Local SEO Basingstoke

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

local seo for Basingstoke business

The Town of Basingstoke has a population of around 107000 people which makes up for 0.175% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Basingstoke have on the web, make up for around 0.222% of the UK total local websites.

Making online competition in Basingstoke HIGH!

There is a fair amount of competition locally in Basingstoke, but always room for someone willing to learn keyword research skills!

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

To get you started and to make sure your SEO in Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke Industries

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

1) Plumbers
2) Computer consultants
3) Marketing consultants and services
4) Couriers
5) Cleaners domestic
6) Removals and storage
7) Dentists
8) Employment services
9) Educational services
10) Locksmiths

These are the most competitive business types in Basingstoke 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.

Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke, Hampshire. 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 Basingstoke.

local influencer marketing Basingstoke

@Basingstoke_FC Basingstoke Town FC in Basingstoke, Hampshire
Official Account of Basingstoke Town Football Club #OurTownUnited | https://t.co/ukjSVcIwFI | https://t.co/pZFXxCdQLv | #UpTheStoke

@HampshireFA Hampshire FA in Basingstoke, Hampshire
Using the Power of Football to Build A Better Future For All.

@1976Emili Emilia76 in Hampshire Basingstoke
I am Crossdresser sub I not Shemale! Sometimes I wearing women cloths and I love cock!

@BasingstokeNews Basingstoke Observer in Basingstoke, Hampshire UK
All the news, sport and entertainment from across Basingstoke and North Hampshire. Got a story. Call us on 01256 952 180 or email news@basingstokeobserver.co.uk

@bakedincakes Bakedin in Basingstoke, Hampshire
Were revolutionising Home Baking, we provide the recipe, exact dry ingredients, no waste, no fuss, just the fun part. Join the Baking Club, youll love it!

@paulapuddephatt Paula Puddephatt in Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK
Fiction writer, poet, blogger. Surviving chronic physical and mental illness. Retro music page: @80s90smusicpage.

@nhampshireccg North Hampshire CCG in Basingstoke, North Hampshire
We plan and buy the healthcare services used by local people, working closely with GPs, pharmacies and other health and social care professionals

@jasonhead93 Jason Head in Birkenhead, England
My names Jason am 25 years old born in Basingstoke, Hampshire support Liverpool Fc follow me & Ill follow you back going the Soccer Aid 2018

@HHFTnhs Hampshire Hospitals in Hampshire, UK
We run Andover War Memorial, Basingstoke & North Hampshire & Royal Hampshire County Hospitals.

@astridsviews Astrid Haigh-Smith in Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK
Retired internet radio presenter, #vegetarian, lover of animals, music, laughing, @Englandrugby and eating cake!

@smhbasingstoke St Michaels Hospice in Basingstoke
St. Michaels Hospice is based in Basingstoke and cares for people across North Hampshire with a life-limiting illness.

@hypephotography Stuart Freeman in Basingstoke, Hampshire.
Commercial & Advertising Photography Studio Basingstoke, Hampshire.

@UK_MYOB MIndYourOwnBusiness in Basingstoke Hampshire
Mind Your Own Business - The non rocket science workshops showing you how to start your business; nigh on for FREE . #startup #SmallBiz

@Pillsbury069 Mark Peters in Basingstoke, Hampshire
Married,4 kids sports mad,lifelong Liverpool FC fan also into researching my family tree.

@AurumPunzel Craig N. of Corona.. in Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK
Proud Disnerd (who is never too old for Disney!), Animation, Tangled superfan, technology, photography, musical theatre and transport enthusiast

@beerhunter74 ..BeerHuntingStormtrooper................ in Basingstoke,Hampshire,England
A #Scarborian living down south, Hunting down as many different #beers..as I can,Member of #CAMRA & a fan of #football..#darts.. #9ballpool..& #StarWars #MTFBWY

@BasingstokeBiz BusinessinBstoke in Basingstoke, Hampshire. UK
Supporting business success in Basingstoke business@basingstoke.gov.uk

@kim_searle Kim Searle in Basingstoke, Hampshire
Author of #midlifeisNotacrisis and POWER Coach working to help people love themselves more

@TheBigCheesePho $ean D. TheBigCheese in Basingstoke, Hampshire.
Father of 4,husband of 1 Nat Award Winning Photographer Events Corporate & PR Specialist. #MTR #MTFB #APF #CSN #GPM #NAH #NRR #TALK #UTW #GSK #SSE #AA #KIE #VOD

@WhiterokLtd Whiterok Ltd in Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK
@ciatechnologist registered Architectural practice in Basingstoke, Hampshire - assisting homeowners and businesses. https://t.co/OEfhtuqYAO #sbswinner 06/08/17

Organic Social SEO Basingstoke

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

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

Engage with influential people in Basingstoke 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; Midhurst, Horndean, Didcot, Eastleigh, Maidenhead, Woking, Wallingford, Guildford, Godalming and Haslemere

Using local Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke Searches

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

1) Basingstoke population
2) Affordable business websites basingstoke
3) Life coach basingstoke
4) Basingstoke fc
5) Basingstoke observer

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!