So you’ve had your Google Business Views Virtual Tour done and it looks fantastic on your Google listing!
Now, you’d really like visitors to your own website to see it too.
Embedding a Google Virtual Tour is simple, just follow these steps, or pass a link to this page on to your webmaster and they’ll be able to integrate your virtual tour into your website with minimal hassle!
Head to any Google page where your Virtual tour shows and click on it so it fills the screen and looks like the image below.
Navigate through your tour and find your best view to start your tour and make sure that’s what you see on screen before the next step. You can choose any point you like! This is great if you want to show of different areas of your business on different web pages.
Click on the small ‘link’ icon just to the top left side of your tour
Copy the ‘iframe embedding’ code from the box show below, unless you need your tour to be an exact size, in which case see step 3(b)
If you need your tour to be a specific size to fit a certain area of your website, fear not! Just hit the link underneath the code that says ‘Customize and preview embedded map’. You’ll now see some boxes where you can enter the exact dimensions you need. This will generate a new embedding code to fit perfectly inside your sites design. Just copy the code shown on the preview page and then head to step 4.
Paste the embedding code into the html of the page on your website where you’d like your virtual tour to show, then simply save or upload this page to your website.
Go to your website and check the page that your virtual tour has been added to, and make sure everything is the way you like it. If you’re happy, pat yourself on the back and then email all your friends and tell them to check out your tour!
Finally, go and put your feet up and let your Virtual Tour show your online visitors exactly why they need to come and see you!