Google My Business Websites are on the increase, therefore Google has officially launched its Website Builder within Google My Business to assist small businesses easily create simple striking websites in just a few minutes. It’s that easy, you can create and edit your new website from your computer or your phone.
Google My Business Website
Normally with the google my business platform, users and retailers can easily list their products online. And also they can add relevant pieces of information like contact number, address and so much more. But due to increase in demand, users can now create a website via the google my business platform. And for those users who already have a website registered and up and running, they can simply add their websites.
Features of Google My Business Website
Some feature of this platform and tool include;
- It is free to use
- Users get a custom domain name (at the end with additional charges)
- It is automatically updates
- It is mobile friendly
- The site can be managed on your move phone
Take note, that one is required to verified a listing on Google My Business to be able to use the website builder.
How To Create A Google Website
To create a google my business website, follow the steps below;
- Creating a Domain with Google Website Builder – this platform and service are free, however, it is best to buy a domain with Google domains than the default URL. But if your budget is not enough still try the normal domain but it will appear less memorable to users, not appealing such as your company name.company.site.Creating your own site takes simple steps such as; including create, edit and publish, now that you choose your domain and edit, then setting your site live.
Also, to buy a custom domain, you must click ‘’ Buy a domain’ you then publish your site. The buy domain will prompt up when you publish your site. Purchase domain can also be chosen via your accounts settings menu.
Tips to Note
However, if you already have a domain name, it can be used for your new Google site. Or alternatively, you can log in to your hosting business account to choose a redirect link. Or by contacting your hosting company inform them to direct the existing domain to the Google site.
Once the redirection is complete, your existing domain must point to the URL for the new Google site. You can see your new URL website by doing the following: Return to Google’s website builder, from the menu, select website, create a new website account, in the toolbar on the left-hand side of the page, click Settings.
More Steps on How to Create Google My Business Website
- Choose an appropriate theme for your business website – you can choose the best front, and color scheme for your business branding, edit different aspects, such as description, headline, and body Content.
- Include High-quality images, Videos, and Virtual tours of your company. This includes uploading videos, pictures, and every Information you think is necessary on your website.
- Information from your GMG listing is automatically embedded – relevant information is automatically embedded from your Google My Business listings, such as business hours, contact info, Google map, and photos. It also gives vital information as needed such as special offers. Posting timely updates concerning upcoming events, new products, and special offers thereby staying connected to your customers
- Use the edit tools to customize your website – it is necessary because the earlier you learn to edit, the faster you can change things. It will help you learn more about the edit feature, and it will make your site enjoy the full benefits. When you edit your site, you can customize your design themes, photos, and text.
Finally, it is free, it does not require you to pay annual or monthly payments for web hosting. Google My Business is free. It means that if you are new in business you need not worry about the cost of web hosting.
Your customers will find your business when they search your address name, the product or service that you offer, or when they search you through Google maps. Google My Business Websites Builder is easy to create and it takes only 10 minutes.