Marking Your Home on Google Map

By | February 1, 2020

When you are booking a cab to go to a place, you have to put in your home address. However, due to technological advancement, you do not have to do that. You can get rid of this daily chore by using Google Maps. In Google Maps, you enter your address once, and you are done. It means you will not have to type it again.

You can use Google map to mark your address through

  • Computer
  • Mobile Phone

We will discuss both methods in detail.

Marking Your Home address on Google Map using Your Phone

You must follow the steps below to signify your address through your mobile.

  •       Step 1:

Open the Google map application from your mobile device.

  •       Step 2: 

Next, log in from your account after tapping the google map. If you are not logged in already, you will have to enter your password and email ID

  •       Step 3: 

After logging in, look for a menu-bar, it appears on the upper left corner of the screen. Upon tapping on the menu-bar, a list of more options will emerge.

  •       Step 4:

From the list of options, choose “add a missing place.” it is located somewhere at the bottom of the list. When you click it, another menu will appear? From that list, click on “add a place.”

  •       Step 5: 

You will see the option “Name” on the top of your screen. Write the name of the area you live in at that place.

  •       Step 6:

After you have written the name of the place, another option pops up, asking your address. In this fill in the complete details about your address like your street, house no, and city, etc. if you provide every little detail of your address, it will take less time to recognize your address and verify it.

  •       Step 7: 

You are also given the option of adding additional information if you want. This information includes your number, website, etc.

  •       Step 8: 

After you are done filling all the information you want, click the send option, it is located at the top right corner of the screen. When you click send, your request will be sent to be submitted to Google.

In a few days, you will receive an email informing you whether your application has been successfully submitted or not.

Marking Your Home Address on Google Map Using Your Computer:

  •       Step 1: 

Open Google maps from the browser of your computer. Sign in your account. Also, you can add your email and password after opening the Google map.

  •       Step 2: 

After you sign in, you will see a menu at the top left corner of the screen, click on it.

  •       Step 3: 

By clicking the menu bar, a list will pop up. From the list, choose the option called add a missing place.

  •       Step 4: 

After that, you will find another option that says, “Add a name.” in this, you have to mention the area or place in which you are currently residing.

  •       Step 5: 

Then, you will have to fill in all the details about your address. It includes your complete home address along with other information like zip codes or state etc. you can add more data as well, i.e., your number.

  •       Step 6: 

Click on submit after you are done filling your details and then wait for a verification email.

Tap on Submit: The last thing to do is click on submit and then wait for Google to verify your location.