Local SEO Braintree

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

local seo for Braintree business

The Town of Braintree has a population of around 42000 people which makes up for 0.069% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Braintree have on the web, make up for around 0.114% of the UK total local websites.

Thus competition online in Braintree is VERY HIGH!

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

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

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

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

1) Estate agents
2) Storage services
3) Kitchen design and planning
4) Solicitors
5) Home improvement centres
6) Electricians
7) Web site design
8) Catering equipment
9) Locksmiths
10) Legal and law services

These are the most competitive business types in Braintree 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.

Braintree 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 Braintree, Essex. 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 Braintree.

local influencer marketing Braintree

@Biz_Promo_Video Biz Promo Video in Braintree, Essex, UK
Cost effective Animated Promo Videos From 45 delivered in 3 working days. Portfolio - https://t.co/343w356xnU https://t.co/UWRTZLI1Cm Winners of #SBS 03/13

@braintreetownfc Braintree Town FC in Braintree, Essex
The Official Twitter page of Braintree Town, The Iron. .. @TheNationalLge South Promotion Final winners 2017/18 ... Cressing Road Stadium

@JohnClarke1960 John Clarke in Black Notley, Braintree, Essex
Speaking Truth2Power has consequences! Former Parliamentary candidate #Purged by Blairite B@st@rds! Now all my tweets are my own views. No compromise!

@BraintreeDC Braintree D. Council in Braintree, Essex, UK
Braintree District Councils account. Monitored Mon to Fri 9-5pm. Also follow @LiveWellLocal @saferbraintreed @BDCPrepared https://t.co/0NE8iO6C8x

@zestcity Scott Whitehead in Braintree, Essex
Award-Winning Digital Agency owner, Business Coach @Pro_actions - https://t.co/53vwx32iCz, Digital Marketing Guru, MBA lecturer and family man.

@leighjalland leigh jalland in Braintree, Essex , England
Love my girls, my husband,breast cancer warrior,..V, will save the animals! Sharing is caring!Be warned I tweet ONLY for animals in need!Animal only Retweets!

@jaytrainz Jay Harvey in Chigwell, Essex
Owner of @PTStudioOne #Essex Personal Trainer @uk3official IG & FB: @JayTrainz Fitness & Conditioning Coach @BraintreeTownFC

@FreeportEssex Freeport Braintree in Braintree, Essex
Freeport Braintree Outlet Shopping Village. Over 85 stores offering up to 60% off high street prices. Fashion, footwear, gifts, homewear and more.

@RehanBeastNel Rehan Nel in braintree essex

@natalieince1 Natalie Ince in Braintree, Essex

@TargetTransfers TargetTransfers in Braintree, Essex. UK
Manufacturer and Distributor of Heat Applied Transfers, Vinyls and Heat Presses. https://t.co/Ljkl5TufWU 01376 326351

@GreenfieldsCH Greenfields CH in Braintree, Essex
Greenfields owns and manages 8,000 homes in the Braintree District. Resident involvement is central to our organisation. Follow @Greenfieldsjobs for vacancies.

@SSgtPhilBalcomb Phil Balcomb in Braintree, Essex, UK
Former Special Sgt Braintree. Now PC + VPC Leader Braintree & Uttlesford. Please do not report crime here - call 999 (emergencies) or 101 (non-urgent enquiries)

@SInspVanZanten Jo van Zanten in Braintree, Essex, UK
S/Inspector for #EPSpecials + @epcontrolroom staff. Dont report crime here, call..999 (emergencies) 101/#DoItOnline .. (non-urgent) #MyOtherLife..............

@01taw Toni-Anne Wayne in braintree essex
Striker for @ITFCWomen Cricket for @CEECCLadies and Hockey for @SouthendHockeyC. Car Sales Executive @BoatwrightCars

@FlueWarehouse Flue Warehouse in Braintree, Essex
Hetas approved supplier/wholesaler to the flue trade and proud home of Woolly Mammoth Stoves 01376 560341 enquiries@flue-warehouse.co.uk

@VulcanCricket Vulcan cricket in Braintree essex
Cricket Company Who Offer Great Quality Cricket Kit Cricket Bats,Pads And Gloves,Kits Bags,Custom Made Bats/Bats Repairs

@tgsphoto Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO in Braintree, Essex
TGSPhoto provides high quality photographic coverage of sports events to a wide range of publications.

@GeorgeYard GeorgeYard Braintree in Braintree, Essex
Quadrant department store with Game,CEX,Boots,Dorothy Perkins,Toni & Guy & High Street names plus more in the heart of our historic town. Come and visit soon!

@MR_FM_ADDICT ryan sycamore in Braintree Essex
a big MUFC fan, man united for life #MUFC and #FMFamily :) my xbl tag OxPeaHeadXo

Organic Social SEO Braintree

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

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

Engage with influential people in Braintree 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; Canvey Island, Southend-on-Sea, Epping, Basildon, Brentwood, Harlow, Rayleigh, Burnham-On-Crouch, Brightlingsea and Hadleigh

Using local Braintree 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 Braintree Searches

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

1) Toni&guy braintree
2) Braintree population 2017
3) Pest control braintree
4) Quadrant braintree
5) Storage services braintree
6) Quadrant department store braintree
7) Braintree fc
8) Seao agency braintree
9) Pest control braintree essex
10) Flea control braintree essex

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!