Why Local SEO?
Did you know that 95% of users search on mobile devices, tablets, and smartphones to find local businesses. If your business relies on local customers, you shouldn’t overlook the power of Local SEO to reach your audience.
Local SEO places your business on the map results that show up on the first page of the search engines. Your audience always carries their mobile devices with them, searching for businesses like yours. Make sure they find you before they find your competitors.
Local SEO is essential.
Search engines like Google use different factors than organic SEO when ranking businesses in the local search results. While organic SEO depends heavily on content, links and social media engagement, Local SEO relies largely on:
- Proper setup and optimization of your Google My Business and Bing/Yahoo Local listings.
- The quantity, quality and consistency of your business listings (Citations) in trusted directories.
- An optimized, mobile-friendly website
- Local content unique to your business
Nearly 80% of local searches result in a purchase. Are you getting your share?