Google Street View
& Virtual Tours
Google Street View is the service we have all looked at; it shows in 360 degrees your street, your house, your business, and now the inside of your business through one of our virtual tours. This can be seen by all Google users, so that’s a share of the 3.5 billion searches made on Google every day.
This service has been running since 2012 and we are happy to have been the first UK agency offering this service. The program has developed and so have we, with over 6,000 tours under our belt. We are a fully certified Google Street View Trusted Agency and because our team have many years of experience, we can boost your presence across the Google platform!
See inside your business with virtual tours at affordable rates
A 360-degree virtual tour that allows your potential and existing customers to view and navigate your business using the same technology as Google Street View. Breaking down language barriers and helping you promote your products and services in a visually appealing way.
Using the virtual tour, potential or existing customers can explore around your business and see the types of products and services you offer in a visually engaging manner. They are in control and can focus on what they are looking for in your business. Ambience and atmosphere are portrayed like never before to really engage with a user, creating that feeling of familiarity and ensuring that your business is the one they opt to trade with.
Using Google’s predefined settings and equipment Local Exposure’s team provides a bespoke solution to many thousands of customers, so your business is in safe and experienced hands.
Flexible pricing and monthly packages
Confronted with a list of thousands of businesses your listing needs to stand out. A Google Street View ‘See Inside’ Virtual Tour from Local Exposure is a fantastic way to achieve a listing that attracts click-throughs to your business.
People are interested in having a good look, and what better way to showcase what a business has to offer. The virtual tour goes above and beyond, being utilised to showcase both small and large businesses. With the rise of mobile technology touchscreen is now king! The ability to navigate a business visually in this unique and exciting way fits today’s advancing market perfectly.
Our virtual tours are charged on a per-month basis, which includes free re-shoots and on-going support with the Google platform. Prices start from just £14.99 per month, and for more demanding shoots a one-off fee is negotiable.
Where do Virtual Tours feature?
When customers come across your Google business listing in Google Search, they can quickly navigate to your virtual tour through the photo gallery built into your listing.
Simply click the ‘See Photos’ on a listing with a tour to access the 360° View section of their gallery.
Your virtual tour is also accessible through Google Maps on all devices, including the Google Maps app and specialist Street View app.
Not only does your virtual tour sit longside your listing, but it links up to Street View where possible, giving your customer a seamless experience.
Virtual tours are also shareable on all forms of social media, and we provide assistance on doing this once your tour has been published.
Additionally your tour can be fully embedded on Facebook or single spins can be shared for interaction through the Facebook App and website.
Embedding your virtual tour onto your website is one of the key benefits of having it ! Let your website users fully navigate your premises without ever leaving your web page.
We provide guidance on embedding your tour and are on hand to offer assistance every step of the way.
Statistics which speak for themselves!
- People remember 80% of what they see and only 20% of what they read.
- 4 in 5 consumers now use search engines to find local business information.
- 50% of consumers who conducted a local search on their smart phone visit the business within a day and 34% of those who searched on their PC or tablet also visit the business.
- Those who view a listing with a virtual tour are twice as likely to be interested in using your services. In particular, 18-34 year olds are 130% more likely to use services based on a tour.
- Among people surveyed, 67% want more business listings to have virtual tours.
- 96% of online searches use Google.
Virtual Tours in Virtual Reality
Bring virtual tours to life using a VR headset
Your Virtual Tour on Google is fully compatible with all VR headsets so you get all these extra additional benefits:
- Future-proof your advertising (VR is an emerging technology).
- Totally immerse your customers in your business.
- Great for showing your work, products and services to new and existing clients.
- Showcase your business at events or markets with a branded cardboard headset.
- Open up fresh new markets locally, nationally and globally.
Facebook 360 Photos
The photography undertaken to create your virtual tour can also be used as Facebook 360 imagery, doubling the benefit from your shoot. You can easily share specific parts of your premises in a 360 view on your Facebook page, allowing users to have a taste of your business from their Facebook feed.
We offer guidance and support on getting your imagery working on Facebook as part of all of our virtual tour packages. Take advantage of our virtual tours and reap benefits across your online presence, not just on Google!