Short Answer: The Google My Business tool adds your address to the Google maps database. If someone types your business name into Google Maps it will come up with the destination of your storefront. Google My Business can also help you rank for keywords because it shows up in Google. When typing “dentist Malvern”, you’ll see Google My Business listings ranking on the first page of Google.
How Google My Business can help your business.
If you have a Google My Business listing, when typing your Business Name into Google Maps you’ll be able to see the location of your office or shop.
It also helps you rank for certain phrases in Google. In the example below, typing “ROI Camberwell” into Google brings up the Google Places listing on the side of the search results to help rank and get more exposure.