You may have heard about a new Google feature called Local Services Ads. This new feature has rolled out in a limited number of large metropolitan areas, with plans to roll out to more cities sometime in the future. There is currently no estimated timeframe for when this service will be available to everyone.
But what are Local Services Ads? Local Services Ads are specific to home services industries: plumbing, HVAC, electricians, locksmiths, garage door services, etc.
A Local Services ad helps you attract customers to your business. Your ad highlights the most valuable information for customers to choose your business: services offered, service area, hours, and reviews. Local Services ads puts trustworthy local professionals in front of people who are looking to find and schedule quickly.
Attract new customers. The Local Services unit will show at the very top of Google’s search results, whenever someone searches for a local provider like you.
Build trust online.
Appearing in the Local Services unit is a badge of trust — only providers who have met Google’s qualifying criteria will be featured in the unit.
People will see honest reviews, helping you build a great online reputation.
Your business receives a polished profile page, so that people can see exactly which services you offer, and the hours you operate. It’s the perfect place to source new leads and bookings.
Connect with more customers
Be seen at the top of the Search page, with a badge of trust. Advertising with the Google guarantee is a powerful way to attract new customers.