Altoona LaunchBox hosts second session in Grow With Google webinar series

Altoona LaunchBox supported by the Hite family
Credit: Penn State

ALTOONA, Pa. — Join the Altoona LaunchBox supported by the Hite family for the second in a four-part Grow with Google webinar series. "Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps" will be held from 11 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, July 21, via Zoom. Registration is required and is available online.

The workshop will teach participants about Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. It also will highlight the importance of verifying and how to use Google My Business effectively. With hands-on demonstrations, you will learn to create or claim your Business Profile on Google, manage your business information across Google Search and Maps, and use Google My Business to connect with potential customers.

This event is hosted by Altoona LaunchBox and the following partners: Saint Francis University SBDC, Startup Alleghenies, Johnstown Area Regional Industries, Huntingdon County Business & Industry, Altoona Blair County Economic Development Corp, and Bedford County Development Association, along with Grow with Google and Grow with Google presenter, Randi Penfil.