By now most business owners know the importance of having a Google My Business listing as it puts your business in the Google Maps app and increases your chances of obtaining online traffic from local searches.

If you haven’t created or claimed your Google My Business listing yet, you can read more about that here: How to Rank in Google Maps & the Local Pack.

Now, as a business owner, it’s important that your business information be as easy to access as possible. Most “Contact Us” or “About Us” pages on websites have the obvious – the business address, phone number, fax, etc. But what about adding your Google My Business listing?

Yes, it’s possible and we’ll show you how in 5 easy steps!

Why should you want to do this? Not only is this good for website visitors and potential customers, but it’s also good for your local SEO! In other words, it can help increase your visibility in local searches related to your business. An example of a local search would be when someone searches “dentist near me” local dentists will be provided in the search result.

Follow these steps to embed your Google My Business listing onto your website.

1. Go to Google.com/maps and Search Your Business Name

2. Click the “Share” Button

3. Select “Embed a Map”

4. Click the “Copy HTML” Blue Link

5. Add the HTML Code to Your Website

This step will vary depending on what CMS platform you are using but the end result for us looks like this:

If you use WordPress you can use this link for more information on this step.