Why your support matters for Indiana
72% of consumers trust online reviews as much as they trust personal recommendations. When we talk about our favorite local spots online, we make cities in Indiana stronger.
Source: SearchEnglineLand, 88% Of Consumers Trust Online Reviews As Much As Personal Recommendations, July 2014
Businesses that are online grow 40% faster than those that aren't. When you help Indiana businesses get online, you help set them up for success.
Source: BCG Report, The Connected World: The $4.2 Trillion Opportunity, March 2012
A stronger economy
When local businesses are online, it’s easier to shop local. Money spent locally is 4x more likely to be reinvested in the community.
Source: Civic Economics, Indie Impact Study Series: Survey of Independent Businesses (p.6), Summer 2012
Partners across Indiana are joining the mission to get their cities on the map
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"Carmel is excited to partner with Google to help families and other small business increase their visibility on the Internet. The partnership will provide technical and marketing assistance to many businesses who have not had a presence online."
Mayor James Brainard, Carmel, IN