Google For Business is an essential tool to make sure people searching for your business get the most relevant information when they search for your business on Google Search and on Google Maps. Here is a walk-through on how to set up Google for Business. 

Watch this brief video about Google for Business https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2z9SPWHdj3s

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Step 1 - Find your Business on Google

Click to https://www.google.com/business/ and click the Sign Up or Get on Google link. On the Maps page, search for your business. If you can't find your business in the search, click 

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 Find your business on the map or if it's not on Google click to Add Your Business.

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Step 2 - Update Your Flower Shop's Information

Update your profile with address, hours, description, category (florist, gifts, etc.) and a description of your business, including the towns to which you deliver. 

Make sure to add some beautiful photos (high quality only!) of your beautiful arrangements.

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Step 3 - Manage Reviews

Check out any existing reviews. If you don't have any reviews, have customers and friends review you immediately.

If there are any negative ones make sure to write a gracious reply. You may want to mention a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee or similar. Make sure to check back on these reviews every few months to ensure you have a 4 star rating or above. 

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Final Result - A beautiful, helpful profile on Google

 

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