In the recent past, Google has made it easy for businesses to enhance their online visibility. As a result, they have created Google My Business. It is also commonly known as Google Maps listing. The service is essential because they help bring visibility to a business as they show up on search engine, search results. To help your website increase Google My Business reviews, just add a link to your site.
Here are the steps:
Step 1: Browse the “Place ID” Lookup Tool on Google
First, log into your Google My Business account. From there, locate your Place ID. Google’s Place ID Tool helps you find the unique identification code that is specific to your business. Typically, the unique code is what Google uses in their maps to differentiate you from other businesses within your locality.
Step 2: Enter Your Business Name
Enter the location of your business in the search bar will appear at the top of the map. This is where you enter your business name. Ensure you enter whatever your Google My Business name has listed. In case a business is already listed with Google, the business name will pop us in the drop-down suggestions box as you key in the business name.
Step 3: Your Place ID Will Appear On the Map
After adding your business name, your Place ID will appear on the map. In addition, the map will adjust to show your business once you click on your business name. The Place ID appears as a bunch of random letters. For instance, it may show up as MhIJv3JGcKIy34cRuDW_JvHZGK. Copy this code and paste it somewhere else, like a word document.
Step 4: Add your Place ID to the provided Google URL
The final step is to copy and paste your Place ID into the Google Review URL. Copy and paste the code at the end of the URL: https://search.google.com/local/writereview?placeid=.
The will serve as a placeholder to create a usable link. When you paste your Place ID in the
URL, it should look something like this: https://search.google.com/local/writereview?placeid=MhIJv3JGcKIy34cRuDW_JvHZGK.
At this stage, the link is now ready to share with your customers. After sharing, a window will appear in their browser allowing them to leave a review if they are logged into their Google account.