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Whether you’re just getting started or have a specific question, learn more about managing your business information on Google.


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  • How much does Google My Business cost?

    Anyone can use Google My Business for free. Really, we mean it. You can also learn more about using Google ads to help drive your business by visiting this site.

  • Does Google My Business have a mobile app?

    Yes, and it's free. You can do everything you already do in your web account and then some with the Google My Business app. Enhanced features make it easier to create a standout Business Profile on-the-go. With the app, you can:
    - Add and edit new business details directly via the Profile Editor.
    - Snap photos and enhance them with a range of modern filters, which you can then post directly to your Business Profile.
    - Create posts for new offers, updates, and events.
    - See who is interacting with your Business Profile and continue the connection via the Customers tab. In the Customers tab you can respond to reviews, message directly with customers and see who follows your business.
    Get the app for Android or iOS.

  • What’s the difference between Google My Business, Google Places for Business, and Google+ Pages Dashboard?

    If you previously used Google Places for Business or Google+ Pages Dashboard to manage your business information, your account has been automatically upgraded to Google My Business.

  • Do I need Google My Business if I already have a website?

    Google My Business complements your existing website by giving your business a public identity and presence on Google. The information you provide about your business can appear on Google Search, Maps, and Google+.

  • How do I manage multiple business locations?

    If your business has ten or more locations, you can add them all at once using the bulk upload tool. Go to Google My Business Locations to upload and edit your locations. Learn more

  • Can I still use Google My Business if I don’t have a store front?

    Absolutely. Whether you’re a home-based business or a service-area business, you can list your details to appear on Google with or without an address.

  • Are the Google Map pins really sharp?

    How else are they going to stay put?

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