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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.

  • 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 with a Business Profile on Google. The information you provide about your business can appear on Google Search, Maps, and Google+.

  • What do I need to create a business website?

    Just your Business Profile. Our free website builder uses your Business Profile's information to auto-generate a simple site. You can also add photos or choose from different designs to customize your free website to your business.

  • 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.

  • How do I verify my business?

    For most businesses, verification means requesting, receiving, and reading a verification postcard from Google. You might also have other verification options. Learn how to verify your business.

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