Too good to be true? Free Commercial Photography
Google are offering free commercial photography to selected businesses.
Google has announced that its offering to send professional photographers to selected businesses in Australia to take photos of the business. There is no catch and it is free. The photos will then be uploaded to your Google Places listing. Given that we have been talking for a long time about how optimising your Google Places listing here is a great way to get Google to do some of this work for you. As well as showcasing your business, the additional photos may help your Google Places business listing rank higher in the search engines.
To apply and to see samples of the photographs they’ve taken so far, visit maps.google.com/help/maps/businessphotos. Click the Apply Now button and fill out the form.
It is always worth watching what Google is up to as they often have many great initiatives designed to help businesses on line.