re bound to receive both positive and negative reviews. Respond to these reviews in the proper manner…
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How to Understand Google Business Profile Insights

When you post your business listing on Google Business Profile, you receive access to Insights, which is loaded with useful information you can use to improve your reach with customers. You can see how people find your business, what happens when customers view your site, and when they’re most likely to arrive at your store…
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Getting Google Guaranteed: What’s Behind the Badge

  Google has a subscription-based model aimed at monetizing Google Business Profile (GBP) without aid from outside sources. In the pipeline since at least April 2019, Google Guaranteed certification offers small and local businesses a guaranteed profile marker that works to instill consumer confidence. The Roots of Google’s Subscription-based Service In the spring of last…
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How to Add or Remove Photos from Your Google Business Profile

Uploading pictures to your Google Business Profile listing adds professionalism and attracts customers to your store. If they’ve requested directions to your location via Google Maps, having relevant pictures on your listing may help them find you. Customers like to see the inside of businesses too, including displays that show off your products. This helpful…
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How to Connect with Google Business Profile Support

Have questions about how to manage your Google Business Profile? We all get stuck sometimes and need support to answer our questions. Google has plenty of resources available, including an active community that can help you find solutions to the problems you’re having. Here are some tips for using the Google Business Profile support page,…
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What Is Google My Business (now Google Business Profile)?

NOTE: As of December 2021, Google My Business (GMB) is now Google Business Profile (GBP). This article has been updated from the original postdate of March 30, 2021 to reflect this new name change and relevant information.    Google Business Profile is a free tool you can use to improve your results on Google Search and…
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How to Get Your Business Inside the Map on Google Search

Google offers fantastic opportunities for businesses to get noticed, recognized, and found thanks to its online directory tools like Google Business Profile (GBP), formerly Google My Business, and Google Maps. More and more, local searchers are using Google to look up businesses in their area for information they need quickly and conveniently.  The majority of…
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5 Local SEO Tips for Nonprofits

NOTE: As of December 2021, Google My Business (GMB) is now Google Business Profile (GBP). This article has been updated from the original postdate of December 1, 2020 to reflect this new name change.    Everyone knows that marketing is disruptive—it’s meant to be. It’s designed to pull you away from whatever you’re doing, and…
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Optimize Your Google Business Profile Listing Like a Pro

NOTE: As of December 2021, Google My Business (GMB) is now Google Business Profile (GBP). This article has been updated from the original postdate of March 12, 2019 to reflect this new name change and relevant information.    Why Have a Google Business Profile Listing? Having a Google Business Profile listing is where the most…
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How to Reply to Positive Reviews on Your Google Business Profile

NOTE: As of December 2021, Google My Business (GMB) is now Google Business Profile (GBP). This article has been updated from the original postdate of November 11, 2021 to reflect this new name change and relevant information.   Google Business Profile (GBP), formerly Google My Business, allows you to respond when people leave positive or negative reviews….
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