Making sure that your practice has an online presence is key to its growth and success in this modern age of digital marketing. However, the competition for page clicks has become so fierce that simply throwing your hat in the ring by setting up a company website is not enough. If you really want the online search community to take notice of your services, we at Prescription PR strongly recommend claiming your own Google My Business (GMB) listing as soon as possible.
The most significant advantage to having a claimed GMB listing is that your practice becomes more recognizable to Google itself. The vast majority of online consumers search for local goods and services by entering in a keyword that gets them closest to what they want. If you want your practice to be the place they go after completing their searches, there are two main steps you’ll have to take in making sure your page is as recognizable as possible to Google’s somewhat mysterious algorithm:
A few short years ago, it might have seemed like going the extra mile to have a claimed Google My Business listing. Today, however, it is a necessary tool for showing the crowded consumer marketplace that you care about how your practice is perceived. You want to be seen as a verified, reliable source for good information and above-satisfactory results. You want to put in the work to appear at the top of any given keyword search result. You deserve to build your practice to the best it can be, and we want to help you do it! Contact us for help setting up, claiming, or strengthening your Google My Business listing today.