Identifying Your Target Market

Step-By-Step Setup Process

Creating a new profile on Google Business Profile is a straightforward process that can significantly enhance your online presence. 

  1. Sign In/Create a Google Account: Start by signing into your existing Google Account or creating a new one at This account will be used to manage your business profile.
  2. Find Your Business: Once logged in, search to see if your business already exists on Google. If it does, you can claim it; if not, you can create a new listing.
  3. Enter Your Business Information: Fill in your business name and select the appropriate category that best describes your services. Accurately categorizing your business is crucial for appearing in relevant searches.
  4. Add Location Details: If you have a physical location customers can visit, add your address. If you serve customers at their locations, specify your service area.
  5. Contact Information: Provide a phone number and website URL (if available). This information is critical for potential clients to reach you.
  6. Verification: Google will need to verify your business. This is usually done by mailing a verification code to your business address.
  7. Optimize Your Profile: After verification, you can further optimize your profile by adding a business description, hours of operation, photos, and more.
  8. Regular Updates and Review Management: Regularly update your profile with new information, posts, and photos. Also, actively manage and respond to customer reviews.

This process is designed to be user-friendly and accessible, even for those with minimal technical expertise. For detailed instructions and resources directly from Google, visit the Google Business Profile setup page at This URL provides an in-depth guide and additional tips to make the most out of your Google Business Profile.