Adding an appointment URL to your Google My Business
When people search your business on Google, you might want your Google My Business information as complete as possible. Did you know you could also let them book appointments directly from their search?
Let's take a look at how to achieve that.
Here is the result of a business search. See there is an Appointments field specifically dedicated to redirect to a booking process:
In order to set that, you'll first need to copy your Agendize booking direct URL. Get into the Installation tab of your Agendize account, and click to Publish the button you'd like your visitors to book with. Then just copy the Direct URL:
Now you're almost ready to generate new leads! Connect to your Google My Business account. In the Info page of your business, click on the website section. Paste your booking URL into the Appointment links field:
Please note that you can use GET parameter ?source=gmb (for example) to track later the appointments scheduled from Google My Business.
Depending on your business category, you might see the Appointment URL field or not, you may have to briefly switch to a distinct business category (eg: ) associated to online scheduling, so that you can enter your scheduling URL, and then revert your original business category.