Introducing Google Business View - Virtual Tours within Google Search results and Google Maps

Posted by Surround Integrated on March 28th, 2016

Take your Local Marketing to a whole new level.

What is Google Business View?

Google Business View is a 360-degree virtual tour of the inside of your business.  Note the See Inside text on the virtual tour itself.

Google Biz View Example

Why is Google Business View beneficial?

  • It allows users to navigate the interior of your business directly from their computer, tablet or smartphone and we know 97% of smartphone consumers today use their smartphone to search companies before making decisions
  • A listing with Google Business View has greater exposure than a listing without it
  • Those consumers who view a listing with virtual tour are twice as likely to contact the company compared to a listing without it



How is Google Business View Accessed, where will people see my Virtual Tour?

  • Directly from the search results page
  • Recognized and accessible from Google Maps
  • Displayed on your Google Business Page
  • Embeddable to be placed on your website


Not convinced?  Here’s even more reasons to have Google Business View:

Virtual tours graph

  • Educates the user on the type of business you are
  • Allows users to compare your business to competitors by viewing the interior of your business
  • Increases brand trustworthiness and legitimacy
  • Influences decision making
  • Show off new renovations, floor space, store/restaurant layout


Interested?  We can help you get started.   Google_360_sales