Local SEO Blackburn

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

local seo for Blackburn business

The Town of Blackburn has a population of around 118000 people which makes up for 0.193% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Blackburn have on the web, make up for around 0.209% of the UK total local websites.

Making online competition in Blackburn HIGH!

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

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

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

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

1) Web site design
2) Solicitors
3) Furniture stores
4) Taxis and mini cabs
5) Car body shops
6) Pet services
7) Fashion shops
8) Internet marketing seo and ppc
9) Glaziers
10) Roofers

These are the most competitive business types in Blackburn 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.

Blackburn 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 Blackburn, Lancashire. 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 Blackburn.

local influencer marketing Blackburn

@ellisonprinting Jane Caunce in Rishton, Blackburn, Lancashire
Partner & General Manager at Ellison Printing, Rishton, serving companies nationwide. The only printer youll ever need. Award winning. T 01254 883208

@BlackburnMarket Blackburn Market in Blackburn, Lancashire
Award winning market in the heart of Blackburn in Lancashire - Normal Hours: Mon - Sat 8:30am - 5:30pm

@BlackburnLife Blackburn Life in Blackburn, Lancashire, UK
Everything Blackburn! Local News in East Lancashire. The original Blackburn community page.

@BWDDPH Dominic Harrison in Blackburn with Darwen
Dominic Harrison is Director of Public Health for Blackburn with Darwen; Board member of the BwD CCG & Visiting Professor University of Central Lancashire.

@EastLancsHosp East Lancs Hospitals in East Lancashire
#SafePersonalEffective care from NHS hospitals (Burnley, Blackburn, Accrington, Clitheroe, Pendle) and community staff in East Lancashire.

@ThwaitesEmpire Thwaites Empire in Blackburn, Lancashire
All about Thwaites Empire Theatre in Blackburn, a friendly volunteer-run venue. Follow us on Facebook http://t.co/fwxtBZBOak

@vitalblackburn Vital Blackburn in Blackburn, Lancashire
The latest news from Ewood Park from Vital Blackburn. #BRFC #rovers #BlackburnRovers

@Mall_Blackburn The Mall Blackburn in Blackburn, Lancashire
At The Mall Blackburn shopping centre we care about our shoppers. Your experience with us matters, let us give you a care free day out for you and your family.

@pcaltd Pierce CA Ltd in Blackburn, Lancashire, UK
Business advisory & chartered accountancy group, progressive & dynamic approach to business. In-depth business & entrepreneurial advisory services.

@prefixsystems Prefix Systems in Blackburn, Lancashire
Est. in 1996, Prefix Systems is the UKs largest independent fabricator of glass roof structures. WARMroof, Orangeries, Aluminium, Conservatory Roofs & Verandah

@jamesswift James Swift in Preston, England
Founder of Beyond Interactive, a Lancashire-based #recruitment marketing agency. Blackburn Rovers fan, Crossfitter. Arte et Labore.

@Verifyne Verifyne Plastics in Blackburn, England
#Plastic #InjectionMoulding and #Toolmaking based in Blackburn, Lancashire Moderators:- @alanholderness @vaindmc

@WestholmeSchool Westholme School in Blackburn, Lancashire BB2 6QU
Truly Independent Education for children aged 3 months -18 years. Contact/Information: 01254 506070

@ava_anna Ava Anna in Blackburn, Lancashire
Instagram: _ava_anna - snapchat: avs_87 .. Perspective is everything ..

@BburnBeerFest Blackburn Beer Fest in Blackburn, Lancashire
4th/5th/6th May 2018. Hosted by Blackburn Rugby Club in aid of local charity @blackburnyz #BBBeerFest Headline Sponsors: @FarleysLaw @Mr_Wicked @pmm_acc

@TheBonnyInn The Bonny Inn in Blackburn Lancashire
We source the best ingredients to create a traditional menu with a contemporary twist. Great food & drink with breathtaking views over the Ribble Valley.

@AnstuMedia Anstu Media in Blackburn, Lancashire
I run 2 businesses. Media production & Independent Utility Warehouse distributor, both Business & Domestic.

@smcblackburn St Marys College in Blackburn, England
The official Twitter for St Marys College, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 8DX. We are a Sixth Form Catholic College.

@get_keeping Get into Keeping in Blackburn, Lancashire
Putting Confidence into Keepers, Putting Confident Keepers into Grassroots. Level 2 Football. Level 1 GK. Endorsed by @HEDERAGK Andy Dawson.

@bbroadrunners BlackburnRoadRunners in Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn Road Runners is a friendly club consisting of runners of all abilities. Come & join us!

Organic Social SEO Blackburn

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

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

Engage with influential people in Blackburn 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; Cleveleys, Denton, Lymm, Lancaster, Maghull, Warrington, Dukinfield, Kirkby, Mossley and Skipton

Using local Blackburn 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 Blackburn Searches

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

1) Thwaites empire theatre blackburn lancashire
2) Internet marketing blackburn
3) Ppc services blackburn
4) Glaziers blackburn
5) Orangeries blackburn

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!