A Google account is important for any serious website owner. The following are the main services that come with a free account and how they benefit you.
Google Analytics (a traffic reporter for your website)
This is the most powerful free website tracking software out there. Once installed on your website, you’ll be able to find out who’s coming to your site, where from, how long are they spending and what part of the world they’re coming from… and this is just the tip of the iceberg.
Farmhouse Creative uses Google Analytics to track all of our websites. You can have real-time access to your analytics by providing us with your Google Account email address.
Google Search Console [Google Webmaster Tools] (a doctor for your website)
If you own a website, this is a beneficial service to have because Webmaster Tools is like a doctor for your website, giving you information about how well is doing in Google and if there’s anything that could hurt your rankings in Google.
Did you know that Farmhouse Creative connects all of our websites with Google Webmaster Tools and BING Webmaster Tools?
Google Adsense (get paid to place ads on your website)
This is a service that will pay you for placing ads on your content rich website. You get paid when people click on the ads.
Great for high traffic websites and blogs.
Google Adwords (Pay Per Click)
This is a service that will display text-ads and links to your specified web pages above Google’s normal search engine listings. Depending on which keywords you paid for, your ad will display for all to see. This is called Pay Per Click or PPC.
Have you thought of a running a simple Google Adwords or Facebook Ads PPC campaign? These are two ways to generate new traffic to your website today!
YouTube is a free video sharing website that makes it easy to watch online videos. You can even create and upload your own videos to share with others. Originally created in 2005, YouTube is now one of the most popular sites on the Web, with visitors watching around 6 billion hours of video every month.
Need a video produced? Contact Endpoint Creative today and get the process started today.
That’s it. Now go get a Google account. http://accounts.google.com