Google is automatically adding a large “Request a Quote” button to eligible business listings in search results.
Joy Hawkins was first to spot this feature and she shared a screenshot on Twitter:
The button also appears in mobile search results when the business name is searched for.
I, along with others, can replicate this feature which means it’s not just a test. However, it is limited to certain business listings.
Specifically, businesses that have opted into the Google My Business messaging feature will have the “request a quote” button added to their listing
You can turn on messaging for your business listing by following the steps below:
- Open the Google My Business app.
- Open the location you’d like to manage.
- Tap Customers.
- Tap Messages.
- Tap Turn on.
Messages received from customers can be viewed and responded to from the Google My Business app. Users will receive messages on their Google Maps app. […]