Local Search

Local Search

Increase your Visibility and Improve your Brand Awareness with Local Search

Optimizing your Website for Local Search

The way people search online is changing. People are increasingly using mobile and local search to find information, make purchases and search for local businesses. This shift is changing the way SEO needs to be approached. Its no longer enough to have your website be visible in organic search results: You also have to ensure your website is optimized so users can find your business using local search and when using mobile devices and smartphones. With Local SEO services from SEP, you will get:

  • More highly targeted website traffic
  • Increased conversion rates & brand awareness
  • A local SEO strategy that targets specific keywords or customer groups
  • Better visibility on search engine results pages
  • Increased sales and broadened customer base

Why Local Search?

Local search, which has been popularized by platforms such as Google My Business, is a specialized form of SEO that increases a local business' visibility online and improves search rankings for geographically related keywords. In recent years, the importance of local search has increased because search engines are increasingly integrating local search into organic search results. As a result, local SEO marketing has the ability to drive significant target traffic to your website.

Local Search Products and Features

  • Google My Business Profile Creation & Optimization: We will create and optimize your Google My Business profile page that will provide visitors with information such as reviews, maps, driving directions, hours of operation, video links, images, street views and more.
  • Local Search Citation Building: We will build local search citations over time by adding your website to relevant business directories. This will verify your business information and help increase search visibility to your local customer base.
  • Online Reviews Monitoring: We will track and monitor all online reviews about your business using exclusive proprietary software and provide detailed monthly reports so that you can manage and improve the online reputation of your business.
  • Premium Local Directories and Review Sites: We will build up your premium local directory listings, Google+ Local and Yelp profiles to enhance your brand and attract citations, traffic and links. This will increase brand awareness and build your business authority with local customers.
  • Local SEO Competition Analysis: We will analyze your main competitors who are currently ranking well in local results for relevant local keywords and identify opportunities to improve brand visibility and build citations.

Why Choose Search Engine People for Local Search?

  • We've done local search from the start: Search Engine People was one of the first companies to understand the true potential of online local search and has developed exceptional strategies to help you increase your online presence using local search.
  • We are the best in the industry: SEP has been voted the #1 Local Search Company in Canada for more than two years by TOPSEOs.com.
  • We have the largest SEO team in Canada: Our experienced team has the skills, tools and resources to manage every aspect of your SEO strategy, including local SEO.
  • We have the best local search tools: Search Engine People has developed some of the most advanced, most powerful and well-respected SEO and Local Search analytics tools and technologies available anywhere in the world.
  • We practice what we preach: We have consistently ranked on the first page for SEO related terms for the past 5 years and our site is one of the top 12,000 most trafficked sites on the web.