Local SEO is something I have wrote several times on this blog and on my other online publications. The WikiDot explains Local SEO saying “Local search engine optimization and local search engine marketing can entitle your website to higher ranking authority to engage new clients for local business. You may read the detailed article on their website for a comprehensive understanding about their Local SEO practices.
One of the other great resource to read about Local SEO is The Local SEO Guide by Andrew Shotland’s blog on local search optimization, small business marketing & search engine optimization strategy.
This Article I wrote few weeks back will show you some of the best Local Business Marketing techniques:
So why do you need Local Search Engine Optimization? is it because Local Search is hot these days? Actually more people who could be your potential buyers are searching on local search phrases or at least have local intent while searching on Google. So it’s pretty obvious you want to be found on these local phrases in the competitive market place.
If you are a webmaster and looking for a great solution for your Local SEO services, there is great Local SEO plugin by Yoast for WordPress which helps you to set up your website in a way that Google loves it for a well findable local website.
The list of features they have on their plugin for you:
- KML File and Geo Sitemap generation (these files are needed for Google)
- Address output in Schema.org format
- Showing opening hours (with Schema.org output)
- Showing Google maps, including a routeplanner
- Support for multiple locations
- CSV upload for multiple locations
These features will make it possible for your website to rank locally and on Google Maps.
Sharing from one of my most recent successful search engines optimization work I did for Studio Vimukthi, you can see how it appear on Google first page the keyword “Ja Ela Wedding Photographer“
The Power of Local SEO
If you are looking to manage your local SEO the easy way then you can check which has some Powerful tools for local SEO.