Step by step register for Google Places.

Step by step register for Google Places.The Google Local Business Centre is now Google Places.

 

* If you don’t have a free Google account, sign up for one first! Or log in to your business Google Account, Gmail Account or Google+ Account.

 

* Browse to the Google Places sign up page http://www.google.com/local/add/analyticsSplashPage

 

* Click on ‘Add new business’

 

* Select New Zealand and put in your phone number. This way you can see if there is existing information on your business.

 

* If you have existing information, click on edit, otherwise click on Add a new listing.

 

* Add all your business information. Profile, hours, payment method, hours of opening, correct map location, upload images.

 

* On submit you will be given the choice of how you want to validate your listing.

 

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