Google Applications for Small Business


Coronavirus Impacts Google My Business | Google has temporarily removed some features from Google My Business. Because of limitations caused by the COVID pandemic Google has taken steps to protect the health of team members. In other words, they have more team members working from home. Therefore, some features will be temporarily limited or removed. […]


Nothing is more frustrating than having someone leave you a fake or negative review. For example let’s look at a review left on a Google My Business listing. Here are some steps to take if this happens to you. 1. First login to your Google my Business account and hover on the review until you […]

Add More Services Google My Business

Adding more services Google My Business has never been easier and only takes minutes to do. We are now seeing options in the Google My Business dashboard for certain business types. All you need to do is login to your Google My Business account and click on ‘services’ on the left side of your dashboard. […]

Create Multiple Google My Business Listings

Create Multiple Google My Business Listings for Your Professional Business If you are a professionally licensed business person, medical professional or licensed consultant operating out of one or more business locations having a physical address, you can have your own professional Google My Business Listing. Who Does This Apply To? This would include law firms, […]

Optimize Your Google My Business Listing for 2020

Would you like more views, clicks and traffic for your business? Here are some sure-fire ways to get the most out of your free Google My Business listing by following these few easy steps. LOGIN TO YOUR LISTING First login to your Google account to access your GMB listing. After login you will see tool […]

Google Marketing Kit for Business Owners

Get Your Free Google Marketing Kit! Google Marketing Kit for Business Owners offers free stickers, posters and more – from your Business Profile on Google. Show-off what makes your business unique. Create custom posters, social posts, and more from reviews and highlight your Google Business Profile on Google all for free. Kick-off your marketing with […]

Top 10 Tools in Google My Business

Do you have a Google My Business listing? If not, you should. GMB is one of the most powerful marketing tools in your online marketing arsenal. It occupies a large chunk of browser viewing space and is readily seen by people searching online. Most business owners are not taking advantage of all the interactive tools […]

Google+ shuts down accounts

Google+ is gone, shuts down April 2, 2019Google+ shut down accounts | In December 2018, Google announced their decision to shut down Google+ for consumers in April 2019 due to low usage and challenges involved in maintaining a successful product that meets consumers’ expectations. Here are the shut down details:On April 2nd, the Google+ account […]

Veteran-led and Women-led businesses on Google

Veteran-led and Women-led businesses on Google By now many of you already know about Google My Business Listing Tool for your Business. Now you can add a ‘Veteran Led’ or a ‘Woman Led’ badge to your Google my Business listing page. It is very easy to get these labels on your GMB listing. First you login […]

Website Speed Testing

Website Speed Testing | Your eyes can deceive you! Because it is hard to replicate the loading speed of your website on desktop and especially hand-held devices. You must take into account the following considerations;Your machine speed (your computer or device)ISP speed (your connection to the Internet through COX, Verizon, Comcast and others) See: The 7 […]

Your Google My Business Page does lots more that you think

Your Google Business Page. It does lots more that you think! Google has recently integrated FREE powerful marketing features to put you in touch with customers at the ground level. Let’s take a quick look at these new features. Find your Google Business Listing on desktop or mobile device. Notice there is a ‘QA section’ where a customer […]

How do I get in the Google local listings map

How do I get in the Google local listings map | In order to get your business found in a Google local map for your city requires you have a Google account. This can be a Gmail account or other Google product you have signed up for, though it is best to have a Gmail […]

How do I get Google Home to find my business?

How do I get Google Home to find my business? | Google Home or Google Home Assistant finds applicable or useful information based on what a person is asking. Google uses a number of search factors based on queries made over mobile voice search (Ok Google Now) and manual search queries entered in the Google […]

Google Assistant Beyond Search

Google Assistant Beyond Search | With ‘Actions on Google Now’ it’s possible to bring your services to the ‘Google Assistant’ on Google Home. For example developers can build ‘Conversation’ Actions using Actions on Google. Moreover this platform allows you to bring your services to the Google Assistant on Google Home. Google Assistant The Google Assistant […]

Google My Business a business listing tool

Google My Business a business listing tool for getting your business seen online. If you have a Google Local Business Listing here are some things you can do to gain ground over your online competition. 1. Photos – Add as many photos as you can and a company logo. 2. Google Reviews – It’s important that […]

Google Reviews for your business

Google reviews for your business allows users, namely your clients and customers to leave you a review if you have a Google My Business page. Your Google My Business page is part of the suite of Google tools that Google provides for small business owners and can be scales to enterprise businesses. There are many […]

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