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6 Local SEO Tips to apply to your local business

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Local SEO is increasingly becoming an important tool in marketing for local businesses. Local search engine optimization is extremely important for SMEs with a defined service area,
because we live in a world where more and more "mobile" is being sought.

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6 Local SEO Tips to apply to your local business

  1. 1. W H Y I T I S I M P O R T A N T F O R Y O U R C O M P A N Y LOCAL SEO LOCAL SEO 6 LOCAL SEO TIPS TO START IMMEDIATELY 5 Add your location to titles and meta descriptions. Do not forget to mention the location of your company in the meta-text of your page. This is the short descriptive text that you find under the title of your page in the search results. 1. Claim your Google My Business page. Google wants to show the most relevant results for each for a local search. Companies with complete and correct information are found better with the right search queries. Fill in your profile as completely as possible. Through Google My Business you can fill in where you are located, what you sell and what your opening hours are. Search engine optimization is important for every company that wants to attract online customers. Local search engine optimization is extremely important for SMEs with a defined service area, because we live in a world where more and more "mobile" is being sought. Local search engine optimization is very specific Predominantly on mobile devices and tablets product and/or a service in a particular place, city or region 2. Ask your customers for reviews. Ask customers to leave reviews on your website, your Google My Business page or Facebook. Reviews not only help build trust. Google also uses them as a ranking factor for your position in local search results. Because people find reviews important, they are also for Google. 3. Relevant links on local pages. Are there local business directories that you are not yet on? Think for example of sites of municipalities, of local business associations or of companies that provide additional services. Links from relevant local pages to your website are good for your local SEO ranking. 4. Optimize the texts on your website.� It is smart to mention on certain pages of your website where you offer your services. Combine this with the specific service or product you deliver. Do you have, for example, a Spanish tapas restaurant? Mention on your homepage that you are 'the tastiest Spanish tapas restaurant in Estepona'. Beware: do not exaggerate. A few location notifications per page are sufficient. 86% �Of consumers rely on the internet to find a local business B E F O U N D ! C O N T A C T F M L T O D A Y � 6 Add Google Maps to your website. The 'about us' or contact page on your website is a good place to do this. A map on your website is important for two reasons: It makes it easy for visitors to find your company. You create a link between your company website and your physical address. That is another way in which Google links your location to your company.

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