Local Business Online Toolkit
We’re helping businesses affected by COVID-19 succeed online with a our FREE Local Business Online Toolkit. The Online Toolkit includes free e-commerce & online communication tools to help businesses sell online and stay connected to the communities they serve.
Everything your business needs to succeed online
Social Media Management
Communicate the messages that matter with your community and customers. Post on Facebook and Google My Business instantly or schedule them for a later day. To make posting even easier, there’s a variety of post templates that can easily be edited and published. Plus, robust reporting that allows you to monitor the reach and engagement of your posts across all networks.
Online Reputation Management
Improve how your business looks online by monitoring and managing online reviews and responding quickly to customer comments and concerns.
And ask for feedback and generate reviews, via email and SMS.
Use email or text to communicate with customers safely. Customizable templates make it quick and easy. Gather customer experiences to boost online star power and drive more business. Win the trust of new customers, collect valuable feedback, and show up where people are looking.
Online Presence & SEO
Manage how your business shows up everywhere people are searching, with a central source of truth for business information. Keep business hours, address, and available services up to date and in-sync on Google, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, with options to sync to many more places across the web.
Create an online store in a few simple clicks—just add products and services to start selling! These easy-to-design, no code websites give you the freedom to create, design, and manage your online business by taking secure payments.
Customer Communications Hub
Easily send an email invitation for a meeting request through the two most popular communication platforms—Google Meet and Zoom. Use email or text to communicate with customers safely. Customizable templates make it quick and easy.
Marketplace of Products
Get instant access to100+ apps through our marketplace. These apps are all instant-on with no technical integrations or contracts required.
Marketplace has everything you need to run your online business. Products and services range from website chatbots to video creation to online advertising and so much more.
Plus, go beyond marketing tools with productivty apps like G Suite and Microsoft Office.
Resources For Your Small Business
Especially as more people are spending time at home, they’re actually spending more time on their phones and computers. Marketing your company now is the perfect way to set your company up for success into the future.
Now is a key time for businesses to invest in SEO so they can set themselves up for success in the future.
Do these 7 things and you will be on your way to conversion bliss.
The COVID-19 outbreak is having a big impact on several industries and digital advertising is not an exception. With the coronavirus pandemic, business owners are assessing their marketing efforts and wondering if it’s the best time to run online ads.
Here are some practical and creative ways to use video to stay in touch with your customers.
If you’re looking to pivot a live event to a digital one, check out this primer from Google’s own events and experienced marketing team.
To get started, all you need is a website that’s powered by WordPress—we’ll show you how to do the rest using WooCommerce, a free and open source plugin that allows you to easily set up a functioning web store, complete with payment and shipping options, in minutes.
SEO is the key to conquering the internet, and as the digital climate becomes increasingly saturated, it is becoming more important than ever to make sure that you are making every effort to get seen on the web. One of the easiest ways to give your sites a little extra boost is by implementing the right WordPress plugins.
Both Google and Yelp took these actions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has changed the way many local businesses operate and completely shuttered the doors of others. In an effort to protect vulnerable local businesses, Google and Yelp are trying to prevent an onslaught of reviews that might be ill-informed or malicious in nature. Until things go back to normal, businesses need to be aware of how these changes will affect them online.
Helping small businesses navigate through uncertain times means you need to present them with reliable information and be prepared with what that means for them right now.