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10 Local SEO Tips for Your Local Business

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Tip #1 Claim Your Business on Local Directories and Review Sites  Claim Your Business on Local Directories and Review Sites  Google+ Local  Yahoo  Bing  Yelp  Merchant Circle  And others


Tip #2 Ask Your Customers for Reviews ďƒ˜ Most consumers today go online to find local products and/or services ďƒ˜ The more reviews your business has, the more credible you are in the eyes of local consumers


Tip #3 Use the Same Business Name, Address, and Phone Number Across the Board ďƒ˜ This includes your website, your local directory listings, and your social media pages ďƒ˜ Multiple locations need to have separate online properties for each location


Tip #4 Use a Local Phone Number on Your Website ďƒ˜ Avoid using ONLY a toll-free number on your website ďƒ˜ A local number helps the search engines verify your location, which is crucial for businesses trying to capture local customers


Tip #5 Get Links from Local Sources  Helps improve the strength of your website in terms of local SEO  Allows you to network with peers in your local area and open up new opportunities


Tip #6 Add Fresh, Unique Content to Your Site Consistently  Search engines LOVE fresh, unique content and reward you for having it  Add a blog to your website and post to it often  Post news, business announcements, helpful tips, and more


Tip #7 Include Keywords in Your Website Page Titles ďƒ˜ Every page of your website can be indexed by the search engines ďƒ˜ Include some of the popular keyword terms that local consumers type into the search engines when looking for your type of product or service


Tip #8 Make Sure You Use the Right Keywords  Don’t “guess” which keywords you should focus on in your local SEO efforts  Use a keyword tool to help you see exactly which keywords are being searched for the most and build around those terms


Tip #9 Use Your Location in the Optimization Process  If you want to attract “local” consumers, you should include geographic terms in your optimization, such as your city and state  This tells the search engines exactly where you are located and helps to draw in local, targeted traffic


Tip #10 Keep Branding Tight ďƒ˜ Use the exact same name for all of your online properties in order to get a strong, solid online brand ďƒ˜ Even if you operate under different businesses names, choose one and focus on that for the best results


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