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Google Places


Google Places helps find what you are looking for with hours, contact information, and reviews of local businesses, searchable by category or name. You can personalize your Places with favorites, rating and saving search results for future reference. You can get the Google Places App on Android, and iOS devices. With a UConn Google account, you have to opt-in to Public Services in order to use Google Places.


Get Started with Google Places

Quick Facts About Google Places (click to expand)


Be found across Google
97% of consumers search for local businesses online. Be there when they’re looking for you with a business listing – the easiest way to show up on Google Search and Maps.

Improve your business info
Make sure your customers find the right information about your business by updating your hours, address, contact information and photos.

Connect with your customers
Understand customer feedback and respond to Google+ Local reviews. When you upgrade to a local Google+ page, you can also share important news and updates with your customers.

Manage on-the-go
Download the Places for Business mobile app and manage your U.S. business on-the-go, in your store, or wherever else life may take you.