Google Places is a useful way to list your business in Google so that when a user runs a search that includes geographical terms, the results can be tailored for the locality. As well as improving the end-user experience, it provides webmasters
with the opportunity to further promote their business with a set of additional information
that wouldn’t normally appear in standard search engine results. This can bring big rewards in customer acquisition. You can also choose to advertise using AdWords on a set of geographical criteria, allowing users to see locally relevant adverts alongside search engine results. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to created a Google Places listing for your business and upload info to help potential customers locate and identify your business.