Creating Articles for Google My Business


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Digital Marketing Hotseat Podcast

Season 01 Episode 28

Creating Articles for Google My Business

Are you looking into new ways to increase your visibility and online presence? Then, join us as we share how to create articles for Google My Business, with the aim to increase your chances of showing up on search results.

What Topics Do I Write for Google My Business Articles?

The first step in writing articles is to identify what topics to write on. Mark shares why it's advisable to start by writing about frequently asked questions you get from your clients. In addition to writing articles, you can also add new products, upcoming events, and any offers you have on your Google My Business.

Photos and Videos for your Google My Business Articles

Lynn talks about the importance of adding photos and videos of your services and products to your articles on Google My Business. The images or videos you add should always relate to the article content. We also discuss if it's necessary to use professional photographers to take your photos.

Proofreading and Editing your Articles

It's common to find mistakes when writing online articles. This is why it's crucial to have your articles written professionally? We give out some tips on proofreading your articles and free tools to help you edit your articles.

Posting your Article on Google My Business

We will give you a step-by-step guide on posting your articles and photos once you have them ready. On some occasions, your article might get rejected. Find out some tips to get your article accepted after an initial rejection. For most articles, you're good to go once they are posted. Google My Business articles are a great way to add more SEO to your website.

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