The extraordinary closures of most of the shops and the impositions that are minimizing movement in the territory are measures aimed at containing the spread of the Coronavirus. With the aim of providing users with accurate and reliable information even in an emerging context such as that of these days, Google invites all those who run abusiness update their profile on My Business.
If your business is affected by COVID-19, update your Google My Business profile to provide as accurate information as possible to your customers. For example, change the opening hours if the task closes early, or add more details to the description. Updates will appear in your business profile on Google Search and Maps.
Google My Business: the appeal to business managers
In doing so, as a result of the change, who will search for the activity on the search engine or through Maps can consult up-to-date data, and you won’t be able to move unnecessarily. However, the change may not be immediate as Google reserves the right to verify.
Explains whether your business operations are affected by COVID-19. You can share information about any additional precautions your company is taking, whether you provide additional services to the community, or if you’re experiencing delays.
The Mountain View group therefore calls for updating opening hours, phone numbers and other modes of communication. It is also possible create a post for example, list products and services that are available on days when the coronavirus is blocking the country. More information about the official support pages.