Local SEO Antrim

One of the first places to start in carrying out local SEO in Antrim, Antrim, is with competitor research, so I surveyed 70,000 UK local websites!

local seo for Antrim business

The Town of Antrim has a population of around 23000 people which makes up for 0.038% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Antrim have on the web, make up for around 0.032% of the UK total local websites.

Good News! competition online in Antrim is Very Low!

There is still room for new websites and improvements from local businesses as Antrim is lagging behind nationally with search engine optimisation. Not many are doing keyword research in Antrim.

Small business Local Search Engine Optimisation in Antrim could be a much simpler process than you may have been told.

To get you started and to make sure your SEO in Antrim is on the right path, I wrote an article for beginners with the most important top local seo tips, please take a look.

Please take a look around and make sure you read my home page as it contains a lot of information on SEO to help you.

Competitive Antrim Industries

I also discovered the most active online industries in Antrim and have built a short list below, starting at the hardest inustry to compete against locally.

1) Computer consultants
2) Health and safety products
3) Bathroom designers and planners
4) Coffee machines
5) Bouncing castles and inflatables hire
6) Removals and storage
7) Department stores
8) Sports equipment manufacturers
9) Floor coverings
10) Automation systems

These are the most competitive business types in Antrim and indicate how much SEO work is needed to rank in these industries.

However just because an industry is very competitive does not mean their SEO is effective.

Antrim Influencers

A great way to improve your SEO is to create local connections, so i have compiled a list most influential people in and around Antrim, Antrim. This list does change and so its worth checking it out once in a while. Use this list to help build your local business in Antrim.

local influencer marketing Antrim

@pistol147 Mark Allen in Antrim, Northern Ireland
Married to @kylamcguigan Hit a ball around a table. Love golf, watching tiger and the occasional smirnoff!!!

@JimAllister Jim Allister in Northern Ireland - UK
Traditional Unionist Voice (TUV) Leader; MLA for North Antrim 2011-Present; MEP 2004-09; QC

@HowToEnjoyBLFST HowToEnjoy BELFAST in Belfast, County Antrim
@IrelandNortherns BELFAST Edition, tweeting to 17,900+ (12/17): UK (86%); RoI/Eire (7%); USA (4%). Eldest to @HowToEnjoyCoUk. Cousin to @HowToEnjoyDUB #ireland

@ClubAontroma ClubAontroma in Belfast
Supporting the development of our games in Antrim, and supporting our county teams. #Saffronsrising

@ianpaisleymp Ian Paisley MP in North Antrim/Westminster
Freeman of City of London. Honoured to serve as M.P. for North Antrim DUP 2010-15, 15-17 & 17- present and to be returned with highest recorded vote in NI.

@AontroimGAA Antrim GAA in County Antrim
FB:https://t.co/OelmQG24Jl Instagram: official_antrim_gaa #Saffs #RunForAnto .. in https://t.co/kVvGreJZA0

@acrosstheline Across the Line in County Antrim, Belfast
New Irish music from Ireland north and south. Monday at 8pm on @bbcradioulster & @bbcradiofoyle also https://t.co/HzciSaoVGr & @bbcnireland

@QUBSU Queens SU in Belfast, Co. Antrim
Queens University Students Union, Belfast

@apnelson1 annienelson in Co. Antrim
Live..Love..laugh and always support AFC

@GCausewayNT Giants Causeway in North Antrim Coast, N.Ireland.
A Giants stepping stones or result of volcanic fury. Folklore blends with science at N.Is first World Heritage Site.

@GalgormResort Galgorm Resort & Spa in Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland
Galgorm Resort & Spa is a 4 Star hotel offering all the trappings of a country estate, along with unadulterated, award-winning luxury.

@ANBorough Antrim&Newtownabbey in Antrim, Newtownabbey
Latest news, events & updates from Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council (Monitored Mon-Fri 9am-5pm excl. holidays) Posting rules: https://t.co/0mPhKLQPWh

@RobinSwannUUP Robin Swann MLA in Kells - Northern Ireland
North Antrim MLA & Ulster Unionist Party Leader.

@flpireland Forever Ireland HQ in County Antrim Northern Ireland
Official Twitter page for Forever Living Products Ireland Ltd. Sister to @officialforever. Distributor of Aloe Vera products. #FLPIreland

@DeclanKearneySF Declan Kearney Sinn Fin National Chairperson. South Antrim MLA. Gaeilgeoir. Antrim GAA (ever hopeful).

@ohsoghetto shan in Antrim, Northern Ireland
remember when you used to be a rascal.

@NHSCTrust Northern Trust We provide health and social care services throughout the council areas of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Causeway Coast and Glens, Mid and East Antrim and Mid Ulster

@Hiberniaphoto Hibernia Landscapes in Lisburn, County Antrim
Irish landscape photography by Stephen Wallace. Workshops, prints and licensing available.

@Real_RallyNews RallyNews in Co Antrim, Northern Ireland
The Real RallyNews Team offering The Independent RallyNews Service. The Latest Irish and UK Rally News from the Pattersons and http://t.co/Pl7WGH4BYF.

@stewartcdickson Stewart Dickson MLA in Carrickfergus, East Antrim NI
Alliance Party MLA East Antrim 028 93350286 Vice President Monitoring Committee @COECongress @CoE Party Spokesperson Executive Office Member Assembly Commission

Organic Social SEO Antrim

I monitor all Twitter users in Antrim and have created the above section to allow you to find the best people in Antrim and Antrim to follow and interact with.

Use this list to find Top Social Media Influencers to boost your organic SEO in Antrim. Connect with people in your community and build your Antrim business.

Engage with influential people in Antrim rather than your target market as a whole. Identify the people that have influence over potential clients then orientate your marketing activities toward these influencers. More articles coming soon!

Checkout the social influencers in places nearby such as; Banbridge, Cookstown, Newtownards, Bangor, Craigavon, Larne, Magherafelt, Carrickfergus, Castlereagh and Lisburn

Using local Antrim Social Networks is a great way to leave your business card wherever you go and it does not take long, just a few minutes a day will do.

Top Antrim Searches

I am currently building a database of Antrim SEO keywords people actually search for. Here are some I have found so far...

1) Antrim gaa top
2) Pest control antrim
3) North antrim gaa

More coming soon!