Jun 24 2010 Introducing Google Places

If you’re a local business owner and you want to take control of the information Google has or doesn’t have listed about your business on Google Search and Google Maps, then Google Placescan help you do just that. For simple and easy help getting started with Google Places and other useful tips click here.

Google Places provides business owners with powerful yet easy-to-use tools to help you reach existing and potential customers more effectively. Communicating with customers through Google Places and the key insights these tools provide, helps business owners to make more effective online business decisions. Check out Google’s blog here with more detailed info on the features of Google Places.

You can claim your business through Google Places as well as read and watch testimonials by clicking here. Some basic info about Google Places can be found hereGoogle Places has tons of features which enable business owners to verify and supplement their business information to include hours of operation, photos, videos, coupons, product offerings and more.

Jun 24 2010 NEW Fairfield Downtown Square Online Map

The Fairfield Area Chamber of Commerce has released a new online map with Chambers members located on the downtown square. The online map is an interactive tool to help orient community visitors to downtown Chamber member businesses.

You’ll find contact and product description information as well as operating hours and street views for each Chamber member business listed when available. This is just another great example of why Chamber membership pays!

Not located on the square? Still want to have your business show up or correctly listed in Google Search or Google Maps? Check out the Chamber blog, Introducing Google Places.

Checkout more information online about Google MapsGoogle Places and Chamber Membership.