5. September 2010 10:38
Adding your local business to Google Maps is the first step in showing up for location based searches which accounts for more than 20% or 3 billion searches per month on Google, here is a step by step guide to how to add place in google maps.
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- Create a Google account if you do not have one.
- Claim your business on Google Places.
- See my Google Places Optimization page for more information on how to rank higher and get listed in the local 3,5 and 7 pack.
For locations that are not your business and that do not currently appear on Google Maps you can also add them in via this method