Creating a Google+ page for your business is simple and lets you publish your brand on the world's most popular search engine to further establish your online presence. From one Google account, you can manage everything from email and online file storage, to your company YouTube profile and digital ad campaigns. A Google+ page for business will also allow you to index your address, company information and more so that people can find you when they search on Google.Here are some simple steps to creating a Google+ Page for your business and verifying your information to put your company on the map.Create your Google account:If you don't have a Google account, you will need to create one. Tailor your new Gmail address to reflect what you want your customers to see when they contact you. Get started here: https://accounts.google.com/signup?service=mail.Get your Google+ PageOnce you have created your account, sign in to complete your profile. This is a personal profile similar to Facebook that allows you to connect with friends and colleagues also networking on Google. From here, you can create a Google+ page for your business to provide online consumers with directions to your locations, your phone number, hours of operation and much more.Once you are logged into your personal Google+ profile, click View Profile.Navigate to the main drop down menu at the top left and press Pages.Click Get Your Page and choose your business type. For a retail store, you will want to select "Storefront."You can search for your business by address or fill out the form if your business isn't already listed. Enter your business name, address, phone number and category.Verify Your BusinessTo ensure that you can manage your business on Google, you must verify that you are the authorized administrator associated with the information that appears to customers searching for your business online. Verifying your page will help index your business so that its information will appear on Google Search, Maps and Google+. Not only will your verification help people to find you on Google, but also allow them to leave reviews and give you valuable data about how people are trying to find you.Once you have entered in your business's location information, opt in for the first option of confirmation by postcard. If your page is already created, find "verification" on the My Business dashboardYou will then see a picture of the verification postcard with your business name and address. Once you make sure that the entered info is correct, click Mail me my code.You will receive a postcard with a verification code to your business's address in 1-2 weeks. There is also an option to receive your confirmation code by phone. If you select this choice, Google will call the business phone number provided to give you the code. Whichever option you choose, visit http://www.google.com/local/verify and enter your verification code on the My Business dashboard.By following these simple steps to list and verify your business, you will not only show up on Google, but provide customers with accurate information about your business whenever they need it so you can drive in-store sales.