Alaska Small Business Development Center

Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps and Reach Customers

This workshop covers the basics of getting your local business on Google Search and Maps and how to reach customers. This is not an advanced marketing or Google workshop. For our more advanced courses, please visit aksbdc.org/small-business-workshops/.

Learn about Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses that want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get insight into creating or updating your business profile or how to create a free, simple website. Learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your business using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Smart Campaigns in Google Ads.

In this workshop we’ll show you how to:

  • Create or claim your Business Profile on Google
  • Manage your business info across Google Search and Maps
  • Use Google My Business to connect with potential customers
  • Create a free website using the information from your Business Profile
  • Improving your website’s visibility in Google’s organic search results, on all devices

This workshop covers the basics of getting your local business on Google Search and Maps and how to reach customers. This is not an advanced marketing or Google workshop.

Facilitator: Penny Gage is the Director of Special Projects at Alaska Growth Capital, and a National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Indian Country Digital Trainer (supported by Grow with Google).

The link above will take you to our client portal, where you will be able to register for access to this training video.