80% of Consumers Searching for a Local Business Will Call or Visit within 24 Hours
You could be the biggest shop on Main Street, but if you don’t show up in local searches online, you’re missing out on a significant amount of clientele and sales. As a local business, it’s extremely important for you to be visible for your industry’s keywords.
Our job is to make sure you’re seen in all the places your customers are, especially the ones who are the closest to your business. That’s just where Local Search Optimization (LSO) services comes in.
Contrary to popular belief, focusing on local search results is not a short-term strategy and requires as much of a time and investment as “regular” SEO and sidelining local SEO efforts can cost your business a pretty penny in the long run.
Did you know that 35% searches on Google are local searches? And a majority of these are carried out on mobile devices? All these numbers indicate that you can’t afford to be left behind as far as optimization on local searches is concerned.
To receive the strongest benefits from your Local SEOs efforts, remember to:
- Plan for local events,
- Encourage customer reviews,
- Submit to store directories
However, it’s a lot easier to let the experts handle the grunt work, especially because we know how to navigate the search-engine inroads. Our packages, listed above, are optimized to work within Google’s guidelines for localized searches. Along with listings and reviews, our service plans for local SEO also include Google map optimizations for your business to be indexed faster.
Our Google Maps local SEO packages will adopt the following best practices:
Consistent NAP across Directory Listings – In local SEO, NAP stands for Name, Address and Phone Number, which is needed by all your customers to reach your store. We will work towards correctly featuring your business name, current address and phone number on all online directories as well as on the footer of your E-commerce store or website. Information with regards to store location, working hours and products and services will be consistent and correct whenever you are searched online.
Local Search Engine Optimization to improve Small Business – We will use local keywords, specific to your industry, users’ demands and geographic-specific events, to enhance interactions on Google and other social platforms. Localized searches will direct more footfalls to your store (physical and online) and positively impact your business sales.
Who Benefits most from Local SEO Services?
The biggest beneficiaries of localized campaigns are small businesses vis-à-vis eateries, local grocery stores, libraries, museums, local franchisees and professionals such as plumbers, electricians, beauticians, educators, instructors, etc. If you are running a restaurant in a suburb, your clientele will be the people living in your backyard. A local SEO package is designed and implemented in way that the people living near you, hear about you, and come to you to satisfy their needs.
Contact us today to get started.