How To Update Your Business Hours For The Long Weekend

How To Update Your Business Hours For The Long Weekend

Can you believe we're already in August?! This summer is flying by and the long weekend is just around the corner, which means your customers need to know your hours for the holiday. Besides posting it at your store or on social media, updating your holiday hours on Google is a great way for people to stay informed.

How to update business hours

To set your holiday hours, follow these steps:

Step 1. Sign in to your Google My Business Account.

Step 2. From "list view" select the location you wish to update (If you're viewing your locations under card view, switch to list view by clicking the list icon on the right side, above your locations).

how to update your business hours

How to update your business hours

Step 3. Your business information will then come up for you to edit. Select "Add special hours".

How to update your business hours

Step 4. Select the date for your special hours, choose whether you will be open or closed. If you are open, enter your open and close times for that day. Once finished hit "Apply".

How to update your business hours

Now you're set for viewers to see your hours! This can be used to update your hours for any holiday or store closure outside of your regular business hours.

We recommend a Google My Business account as a bare minimum for any business, as this is the information that shows up when someone searches for you in Google. Don't have a Google My Business account? Contact Mark to have your business set up on Google My Business and other essential listing sites.