Local SEO Chatham

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

local seo for Chatham business

The Town of Chatham has a population of around 77000 people which makes up for 0.126% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Chatham have on the web, make up for around 0.087% of the UK total local websites.

Good News! competition online in Chatham is Very Low!

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

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

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

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

1) Cleaners domestic
2) Business information services
3) Business centres
4) Business and management consultants
5) Window cleaners
6) Web site design
7) Homecare services
8) Childrens activity centres
9) Meats wholesale
10) Mezzanine flooring

These are the most competitive business types in Chatham 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.

Chatham 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 Chatham, Kent. 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 Chatham.

local influencer marketing Chatham

@CKHomes4Sale Deb Rhodes in Chatham-Kent Ontario Canada
Buying or selling your home is a big decision - you need an experienced professional Chatham Realtor.

@cktechsandi CktechSandi in Chatham-Kent, Ontario
CEO at cktechconnect. Websites, Content Creation, Social Media Training, Management & More

@PeiferRealty Royal LePage CK in Chatham ON Canada
Chatham-Kents Platinum Office of Real Estate agents. Expecting excellence from our agents & delivering excellence to our clients.

@DockyardChatham Dockyard Chatham in Chatham, Kent
Steeped in history, The Historic Dockyard Chatham is home to historic warships, a working Ropery, museum galleries and hundreds of compelling stories!

@AndreaOkopnyCK Andrea Okopny in Chatham-Kent, Ontario
Put my professionalism to work for you! With over 39 years of real estate experience, I can help with your home buying or selling needs.

@ICMedway Innovation Centre in Medway, Chatham, Kent UK
Business Hub and Cafe with serviced and virtual offices, conference and meeting rooms. Free fast WIFI and meeting space for business people in Medway.

@simplysafes Simply Safes in Chatham, Kent
Security specialist offering friendly advice and a wide range of products #safes, #keycabinets & more...with new sections that include #luxury Safes & #alarms

@ChathamTownFC Chatham Town FC in Chatham, Kent, England
OFFICIAL Account of the Chats (est 1882) playing at Maidstone Road Sports Ground, Chatham, Kent. Loyal And True..

@REMuseum RE Museum in Chatham, Kent
Its bigger than you think! We tell the story of military engineering and the Corps of Royal Engineers from its beginnings to Sappers experiences today.

@goingpotty Kelli Flanagan in Chatham upon Medway Kent
Stay at home mum of two.

@jcscjc28 john carroll in chatham, kent

@nelsonbrewery Nelson Brewery in Chatham, Kent, England
Nelson Brewery is passionate to keep the traditions of Kent brewing alive. Whilst using the best ingredients, the finest Kent hops and brewing expertise!

@vicmartinn vic.. in Chatham-Kent, Ontario
hi emily | St Clair

@morganmartt morg in Chatham-Kent, Ontario
insta: morganmartt ....

@drillhalllib Drill Hall Library in Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TB, UK
Updates from the Universities at Medway Drill Hall Library #drillhalllibrary #YourLibrary

@Rob_Terry_1 Robert Terry in Chatham, Kent, England
Business man, some might even say entrepreneur. Always looking for the next opportunity. Business mentor, coach and ABA boxing coach.

@sapperfootball Sapper Football in Chatham, Kent & Minley, Surrey
Royal Engineers Association Football Club, FA Cup Winners 1875. Mens, Womens, Masters and Under 23s. #BritishArmy

@barrywestadi Barry West in Chatham Kent England UK
Learn to drive with Barry West, in a Ford Focus (manual). Lessons available, text/phone now 07914 632812

@george_woodcock george woodcock in Chatham
Father of 6 from Chatham Kent UK

@Pworboyes1995 Paddy Worboyes in Chatham, Kent

Organic Social SEO Chatham

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

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

Engage with influential people in Chatham 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; West Ham, Lewisham, Beckenham, Canterbury, Greenwich, Catford, East Ham, Ilford, Barking and Burnham-On-Crouch

Using local Chatham 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 Chatham Searches

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

1) Nelson brewery chatham
2) It support chatham

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!