How to rank 1 on Google maps in Perkasie part 3 : Extra Categories & Listing Description
Did you know you can add extra categories on your Google listing????
Yes, you can and you can add up to 5 more categories after your main category. Go to your business listing and click on Info on the left hand column. You business information should appear. Under your business name, you will find you main category. Click the small “edit” icon.
A pop up will appear like this:
Keep your main category, but start typing another category and a list will appear. Click on another appropriate category.
Click on “add another category” and repeat until you have all the 5 filled. Of course, you will have to choose what is on the list. If you can’t find find 5 categories that describe your business, then just add as many as you are able. Click apply. And you are done!
Now to the make most of your listing description……
Stay on your business page information. Scroll to business description. You can add up to 750 characters for your description. Aim for Local keywords. So instead of : Local Electrician with friendly service and great rates….change to something like: Orlando Electrician with friendly service and great rates…. use your local keywords as much as you can. Here is our example:
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So I hope you find these tips useful in helping to make the most of your Google listing. Stay tuned, next we will discuss : Embed a Google Map on Your Website.
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