Where Do Visitors See a Google My Business Post

Where Do Visitors See Google My Business Posts?

Finding GMB Posts on Your Profile

Want to know more about Google My Business Posts? Well, you’ve come to the right ape. 

If you’ve never seen a GMB Post out in the wild with your own eyes, it can be hard to believe that other businesses use this feature! It’s time to learn exactly where visitors see a Google My Business Post so you can understand exactly why smart business owners are using GMB Posts as a method of free advertising for their business.

Tip from the Gorilla: just as a refresher, take a look at our article on how to publish a GMB Post and how frequently you should be posting!

There are three places a visitor could see your GMB Post: 

  1. Google Maps
  2. Google Search Results Pages
  3. Google Maps on Mobile view

With your Post showing up across all three of these sources, it’s easy to see how many people could see and engage with your business through your Posts no matter what device they’re using!

Viewing Google My Business Posts on Maps 

To view your Post on Google Maps, follow these easy steps:

1. Search for and find your business on Google Maps

find profile

2. Scroll down to the “From Owner” section of the profile

maps scroll down to see posts

3. Check out your Post!

from the owner see post

Viewing Google My Business Posts on the Web 

1. Search for and find your business on Google

find profile on web

Tip from the Gorilla: If your business has multiple locations, you may see a search results page that looks like the one below. Click on the profile you want to view the Posts for and proceed with the rest of the steps below!

click through if web shows map view

2. Scroll down to the “From (business name)” section

scroll down to see post

3. Check out your Post!

see post on web

4. Click “View All” to see all of your GMB Posts

One perk of a visitor finding your GMB Posts on the web is that they’re actually able to click through and see all of your Posts!

view all posts

Viewing Google My Business Posts on Mobile 

In this section, you’ll see the steps to viewing your GMB Posts on mobile through an Apple device.

1. Search for your business on your mobile maps app

find on maps mobile

2. Click to expand the profile

open profie 1

3. Scroll down to view your Posts

scroll down mobile

4. Click “View All” to see all Posts

view all posts mobile

Need Help? Ask the King

On average, we save business owners 18 hours a month by managing their Google My Business profile. But, really, that perk barely scratches the canopy. GMB Gorilla has the brawn and the brain needed to make sure you have a fully optimized profile – including expert-level GMB Posts! Let us help you. Learn more about our easy onboarding process and simple management package.

GMB Gorilla in Suit


GMB Gorilla is the King of Local Search. He has been dominating the digital jungle for close to two decades and is dedicated to helping guide your profile to higher rankings. He answers your questions about Google Business Profiles and Local SEO via Ask the Gorilla. When not optimizing Google Business Profiles and dealing with Google's black hole support, he can be found munching on bananas. Lots of bananas.