Benefits of Local SEO
Even if a business owner does not have a website that he has built himself, signing up for local maps gives a business owner a site to drive traffic to. He will also gain the benefit of being found on mobile devices that are equipped with map features (virtually all of them). The business can now be indexed by the major search engines and listed in the appropriate place alongside its competition. Once a website is built for the business, the local maps page can be linked, giving the website the ability to take advantage of the local maps application without implementing any new technology.
Most importantly, potential clients will be able to find the business through a simple map search. They will also be able to view basic information about the business such as the proprietor’s name, the address and the phone number. Reviews may also be added to the local business page that will help to bolster