82% of consumers will do a Google search to find local businesses online when they are ready to buy. If your business isn’t listed in the top 3 search results, you are losing sales to your competitors who are better positioned on the Google maps results.
Case studies have shown that 96% of all searchers don’t look past Google’s First Page when searching for a local business. Consumers are using computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones to find local businesses and services like yours.
To rank high in Google Local search results, your website needs to be “wired”, or optimized, to focus on the specific search terms that people are looking for in the geographical areas you serve.
When people search Google for a product or service in their local area (neighborhood, town or city), Google displays only the top 3 companies that it deems to be the best match for that person’s search intent.
Our Google My Business experts know what it takes to get your business found and seen by customers looking to buy your products or services. We make sure that your website and your Google My Business listing details include correctly-formatted contact information, business phone number, and the correct location and directions to your business so that local consumers can find you fast online.
Google’s criteria for deciding which companies they will display in local search results is a closely-guarded secret. And, Google is constantly changing and altering its search criteria.
This is why you need expert help if you want to improve your chances of getting your business found online. Maintaining your position in Google’s Local search results is no simple task. It requires constant monitoring and maintenance to stay current with Google’s ever-shifting search algorithms.
Your business needs a properly formatted and optimized Google My Business page set up to enable customer reviews for your business in Google’s powerful search and maps infrastructure. The more 5-star reviews your customers submit to Google, the better your chances of ranking high in Google’s local search results.
Google My Business optimization can help you reach more local customers when they are ready and eager to buy your products and services. We stay current with Google’s constant changes so we can give you a competitive advantage in your local area.
If you are ready to give your business a boost in the Google local search rankings, schedule a call and request your Free Google My Business consultation.