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How To Add Your Blogs / Business To Google Maps

This tutorial will be very much helpful for business person as well as bloggers those who want to list their business/blog on Google Maps. In this tutorial I will show you how you can add your business to Google Maps. Before proceeding to the main steps here I would like to give a brief intro of Google Places.

What is Google Place

Google Places are official places for business where companies are listed. You can also say Google Places are local listing of local business so that customers can easily find out desired business address, phone numbers on Google Maps. When local searches are conducted for a business, Google Places listing regarding that business should comes up first. Google Place if completely free for everyone.

Why Google Places

The main objective to add your business on Google Maps or Google Places for Business is that your blogs or businesses have the potential to appear high in the search results, even if your website doesn't show up in the regular search results. If you have a business or blog then definitely you want to increase your revenue. But how could you earn more from your business. To earn more, more traffic will be require. Once your business is listed on Google Maps then definitely you can get some extra traffic and it can increase your earning also. There are many blogs and businesses are listed on Google Maps. And if you want to display yours then you need to add your business to Google Places For Local Business

But there is a question how could you add your blogs or business to Google Maps? Definitely there are some rules which you will have to follow. You have to provide some information to Google so that they can  review your application and list your blogs or business on Google Maps. Otherwise, you can't.

Once your blogs or business is listed on Google Maps anyone can view the place of your blogs or business and easily get the address of your blogs or business an as well you will draw extra traffic to your blogs or business. Let's enter to the new panorama of Google. Here I will provide step by step guide to list your blog or business on Google Maps.

Steps To Add Your Business To Google Maps

Step 1 Visit  Google Places For Local Business  and sign in with your existing Google account. If you don't have a Google account then create a new account.

Step 2. Click the gear icon located right side of top corner and just below your profile picture.

Step 3 Click Add a listing and fill all the necessary fields. If you don't get anything then type your blogs or business name in the search box and hit Enter on the keyboard. If you don't see your business name then click Add your business.

Step 4.After that a form will appear. Now fill the form carefully and after that click Submit button.

Step 5.  After submitting your information Google will need to verify that is an authorized listing either by phone or address verification. Phone verification can be done immediately just after submitting the information, while address verification requires Google to mail you a postcard which may take 2-3 weeks. Once Google verify the authorship of the business within 24 hours you will be able to see the business on Google Maps. 

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