Google has launched a new search initiative called Google for Small Business (Google.com/SmallBusiness) “to make it easier for small business owners and managers to find and connect with customers and run their businesses,” according to Kim Spalding, global product director of Small Business Ads. “The internet has created new opportunities for small businesses, but it can be hard to know where to start,” Spalding explained.
The initiative includes:
Personalized plans|Answer a few questions about your business, and select a goal. You’ll then receive a step-by-step, tailored plan of recommended products to help you stand out online, reach more customers, and work more efficiently. The recommendations will include products to help with all three, but with a special focus on the goal that’s most important to you.
In-person workshops | Grow with Google workshops that take place across the U.S.
Latest news | Stay updated on Google’s small business-focused tools and services.
More information can be found as google.com/smallbusiness.