Over 46 million views
…that’s how many times our interactive 360° virtual tours and stills
on Google & Facebook
have engaged customers to connect with Pacific Northwest businesses!
IT WORKS: thanks to increased user engagement,
the average conversion rate is 30% by adding a virtual tour to a business listing!
People do business with people they trust and have confidence in. Adding a Google & Facebook 360° virtual tour to your business listing actively engages the viewer, brings your business to life online, creating a positive brand message, and motivates buyer action…one of the smartest investments you could ever make to promote your business.
For better or worse our first impression of a business is a lasting one that has a tremendous impact on our attitude toward that business. We form our opinions on visual information, ratings, and reviews. Unlike traditional photography, a 360° virtual tour requires the viewer’s active involvement, which stimulates their curiosity, and virtually immerses them in a first-person experience, thereby creating a complete picture of the business. Savvy business owners understand this. They know that we all go to Google first when we’re looking for information and that they only have several seconds to engage their customer. Therefore the way they are represented online – with stunning, carefully staged and thoughtfully lit photography will help them stand out and showcase them in the way they want to be seen.
Check out this Infographic!
(Percentages are based on businesses with complete listings as compared to businesses with incomplete listings)
© 2014 Ipsos
Today Exploring Our World Starts Online
Think of this. You’ve put a lot of hard work into turning your business into an engaging and attractive shopping experience. How many times have you thought to yourself, “if only people could see how great we are inside, imagine what that would do for business!” Well, guess what? That’s exactly the purpose behind a 360° virtual tour. By inviting people inside online prior to making a commitment to you, you familiarize them with what you have to offer and reassure them that a visit is worthwhile. You can set the stage to show off your business at its best, let them know who you are, what you do, what sets you apart from your competition, and what they can expect when they do business with you. You’re converting them into customers online before they pick up the phone or walk through your door. And, it works. Your audience is twice as engaged and better informed because they know what to expect, which means increased revenue to you.
A 360° Virtual Tour completes the picture of your business online
Online Business Tours is a leading producer of premium virtual tours and stills for distinctive business properties in Washington State. To-date over 500 of the states leading businesses have turned to us to deliver high-quality professional photography and 360° immersive virtual tours which have been viewed over 46 million times to further enhance their online presence.
These appear worldwide across the Internet including – Google Search, Maps, Earth, Facebook, your website, and third-party applications that use Google Maps in their program.
Give your customers a better picture of what they can expect from your business,
it’s quick and worth a thousand words!
Google now processes over 40,000 search queries every second on average…
…which translates to over 3.5 billion searches per day and 1.2 trillion searches per year worldwide.
Double your online exposure and visibility,
capture users attention,
reinforce your leadership position,
stand out from your competition,
and enhance your Google & Facebook presence…
The way you appear in a Search or Maps on
Google, Facebook or your Website
is how your business is defined online!
To learn more contact:
Award Winning Google Master Photographer
Level 9 Google Local Guide