What is Local Search
Local Search is a when search is performed where use the intent is to find a local business or service. The user is seeking a business in a geographical area. The results displayed are served with a dropper associated with a Google My Business Profile page. The results are generally served as 3, 5, or sometimes 7 results depending on the density or local competitiveness.
Why Does Local Search Matter
Searches with local intent are continually increases and with the rise of mobile search this trend will only continue. Therefore it is essential that business are visible when search with local intent are performed. The businesses appearing in local search are capturing all the traffic for the relevant searches.
Local Search Services
Below are Firestarter’s local SEO services. Our local services start at $800/month and are the best in the business.
Assuring search engines understand your website is vital to the products and services of your business. When focusing on local search it is equally important that the search engines understand your location and what area you serve.
- Local Schema Mark-up
- Name, Address, Phone Number (NAP)
- Local Keyword Optimization
Google My Business Optimization
Search is favoring local listings, being found in local results is more important than ever. In part the local listing are powered by the combination of your website and your Google My Business listing. In order to assist being found locally we:
- Claim Your Google My Business listing
- Optimize your Google My Business Profile
- Facilitate reviews
Local Link Building
There are over hundreds of local profile pages and websites. Ensuring the NAP and other data match your website and Google My business page we distribute and sync your NAP with hundreds of local profiles.
- Claim Other Local Business Listings
- Sync NAP Across Local Profiles
Citations are a key ingredient in local rankings. Citations are basically mentions of part of your business NAP on other websites. We build:
- Industry Related citations
- 100’s of Citations
- Relevant Citations.
A core component of SEO is link building. We look for websites related to your business and seek opportunites to earn links from those sites to yours.
- Relevant Links
- Quality Links
Understanding reporting and creating action plans around data is how websites progress. We do this through reporting. Each month we send the following progress reports:
- Ranking Report
- Traffic Report