Local SEO Blackpool

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

local seo for Blackpool business

The Town of Blackpool has a population of around 148000 people which makes up for 0.242% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Blackpool have on the web, make up for around 0.254% of the UK total local websites.

Making online competition in Blackpool HIGH!

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

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

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

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

1) Hotels
2) Plumbers
3) Web site design
4) Electricians
5) Roofers
6) Car dealers and showrooms
7) Printers
8) Glaziers
9) Furniture stores
10) Solicitors

These are the most competitive business types in Blackpool 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.

Blackpool 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 Blackpool, 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 Blackpool.

local influencer marketing Blackpool

@visitBlackpool VisitBlackpool in Blackpool, Lancashire
Were the official Twitter account for Blackpool tourism. Follow us for ideas on what to do and where to go in Britains favourite beach resort!

@Pleasure_Beach Pleasure Beach in Blackpool, Lancashire
The UKs number one amusement park, home to the UKs only @nickelodeonUK land! Here to respond Mon - Sun from 9:30am - 5:30pm. For queries email info@bpbltd.com

@87Tangerines 87Tangerines in Blackpool, Lancashire, England
Were a #SocialMedia agency that likes to cut out confusing jargon. We give businesses exposure & help them grow using platforms such as Facebook & Twitter etc.

@killer_kitsch Killer Kitsch in Blackpool, Lancashire, UK
Art | Design | Movies | Cult TV | Pop Culture | Kitsch | DJ | Blogger | https://t.co/5iTlIrHGEd https://t.co/f2zLWwTx98

@Grand_Theatre Grand Theatre in Blackpool, Lancashire
#Blackpools premier #Theatre #Arts venue. #PlayYourPart #ThisIsMe. Social Policy https://t.co/N9TAc9zHlq

@BlackpoolPolice Blackpool Police in Blackpool, Lancashire
The official feed for Blackpool Police. Not monitored 24/7. To report crime call 999 in an emergency or go online at https://t.co/XpDpTGcmfy

@cleveleysnews Cleveleys News in Cleveleys
Celebrating 5 glorious years of reporting the facts. #Cleveleys #Blackpool #Fleetwood #Lytham #Poulton #Lancashire #Wyre #Fylde

@JamesSorah James Sorah in Blackpool, Lancashire
Trade Union education lecturer & Socialist. Former railwayman (RMT). Allergic to Tories and nationalists of all kinds. Member Unite & GMB. Some robust humour.

@badas_tweets Blackpool Astronomy in Blackpool, Lancashire, UK
Blackpool & District Astronomy Society - Where astronomy takes place on sunny days . + starry nights . in Blackpool. Host @ClaireCSmith sometimes Pete @cho_web.

@biglesp biglesp in Blackpool, Lancashire
Writer for Linux Format,The MagPi and @ElectromakerIO. Pythonista,part of #picademy team. Maker specialising in Raspberry Pi and micro:bit projects.

@BlackpoolSixth Blackpool Sixth in Blackpool, Lancashire
This is the official Twitter account for Blackpool Sixth. Follow for information, news, events and chatter.

@testingtimeblog Sam - A Testing Time in Blackpool, Lancashire
Beauty & Lifestyle Blogger & Product Tester. Coffee, Cake & #Gaming Addict. Self Confessed #Beauty Hoarder. #mathcore #deathcore - Email sam@testingtimeblog.com

@seasiderboy1887 Seasider Knowles in Blackpool Lancashire
Love Armin Van Buuren the trance master is mixing just blows me away i love going to c the Seasiders and i am a fan of the amazing beautiful Sam Naz

@DermaV10 Derma V10 in Blackpool, Lancashire
The environmentally conscious beauty brand of @healthpointuk We provide great quality, cruelty free & many vegan products at a great price! #LoveYourselfForLess

@BlackpoolBID Blackpool BID in Blackpool Lancashire
Our strategic aim is to make Blackpool Town Centre a cleaner, safer and more inviting place

@BLKAirportNews Blackpool Airport News in Blackpool
Blackpool Airport is the UKs oldest aviation site dating back to 1909. This page works to promote the Airport, #Blackpool & #Lancashire. Airport open 0700-2100

@rosieswarb Rosie Swarbrick in Leyland, Preston
Fleetwood Town writer for the Blackpool Gazette. I also write for the Lancashire Post & Chorley Guardian .. Rosie.swarbrick@jpress.co.uk

@lancashireprop Lancashire Prop Hire in Blackpool, England
We #Hire out #SweetTreats #MobileBar for #TV #Films #Wedding #Birthdays #Events based in #Blackpool but cover all #Lancashire #SBS Winner 7/11/16

@cjgriffphoto Claire in Blackpool Lancashire UK.
2018 Arts Council funded photography series #retiredperformers and part of Redeye Lightbox Residency https://t.co/Us1DtY3xVV

@Fyldesport Fyldesport in Blackpool, Lancashire, England
Blackpool and the Fylde Coast. All things local football related and sometimes a little bit more..

Organic Social SEO Blackpool

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

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

Engage with influential people in Blackpool 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; Kirkby, Dalton-In-Furness, Rainford, Carnforth, Litherland, Blackburn, Crosby, Adlington, Standish and Barrow-In-Furness

Using local Blackpool 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 Blackpool Searches

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

1) Diy blackpool
2) 24/7 emergency call out service blackpool
3) Glaziers blackpool
4) Blackpool airport
5) Blackpool social media
6) Consulting blackpool chorley
7) Plumber blackpool
8) Blackpool police
9) Cheap locksmith blackpool
10) Pest control blackpool


Local SEO Audits

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