In the list of popular social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, Google Plus too was added last year.
Over the past one and a half years, this social networking site has gained a good amount of popularity among users of different walks of life. People from different business backgrounds are now seen creating their business page with Google Plus in no time. You’ll enjoy a number of benefits by setting up your page on Google Plus. There are numerous vital benefits of setting up your official business page over this networking site, including the added SEO advantages, which helps your site to remain visible in different search results over Google. Luckily, the giant search engine has given a streamlined and easy way to create a Google Plus business page. In fact, you could set up your business page in not more than three minutes. Have a look at these steps:
The first step- Create your business page
To begin with, you need to log into your Google Plus account and then simply scroll down to find the button which says ‘Create a Google + Page. As you click this button, you will come across a menu that contains a number of categories, wherein you need to click over the company or organization or institution (as suitable to your requirements) to create the business page. You will enter a couple of details including the page name, your site which is optional and then choose your relevant category business from the given options. Once you enter these details, you will come across the privacy question and the terms and conditions section.
The second step- Upload videos or images
As you complete the above step, you will get a chance to upload images for your created business page over Google Plus. The good thing you’ll notice at this step is that you could modify the image a bit seeking the help of the creative kit offered by Google. Once you upload the image or videos, you are done with creating your business page, however, you require a couple of more things, which comes in the next step.
The third step – Promote Your New Google+ Page
Once you finish with creating your business page, it’s time to promote this page. Fortunately, Google helps you to get started the moment you finish the above step by helping you to publish your newly created business page over Google Plus in your circles. Also, you have several other tools that help for sharing your company’s new Google Plus page among a broader area. In this way, you simply spread the word in the social media landscape.
The fourth step – About us and contact us pages
Now, it’s time to add competent content which speaks to you, your business and products or services in which you deal. The about page should carry a concise and specific description of your business which you usually see over at your business website. You can even use a picture in this section in order to be more informative. Lastly, the contact us page has to be filled by giving your correct address, website URL, contact numbers, and email addresses. This will help your prospects to connect with you easily in any way they want.
All these four steps may sound like a lengthy procedure; however, the fact is these could be carried out within a few minutes. Thanks to the user-friendly procedures offered by Google, creating your business page over Google Plus could be easily carried out within three minutes. So, if you still have not created one, consider doing this at lightning speed.
About the author: Claudia is a blogger by profession. She loves writing, reading, and travelling. Besides this, she is fond of luxury cars and wishes to own a Lexus LS 600h one day.