How To Submit a Local Business Review to Google Maps

As you probably already know, getting reviews for your business is the best way to increase your rankings in Google’s local business center – Google Maps. Surprisingly, one of the most common questions I get is how to submit a review for a business listed in Google Maps. So, I’ve created this video and even written the steps below to assist with that explanation in the future.

Steps for submitting a review for a business listed in Google Maps:

  1. Go to
  2. Type in the name of the business and click on “Search Maps”
  3. Locate the business you would like to submit a review for and click on “more info >>”
  4. Verify it is the correct business, then scroll down and click on “Write a review” in the center of the page
  5. Log-in with your Google Account or create a new one
  6. Takes you directly to the review submission form where you can start by filling in a title for your review
  7. Rate the business
  8. Write your review
  9. Hit save!

That’s it! Your review should be live within a few hours, if not immediately. If you are having issues you can visit:, or you can ask me question in the comments section below.

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P.S. This is the first video I made using Microsoft Expression Encoder 3 Screen Capture, and I would really like to improve the quality of future videos. If anyone has any recommendations, please leave your suggestions in the comment section below. Thanks, I really appreciate it!

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