Posting on Google and Facebook is a fantastic way to both drive interest to your business and improve your Facebook and Google rankings. Posts could include things like showcasing your products/services, customer testimonials, or upcoming promotions. Posting shows Google and your prospective clients that your business is active, operational and trustworthy. And guess what? Posting has never been easier than with the GoSite Dashboard!

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1. Login to your GoSite Dashboard and click on the “Placement” tool.

2. From the tabs on the top, click on the “Posts” tab.

3. Click on the text box and type in your post to see more options.

4. Once you've typed out the message of your post, you can choose if you'd like the post to appear on Google or Facebook or both! Note: in order to post on Google or Facebook you must first sync your business accounts to your GoSite Dashboard.

5. If you’d like to add an image to your Google post you can click on “Attach Image” at the bottom of the posting window.

6. Once your post is created, click the Send button (paper plane icon) in the top right corner.

7. If you wish to schedule out the post at a later date and time, click "Select Post Type" and then "Schedule."

8. Select a date and time you wish the post to be published on and click "Save!" Note: You can only schedule Facebook posts.

9. You can also schedule an "Event" on Google and customize it to have a start date and time, end date and time and even a call to action button for customers to "Call Now."

iPhone

  1. Click the Menu button in the bottom right corner (three horizontal lines).
  2. Click "Placement."

3. From the drop down at the top switch from "Google Insights" to "Posts."

4. To write a post click the blue pencil mark in the bottom right corner.

5. From here you can:

Note: You cannot create a Facebook event through your GoSite Dashboard.

How to Write a Post on Google/Facebook

  1. Click "Write a Post."
  2. Click "Schedule for" to schedule your post for a specific date & time, then click "Done" to update it.

3. Click the middle blank area to create your message.

4. To attach an image click the Attachment button in the bottom left.

5. Toggle the G or the F to post to Google and/or Facebook.

6. Lastly, click "Schedule" in the top right corner to send it off!

How To Create an Event on Google My Business

  1. Fill out the Event details such as title, start and end date.
  2. Toggle if you want to add a call to action button.
  3. Write your event description in the blank.
  4. Click "Create" to create this event!

Android

  1. Click the Menu button in the top left corner (three horizontal lines).
  2. Click "Placement."

3. From the Menu bar at the top click “Posts.”

4. To write a post click the blue pencil mark in the bottom right corner.

5. From here you can:

How to Write a Post on Google/Facebook - Android

1. Click "Write a Post."

2. Click the arrow on the right-hand side of the top bar to schedule the post for a specific date and time.

3. Toggle the G or the F at the bottom of the page to choose which platform(s) to post to (Google and Facebook, respectively).

4. Click the middle to start typing whatever you would like to say.

5. To attach an image click the Attachment button on the bottom left.

6. Lastly, click "Schedule" in the top right corner to send it off!

How To Create an Event on Google My Business - Android

  1. Click "Create Event."

2. Type in your Event title and fill out the Event details such as title, start and end date.

3. You can add a button to say "Book, order online, buy, learn more, sign, get offer or call now"

4. Write any additional details you'd like to include in your post as well as any images you'd like to include.

5. Toggle the G for Google and click "Create" to finish!

And that's all there is to it! If you pull up your Google My Business page you will see your new event!

Learn more about connecting your Google My Business page. Learn more about connecting your Facebook page.

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