Google Business View is a new exciting product offered by Google that extends the Google Map Street View experience to businesses, where you can virtually walk throughout a business and view 360-degree panoramic imagery of the highest quality.
There will be other feature photos too, of business hours, credit cards accepted, ratings from other sites and others, menu's, specialty dishes and more that you can browse.
Google Business View can be beneficial to a wide variety of businesses ranging from restaurants, salons, gyms and stores to even auto repair shops, and a host of other categories. Each of these businesses will benefit from having an increasing number of customers come into their business because they see 360-degree panoramas and feature photos that showcase their space, products, decoration, and overall atmosphere.
When potential customers search for your business by name on Google, they will see the images displayed directly on the search results page. These panoramic images will also be published on Google+ Local pages, Google Maps and other Google properties and give customers a better sense of the layout, decor and beautys of your business interior. Using easy-to-use html snippets or Maps APIs, you can also link to these images from your own business website, attracting potential customers who visit your website too.
The cost is a one time fee that includes a panorama of your business as well as a set of professional pictures that you will own. Pricing is dependent on the number 360 degree panos necessary to cover your business.
Once you fill out the form we will either give you a call or come out to take a look at your space. We can then provide you of a estimate of what it would take to complete your photo shoot. Google Maps Business View comes with a virtual tour as well as Points of Interest shots that you can also use for marketing purpose.
Once we work out the details and sign a contract granting you rights to the photography, We will come out and do a photo shoot. It takes from 30 minutes to a couple of hours depending on the number of shots taken. We can do it in a empty location (recommended) or have it filled with your favorite customers.
Once we gather and verify your images, we will stitch them together using Google's Street View Technology. Depending on the number of Panos in the tour this process can take between 1 to 2 weeks to be approved by Google and then they will be published to your Google+ page. If there is any issue with the photos, we will reschedule a free shooting .