7 actionable tips to improve your local seo
We know how important it is for you to attract new business, especially in your local area. Thats why here at The Marketing People, we’re the local SEO company to come to for SEO packages, for both new and existing clients.
What is Local SEO?
Local SEO is correctly setting up your website so search engines can understand your services based upon your location. Having your website setup correctly for local SEO enables your business to stand out online when searched for relevant keywords.
This then attracts visitors to your website with the potential to generate new leads for your business.
How Local SEO can get you Business
By following these quick and easy tips to improve your local SEO your business will soon be getting more and more customers.
1. Make sure your website is mobile, tablet and desktop friendly.
In 2018 Over 52.2 % of worlds web traffic was generated through mobile phones so its hugely important to make sure that your website can be access across a wide range of platforms.
2. Audit your website
Making sure your website is error free can also help improve your local rankings. Google checks your website for technical errors and can move you down the search rankings if your site has a long load time or users leave the site if they cant load the page.
Pro tip: we offer a free website audit showing you the top 5 errors found on your site completely free. Click here to run your audit
3. Name, Address & Phone Number (NAP)
Make sure your company name, address and telephone number can be easily found on your website.
4. Google My Business
Setup and optimise your Google my Business page. GMB is first thing that potential customers will see on the search results page so its massively important that all your information is present and correct.
Tip: we offer a handy guide on how to setup your Google my Business listing here
5. Create new content and Share
Create and develop new content for you to share with your customers. Show off your expertise and share on your blog, social media and other PR avenues.
6. Local Business Listings / Directories
Optimise your opening hours, images, address and product information and distribute across local listing directories such as Trustpilot and get your customers to review your business.
We even offer a service we were can optimise this information so you know all of your information across the web is present and up to date.
7. Call us – Your local SEO company
We are here to offer help and guidance to all of our clients. So, if you’re struggling to implement any of these steps or as with most of our clients, you don’t have the time to dedicate to your website then get in touch and we’d be happy to help.
In conclusion, all the above are just a few of the signals your company sends out across the world wide web. We can help build your web presence. Trust The Marketing People as your local SEO company specialists.