Now you can add yourself in Google search as Google launched its new feature called “Peoples Card” only in India
Now you don’t need to have special circumstances to get yourself searched in Google, its new feature gives you an opportunity to create your virtual visiting card by highlighting your basic information, your website or social media links with all reliability.
The motive of “People Cards” is to assist millions of individuals, entrepreneurs, prospective employees, influencers, self-employed people, freelancers, or anyone else who wants to bring himself in lime light by assisting the world find them. Extraordinary feature launched on 11th August 2020 for all users across India can now discover the people cards in English on their mobile phones.
To make sure that valid information is provided by users, Google has utilized a variety of securities and controls to perpetuate the caliber of information on people cards. The safety measures include apparatus to shield against hostile or offensive content.
Feature allows each user to create only one ‘People Card’ which will be authenticated with the user’s mobile number. Card permits the users to have complete control on the shared information and at time point of time they can opt-out of experience, which will stop their details from appearing in search results. Other than this, a feedback button can be utilized to recognize and report poor quality details or a card that they think was created by an unauthenticated source.
Process to create People Card on Google Search
Step 1: First you need to sign in you Google Account, search for your name on Google Search to create your People Card.
Step 2: Then next step is to search for your name or tap on the “add me to Search” option that appears on the page
Step 3: It will ask you to provide mobile number for verification purpose. After that, from your Google account upload an image of yourself, add a details and links of social profiles or websites. If you wish you can also add your phone number or email address on your virtual visiting card.
Step 4: Last step is to tap on the “save” option and that’s it.
Thus, people looking for someone on Search with their name, the card will be available. There will be a module with the name, profession and location which users can tap to see their card.
The Search will show multiple modules if people who share the same name in card, thus unique information will help users to distinguish between different individuals to find accurate information
How “People Card” important for you?
People cards can enhance visibility for personal brands by making comprehensive information which includes list of links, details about an individual accessible to all potential customers, clients or employers etc from the search results.
Through this feature an individual can add details such as a personal description, occupation, employer information, location, profile, phone number, website and social media accounts. This detailed information may help people card owners to influence their prospect journey.
Let’s see how much this new feature of Google will attract its users