Your roofing website is the anchor of your online presence. From that anchor, online marketers can implement content marketing, website design, and other search engine optimization techniques that enhance search visibility and generate leads. Another strong aspect of your internet presences is online mapping. Incorporating Google Maps location data helps nearby consumers locate and identify your roofing business. In contrast, the absence of this location data gravely endangers your online presence and ability to generate leads. At Roofing Webmasters, we ensure that your Google Maps listing is claimed and optimized, which provides the following advantages:
- Customer Interaction: Maps is a great way to interact with nearby customers
- Free Promotion: Maps is a free service, in which any business can claim and optimize their data
- Mobile Friendliness: Map listings are particularly useful for mobile users who have location tracking enabled
- Search Visibility: An optimized Maps listing can appear on Google SERPs
Roofing Webmasters takes local SEO very seriously. In 2018, local search visibility, or lack therof, makes or breaks entire business models. We also understand that resources and time are limited for contractors running a full time roofing business. It is for this reason that we offer local mapping services which will alleviate the stress of marketing labor and uncertainty, while establishing visibility online. Are you ready to optimize your roofing company for local mapping? Give us a call today at (800) 353-5758 for Google Maps listing optimization for roofing companies and contractors.
How To Add Your Business to Google Maps
You might be wondering, does my roofing company really need Google Maps? In this case, you are asking the wrong question. Try reframing your thought process and altering the wording of your question to something like; does Maps help my roofing company generate more leads, and if so, how do I go about setting it up? When used in collaboration with Google My Business, Maps can absolutely increase lead generation. As far as how to set it up, review the process below:
- 1. Open Google Maps: Sign into Google on your computer and visit Google Maps
- 2. Find Your Location: Zoom into the map where your business location is, and click “send feedback”
- 3. Add Your Business: Click “add missing place” and drag the marker to the aforementioned location
- 4. Complete Information: Add any relevant business information and click “submit”
One important thing to note is, Google Maps provides a valuable backlink to your roofing website. When customers come across your Maps listing while looking for a roofer in your area, they are more likely to click on your website and see what you are about. Google Maps marketing is an easy and effective way to gain more visibility, attract clients, and improve search engine rankings. Roofing Webmasters is here to help those priorities become a reality. Looking to incorporate Google Maps into your SEO and internet marketing strategy? Call us at (800) 353-5758 today.
How To Optimize Your Google Maps Listing
Google Maps works in collaboration with Google My Business. At Roofing Webmasters, we offer Google My Business optimization as part of our internet marketing services. In addition to claiming and verifying your business on Google, we will do so on Yelp, Better Business Bureau, and other citation sources throughout the web. As is the case on each of these listings, NAP consistency is imperative, not only for search visibility purposes, but so that consumers are never confused about conflicting business information.
Google Maps location data can be incorporated on other areas of the web. For example, your map listing can be shared on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. In 2018, mobile marketing is more important than ever before, and we with most consumers possessing location tracking devices on their person at all times, matching them with your company should be a top priority. If you lack the time or resources necessary to establish your local search visibility in 2018, call Roofing Webmasters at (800) 353-5758. We will claim and optimize your Google Maps listing!