The Google Maps team will be offering a brief 45 minute webinar about the basics of the Local Business Center with a focus on Local Business Center for small businesses. It will cover:
– adding and verifying your local business listing to Google
– creating a great listing
– frequently asked questions
You will need to sign up on this form so that Google can send you an email invitation. Sign-ups close Friday, April 9, 2010.
Since last year with the rollout of the Favorite Places campaign, their Favorite Places Poster Campaign & sponsorship of GetList.org Local U, Google Maps has been involved in more efforts to reach out to SMBs and educate them about the Local Business Center and its potential. Its a welcome communication strategy that can only increase SMB participation and understanding of Local.*
Full Disclosure – Google Maps is one of the primary sponsors of GetListed Local Univeristy of which I am participating instructor and organizer.Google to Offer Local Business Center Webinar to SMBs by Mike Blumenthal