Local SEO Bournemouth

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

local seo for Bournemouth business

The Town of Bournemouth has a population of around 188000 people which makes up for 0.307% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Bournemouth have on the web, make up for around 0.536% of the UK total local websites.

Thus competition online in Bournemouth is VERY HIGH!

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

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

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

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

1) Locksmiths
2) Plumbers
3) Web site design
4) Estate agents
5) Computer repairs
6) Hotels
7) Removals and storage
8) Financial services
9) Legal and law services
10) House clearance

These are the most competitive business types in Bournemouth 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.

Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth, Dorset. 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 Bournemouth.

local influencer marketing Bournemouth

@BournemouthFun Bournemouth Town in Bournemouth, Dorset
News and all of the fun for Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch!

@DrAndyMayers Dr Andy Mayers FRSA in Bournemouth
Perinatal #mentalhealth @bournemouthuni. Chair @DorsetMHA. Governor @DorsetHealth. Patron @DorsetMind @SamsBournemouth. Trustee @Dor_pip @actsfast. Views my own

@WestBeachBmouth WestBeach in Bournemouth, Dorset
Award-winning luxury seafood restaurant in the heart of the South Coast.

@VisitBMTH Visit Bournemouth in Bournemouth, UK
Tourist and local information for Bournemouth in Dorset. Things to do, hotels, events, bars & clubs and lots more.

@PurpleHRLtd Purple HR in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
Purple HR, a complete HR outsource service for SMEs. Hands-on, practical and business focussed - your very own HR Team that does it all for you!

@Hixsons Hixsons in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
Enabling SME business owners to think differently & succeed. Regular blogs & free content helping you achieve your goals. #AllAboutYou #FIGURESTHATMAKESENSE

@SerenaBournemou Serena Bournemouth in Bournemouth
Very High Quality #Escort based in #Bournemouth, Dorset, UK. Stunning #blonde with fabulous body and skills to send you to heaven. Totally independent.

@bowraven Bowraven Software in Bournemouth, Dorset UK
Small business software, guides & tools. Easy to use, quick to download. Increase Profit Software, Cash Flow Forecasting Software, Buying a Business System...

@Dorset_vegan Dorset Vegan in Dorset
#Vegan advocate. All about sharing the love for easy and delicious vegan living in Dorset, UK. Organiser of #BournemouthVeganFair 2014-17 & #PooleVeganFair 2017

@thetvia Si.n in Bournemouth, Dorset
Were a friendly ..who enjoy .. a .. any excuse for a .. & the odd bit of .. How can we help. #InventoryReports #LegionellaRiskAss #BlockManagement #MARLA #INV

@dorsethypnosis Lindsay Shepherd in Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouths (humorous) #Hypnotherapist, Mind Massager & Therapists Marketing Guru! Loves dogs, swimming, runs on purpose sometimes.

@YellowBuses YellowBuses in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
Filling your community with colour - were online to answer your questions between 9am-5pm Monday to Friday. E-mail us: wecanhelp@yellowbuses.co.uk

@ConkerSpirit Conker Spirit in Bournemouth, Dorset
Conker Spirit - Dorset Dry Gin & Cold Brew Coffee Liqueur. #thatsthespirit #conkergin #conkercoldbrew

@BUcareersweb Careers BU in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
Bournemouth University Careers & Employability Service. Support for students and graduates: Advice, Jobs @BUJobShop and events.

@PDSW_org PDSW in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
Pavilion Dance South West offers performances, live screenings, support for dance artists, classes & workshops. Charity no. 1111641 #SWDancing

@limetreecomms limetreecomms in bournemouth, dorset, uk
Lime Tree Communications is a creative and zesty communications, public relations and marketing agency based in Dorset.

@cumberlandhotel Cumberland Hotel in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
A unique, boutique style hotel with a classy hint of opulence. The highest 4 star rating in Bournemouth, offering crisp, comfortable and modern stay by the sea.

@DarrenNortheast Darren Northeast PR in Bournemouth, Dorset
We are an award winning PR agency in Bournemouth, Dorset. If youre looking to raise your profile in the media contact us today to find out how!

@PlanetNumbers Planet Numbers .. in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
We offer highly memorable business phone numbers, cheap international calls, and a live call handling service. Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 6pm. ..

@Kingsparkfisher John Newton in Bournemouth, Dorset
Retired Yorkshire man living in Dorset. Never happier than when the buzzer sounds and a weigh sling is drying in the breeze.

Organic Social SEO Bournemouth

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

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

Engage with influential people in Bournemouth 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; Wilton, Dorchester, Salisbury, Shaftesbury, Totton, Blandford Forum, Lymington, Fordingbridge, Wareham and Ringwood

Using local Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth Searches

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

1) Bournemouth escort
2) Bournemouth locksmiths
3) Serena escort bournemouth
4) Serena bournemouth escort
5) Mobile locksmiths bournemouth
6) Bournemouth pest control
7) Mobile locksmith bournemouth
8) Mobile bournemouth locksmiths

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!