9 Mistakes To Avoid On Your ‘Google My Business’ Listing

By claiming and optimizing your Google Business listing correctly, you have the opportunity to show up in the local pack (map) results when someone in your area searches for your type of business. Your information will also appear on the right side of the page in the knowledge panel when someone does a branded search. However, there are best practices to follow, as over-optimization can actually hurt your listing. Here is the correct way to optimize your Google My Business listing.