April 14, 2020– It is important to keep your Google My Business listing updated as the core information part of the search results. Current travel conditions have prompted many hoteliers to change information such as business hours and policies. You can find how to add COVID-19 info here, and a full Google My Business tutorial here.
In light of COVID-19, many hotels around the world are closing temporarily due to shelter-at-home orders leading to a lack of demand. Google My Business recently launched a feature to allow businesses to self select their status as temporarily closed.