Lesson 4. Signing Up for a Google Account
In this lesson, you’ll set up a Google account for your business. (You need one to claim, or create, your Google Places page.) The recommended way to do this is by creating a Gmail account. You’ll choose your Gmail login name—almost as important a task as choosing a domain name for your website—and learn about other Google services that can help your business grow.
How to Get a Google Account for Your Business
You need a Google account to manage your Google Places page. I have some very specific recommendations about how to manage this:
• Create a business Google account:Create a Google account specifically for your business, in addition to any individual accounts you or others involved with the business ...