My Scout50 Verification Specialist Requested A Pin Be Sent To My Business Now What?
Make sure you don’t miss this crucial step in building your online presence.
Depending on USPS, your postcard will arrive in 7-14 days to the address listed in the Google my Business system by your Scout Verification Specialist.
Below is an image of the postcard that has been sent in the past. It will look the same or similar to this. (Google is always changing things on us)
It’s been 14 days and no postcard. What’s the deal?
Help with missing or lost verification codes
If you haven’t received the postcard after 14 days there is a good chance that the PIN was lost in the mail. But don’t worry.
Here is what we can do.
After 2 weeks have passed we can request a phone verification of your business listing with a Google representative in the Google My Business department. To complete this process we will need to be able to reach you or a manager by phone on the number currently listed in the Google My Business system.
Click the link to start the override verification process: Schedule Phone Override
Why getting your Google Business Listing is so important?
Google says on it’s support page:
Once you’ve verified your business information, updates you make to your local business—such as contact details, description, photos, business hours—are eligible to show up on Google Maps and other Google properties.
Link to source
We’ve seen increases in traffic 24-48 hours after verification which could be the difference in your business, and the most important step in building your business a Profitable Online Presence!
If you have any questions on the issue of Google My Business listing verification please contact support by phone, email or chat through our support page.