How can I customize post for Google My Business?

Google my business listing is crucial for businesses of all sizes. Your customers are online and to make your business visible, build credibility, and drive footfalls, you need to have a well managed GMB listing. 

With SocialPlot, you can customize your GMB listing along with managing your content publishing on other social media platforms.

In this document, we will explore the different ways to make your GMB listing standout. 

Types of Post you can do on your Google my Business listing with SocialPilot are as follows:


Note: This feature is not available for Individual plan users.  

Follow these steps to create an advanced GMB post from your SocialPilot account.


Click on “Posts >> Create Posts” in the sidebar menu.

In the “Create Post” window, select GMB and enter the content of your post in the space provided. Add a link along with the post content to create a Link Post.

If you are creating an image post, you can either upload images (using the options as shown in the screenshot below) or just paste a link in the space and select the default images for your choice.

You can also upload videos, by clicking on the” Add video” button.

Note: Google My Business doesn't allow video post sharing their API. But wait. With SocialPilot, you can add videos to posts for non-supporting platforms as well. On Google My Business, it'll be posted with SocialPilot server link. When you click on the video, it will open separately under SocialPilot's video page.

Add emotions to your GMB posts by adding customized GIFs or selecting the one from the pre-integrated GIPHY platform.


After creating the button a new box will appear asking for the link you want to integrate with your Call-To-Action button. Paste your link in the box.

Create engaging images for your GMB post by yourself through a built-in CANVA integration. Just login with your credentials and attach images that you want to schedule and publish.

Emojis adds emotions and bring clarity to your message. It helps you express the feelings behind your post and engage your audience. With SocialPilot, you can search and add the right Emoji that goes well with your post.

Now you are good to go. Share your post now or schedule it for later.

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