Local SEO Bridgend

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

local seo for Bridgend business

The Town of Bridgend has a population of around 47000 people which makes up for 0.077% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Bridgend have on the web, make up for around 0.112% of the UK total local websites.

Making online competition in Bridgend HIGH!

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

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

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

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

1) Car body shops
2) Electricians
3) Shopping centres
4) Driving instructors
5) Boiler repairs and servicing
6) Web site design
7) Van and truck hire
8) Business centres
9) Dentists
10) Car breakers

These are the most competitive business types in Bridgend 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.

Bridgend 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 Bridgend, Ceredigion. 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 Bridgend.

local influencer marketing Bridgend

@MrLeeJukes Lee Jukes (Jukesy) in Wales
Do a networked radio show on 5 local stations in Wales across Bridgend County, Swansea NPT, Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire & Ceredigion weekdays 3 till 7pm!

Organic Social SEO Bridgend

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

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

Engage with influential people in Bridgend 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; Lampeter-Llanbedr Pont Stefan, Haverfordwest-Hwlffordd, Carmarthen-Caerfyrddin, Aberaeron, Narberth-Arberth, New Quay-Ceinewydd, Goodwick-Wdig, Fishguard-Abergwaun, Newcastle Emlyn-Castell Newydd Emlyn and Cardigan-Aberteifi

Using local Bridgend 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 Bridgend Searches

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

1) Business software bridgend
2) Car breakers bridgend
3) Bridgend blinds
4) Bridgend pest control
5) Bespoke business software bridgend
6) Bridgend google business

More coming soon!