Let’s first look at the hard data on local search. In 2016 over 46% of all searches on Google are for local purposes. Over 50% of the people that made a local search visited that business within a day.
Over 70% say they confirm and look up the location of the business before going to it for first time. These stats show the importance of having a local presence for your business. If you have a physical location you can’t rely on foot traffic alone. People are using their phones and computers every day to find businesses that can accommodate what they’re searching for.
Our Google local services include:
Here you’ll see a real-life example of SEO Direct ranking #1 for the keyword “SEO Los Angeles” on the local and organic results:
Name, Address & Phone Clean Up (NAP)
Citation Building & Audit
Citations are basically just online references of your business on sites like Yellow Pages, Yelp, Superpages, etc. They don’t hold a lot of link value but are still a factor in determining local rankings. We’ll do an audit on your existing citations and make sure you have all the major citations in place.