Your business will look best on Google if you add category-specific photos. These photos highlight the features of your business that your customers use when making purchasing decisions. Photos you add can also help differentiate your business on Google.
Learn more about adding photos to your local business on Google
Types of business-specific photos
|Description||Minimum number to add||Tips|
|Exterior photos||Exterior photos help customers recognise your business as they approach from different directions.||Add at least three great exterior photos to help customers recognise your business.||1. Take a photo from every direction from which customers might approach your business.
2. Try uploading photos that show your business at different times of day.
|Interior photos||Interior photos help your customers get a feel for the ambience and decor of your business.||Add at least three great interior photos to show customers what your business feels like inside.||1. Capture photos that truthfully show what it's like to stand inside your business as a customer.
2. Capture the atmosphere of your business with your photos.
|Product photos||Great photos of representative or popular products give customers a better understanding of the kinds of goods that you offer.||Add at least three photos of products that you sell.||1. Showcase the items that are most popular for your business.
2. Try taking evenly lit photos of your products.
|Photos at work||Photos help customers quickly understand the type of work that you do.||Add at least three photos that are representative of the services that you offer.||1. Capture photos of your team providing different services to customers.
2. Capture photos of the speciality services that you deliver.
|Food and drink photos||Food and drink photos add colour and detail to your menu and help customers plan where to eat.||Add at least three photos of the food or drinks that you serve.||1. Showcase the food items that are most popular for your business.
2. Try taking evenly lit photos of your food items.
|Common areas||Photos of your common areas help to attract customers who are planning business or leisure travel.||Add at least one photo of each of your common areas.||1. Add at least one photo of each common area (for example, spa, gym or breakfast room).
2. Capture the atmosphere of the common area in your photos.
|Rooms||Customers rely heavily on photos of guest rooms when deciding where to book their next hotel for business or leisure.||Add at least three photos of your most popular guest rooms.||1. Try showcasing all the different types of rooms that you offer to guests.
2. Capture photos that truthfully show what it's like when you're in the room as a guest.
|Team photos||Team photos are important to present a more personal side of your establishment.||Add at least three photos showing your management team and your employees.||1. Show something a little less formal to humanise your business.
2. Show yourself and any staff to highlight your personalities and give potential clients a feel for what you're like.