How to Get Your Business Information Discovered on Google

Have you planned out your local setup on Google yet?  Google has introduced a new Schema markup support for local business phone numbers, addresses, and opening hours.  By using these guidelines, you can help searchers more efficiently find this important information about your online business.

It is very important to ensure that your customers can easily find important information about your online business on search engines.  Help your business get found quickly and easily on Google Search, Maps, and Google+ with these recommendations.

Searchers could have many different queries about your business, such as:

  • Phone Numbers,
  • Business Location, and
  • Opening Hours.

This information is typically found on your business website’s “Contact Us” or location page.  When this page is optimized, Google will be more likely to use that information for searchers looking for your business.

Specify Your Customer Service Numbers to Google

Google is making it easier than ever for customers to find company phone numbers.  National phone numbers are easily displayed for customers to contact the business when a website is properly structured.

With Google’s structured data markup embedded on your website, you can specify preferred phone numbers.  You can also indicate if the phone number is for hearing impaired, specific regions or countries, or it is toll-free. The newly released Corporate Contact markup currently supports four different types of corporate phone numbers: