If you seek maximum returns from your SEO efforts, then it is hard to deny the importance of local rankings. These are not necessarily searches from a certain geographical location, surely not.
Users may get local result pages when they are searching from their desktop or mobile browsers. Or even if the IP address of their internet service points to a specific location. Meaning, you just have to optimize your sites for local, whenever and wherever possible.
That is, if you don’t want to miss out on rankings and the extra traffic.
This richly detailed infographic provides a detailed checklist and tips for local SEO success, listing the best practices and general guidelines to ensure that your websites are optimized for local search engine rankings:
“You can improve your rankings in the local search results and boost your business online visibility if you put some effort in it. Of course this process will require time and persistence, but, hey, Rome wasn’t built in a day, right! We have prepared a detailed guide for you that easily explains what you should pay attention to and what factors you should closely monitor.”
You are walked through your Google+ local page optimization, online reviews, citations, inbound link profile and on-site optimization.
Although heavy in content, this infographic is a useful resource for when you are ready to optimize your business for local search rankings. And you should be ready to start now, if you haven’t already — local search is here to stay, and you just need to build local search authority.
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