Local SEO Bridport

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

local seo for Bridport business

The Town of Bridport has a population of around 14000 people which makes up for 0.023% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Bridport have on the web, make up for around 0.021% of the UK total local websites.

Excellent! competition online in Bridport is about Average!

There is still room for new websites and improvements from local businesses as Bridport is lagging behind nationally with search engine optimisation. Not many are doing keyword research in Bridport.

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

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

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

1) Antique dealers
2) Energy conservation consultants
3) Taxis and mini cabs
4) Homecare services
5) Translators and interpreters
6) Self catering holidays
7) Boiler repairs and servicing
8) Heating contractors
9) Car body shops
10) Estate agents

These are the most competitive business types in Bridport 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.

Bridport 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 Bridport, 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 Bridport.

local influencer marketing Bridport

@anycopper N E Copperstone in Bridport, Dorset, UK
Screenwriter, Author (Award Winning), Journalist, Creative Writing Tutor, BA (Eng.Lit.), Writers Guild Member, Street Photographer, Movies, Music, Buzz of Life

@BridportPrize The Bridport Prize in Bridport, Dorset, UK
Prestigious literary prize: Enter short story, poem, flash, novels by 31 May. 2018 judges Daljit Nagra, Monica Ali & Kamila Shamsie

@thebridportnews Bridport & Lyme News in Bridport, Dorset
Breaking stories from the Bridport and Lyme Regis News

@DavidSmithArt David Smith in Bridport, Dorset UK
Artist, follower of the tidelines, beekeeper, casual poet #Letter365 https://t.co/v0idPmzySJ Tidelines https://t.co/mPg18xJVqc Instagram https://t.co/I8Hgh87I8M

@marianyoung1 marianyoung in Bridport, Dorset
Abstract Artist. Teaching Art for past 20 yrs. in Prisons, Adult Ed & Private Classes. Love sailing in small Caribbean Islands & Chicken & Dumpling Soup.

@WashingpoolFarm Washingpool Farm in Bridport, Dorset, UK
Washingpool Farm is situated in the beautiful Dorset countryside near the famous Jurassic Coast. We invite you to visit our shop, restaurant and accommodation.

@BridportMuseum Bridport Museum in Bridport, Dorset
Tweets from Emily, Museum Director. Weve got a brand new Museum- come and visit!

@electricpalace The Electric Palace in Bridport, Dorset UK
The most exciting entertainment venue in Dorset with a year-round programme of music, comedy, screenings and more - also available for private hire

@TheMelplashShow Melplash Show in Bridport, Dorset
The Melplash Show is on Thursday 23rd August 2018 at West Bay nr Bridport. Follow us to keep up to date with show details & info on other events. #melplashshow

@furleighwine Furleigh Estate in Bridport, Dorset, UK
Drunk by those in the know, Furleigh Estate produces fabulous still and sparkling wines on Dorsets Jurassic Coast. .

@Bridportfc Bridport FC in Bridport, Dorset
The official twitter account for the West Dorset football club, known as the Bees. We play in the Western League Premier Division at St Marys Field.

@WDorsetLiving West Dorset Living The lifestyle magazine for West Dorset, featuring Dorchester, Weymouth and Bridport. With interviews, recipes, homes, fashion, travel and whats on!

@DIVAcontemp DIVAcontemporary in Bridport, Dorset, UK
An artist-led organisation committed to creativity and experimentation in the arts and practice-based research, working internationally, and nationally.

@CTPreserves Cherrytree Preserves in Bridport, Dorset
The Cherry Tree is a family run business based in the West Country. Since 1997 we have been dedicated to producing the highest quality Pickles & Preserves.

@LyricBridport Bridport Lyric in Bridport, Dorset, UK
Lyric Theatre Bridport Dorset. A very fine vintage venue.

@TheStephenReed Stephen Reed in Bridport, Dorset, England
#Nutrition Coach - #Entrepreneur - #Trainer - Wanting to change the world of course....

@BridportLC Bridport Leisure in Bridport, Dorset, UK
Bridport Leisure Centre offers a wide range of recreational facilities & activities.

@oleo_bodycare Oleo Bodycare in Dorset UK
Bridport, Dorset based Natural Body care using high quality essential oils, herbs, vegetable oils and extracts. Tweeting about Dorset and skincare tips

@EypesMouthHotel EypesMouthHotel in Eype, Bridport, Dorset
Dorset village of Eype, Bridport, Broadchurch. Eypes Mouth Country Hotel family run . Superb sea views, unique stunning location, walk to beach & Coastal Path

@SirJohnColfox SirJohnColfoxAcademy in Bridport, Dorset
We are an 11-18 School serving the whole community.

Organic Social SEO Bridport

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

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

Engage with influential people in Bridport 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; Taunton, Somerton, Ottery St Mary, Sidmouth, Honiton, Sherborne, Fortuneswell, Yeovil, Weymouth and Ilminster

Using local Bridport 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 Bridport Searches

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

1) Lyric theatre bridport
2) Bridport population
3) Bridport social services
4) Bridport prize
5) Bridport fc


Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!