Local SEO Chester

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

local seo for Chester business

The City of Chester has a population of around 511000 people which makes up for 0.834% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Chester have on the web, make up for around 3.908% of the UK total local websites.

Could be tough! competition online in Chester is EXTREMELY HIGH with 5 times the average competition!

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

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

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

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

1) Cleaners domestic
2) Web site design
3) Entertainment agencies
4) Estate agents
5) Business centres
6) Shopping centres
7) Plumbers
8) Marketing consultants and services
9) Locksmiths
10) Removals and storage

These are the most competitive business types in Chester 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.

Chester 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 Chester, Cheshire. 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 Chester.

local influencer marketing Chester

@BBCRadioManc BBC Radio Manchester in Greater Manchester / Cheshire
Proud of Greater Manchester. 95.1FM, Digital, Freeview 719. News, @BBCRMsport, traffic, weather. All things Greater Manchester. RTs are not an endorsement.

@welovecheshire We Love Cheshire in Chester, Cheshire
#Cheshires original on-line magazine. Contact us to promote your biz across our entire platform izzy@welovecheshire.co.uk .......... tag #WeLove for a RT!

@VisitCheshire Chester, Cheshire & Beyond in Chester/Cheshire/Warrington
Your official guide to #Chester, surrounding #Cheshire & beyond ....Follow us for all the latest in #FavouriteDays #CheshiresGardens #CheshireSlant & more...

@Go_CheshireWest Cheshire West in Chester
Cheshire West and Chester Councils official account for customer service, news, information and events. You can use this account to talk to us.

@MistressHell Mistress Helena in Manchester London Huddersfield
#Cheshire #Manchester #London #Leeds #Huddersfield #Disciplinarian #Mistress #Dominatrix #Mistresses #outcall #Humiliatrix Tel 07557 516183 #webcam #Model #18+

@Kidsguide Kidsguide in N.W. England N.E. Wales
Info for families with kids in Cheshire, Manchester, Liverpool, Wirral, Flintshire, Wrexham. Over a million pageviews/yr. Tweets by Zena, Kidsguides founder.

@_TheMarketCo The Market Co in England, United Kingdom
Artisan Markets #Wilmslow #Northwich #OultonPark #BramallHall #Cheshire #Chesterfield #Ashbourne #Derbyshire #Urmston #Trafford #Haigh #Wigan

@frostybutcher LEE HORSLEY FROST in Manchester / Cheshire
Operations Director for specialist Butchers W H FROST (Butchers) Ltd in Chorlton Manchester. Hunting Shooting type. leefrost1@gmail.com

@laurahatton7 Laura Hatton .. in Manchester, England
Director @beehivesm. For enquiries please email laura@beehivesocialmedia.co.uk #manchester #cheshire #northwest #HiveatFive

@BrokermanDaniel Mr Daniel Levi (Sinner) in UK/Manchester/Cheshire/London
Reformed Villain. Writer, Photo-Journalist, CEO, ShareHolder Activist & Twice Award Winning ADVFN International Finance Blogger "Poverty is the mother of crime"

@STYLE_etc STYLEetc. Magazine in Manchester & Cheshire
MANCHESTER MAGAZINE | FASHION | BEAUTY | SHOPPING | HOME | TRAVEL | etc | Instagram: style_etc | Digital Enquiries - editorial@style-etc.co.uk

@CraigHarrison15 Craig Harrison in Chester,Cheshire
Bangor City Manager,UEFA Pro Licence holder,Former Hartlepool United,TNS Manager,Former Premier League player with Middlesbrough,Preston,Crystal Palace.

@IoDNorthWest IoD North West in Manchester, North West
North West team of the IoD, the member organisation for business leaders and entrepreneurs. Manchester, Cheshire, Lancs, Cumbria and Liverpool. #IoDNWEvents

@Laura_Nolan22 Laura Nolan in Cheshire/Manchester
Beauty, Fashion & Lifestyle Blogger & YouTuber | Instagram - laura_nolan | YouTube - Laura_Nolan22 | Email - lauranolan45@gmail.com

@wineschcheshire Cheshire Wine School in Chester, Cheshire, UK
Entertaining wine tasting events throughout Cheshire: join us in Chester, Bunbury, Knutsford & Macclesfield. Corporate & private events throughout the region.

@lushnails1 Lush Cheshire in ROMILEY Manchester,Cheshire,Uk
Salon Life,Romiley,Cheshire TEXT 07784/540326 #BrowsByLush #Microblading #HdBrows #semipermlashes #lvllashes #jessicanails https://t.co/auCnt1I431

@gphotelandspa Grosvenor Pulford in Chester, Cheshire
Indulge yourself at the luxury Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa, a beautiful 4 Star Hotel and Spa near Chester in Cheshire.

@Benpowelluk Ben Powell in Chester
Blacon Labour Councillor. Board Member for Avenue Services, Chester Growth Partnership, Cheshire & Warrington LEP Scrutiny & Transport for the North Scrutiny.

@the_liverooms The Live Rooms in Chester, Cheshire, UK
The Live Rooms is Chesters biggest music venue, hosting both big and local names ....

@forlifesjourney For Lifes Journey in Cheshire, Manchester, Staffordshire and across the UK
Celebrating all life journeys. UK Independent #Celebrant Services (#wedding, #naming and #funeral ceremonies). Unique tailor-made ceremonies designed for you.

Organic Social SEO Chester

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

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

Engage with influential people in Chester 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; Oswestry-Croeswallt, St Asaph Llanelwy, Prestatyn, Golborne, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Knutsford, Billinge, Maghull, Rainford and Sandbach

Using local Chester 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 Chester Searches

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

1) Makeup artist sheffield chesterfield
2) Internet marketing company chester
3) Undercover roofing colchester
4) Funeral directors chichester
5) Winchester industries
6) Internet marketing chester
7) Business website winchester
8) Small business websites manchester
9) Luxury student accommodation at university of manchester
10) Best things to do in manchester
11) Chichester district council planning
12) Manchester sightseeing
13) University of chichester ranking
14) Luxury student flats at university of manchester
15) Iphone repair manchester
16) The deaf institute manchester
17) Luxury student halls in manchester metropolitan university
18) Short stay parking at manchester airport
19) The manchester college jobs
20) Albert hall manchester
21) University of manchester business school
22) Best hotel at manchester airport
23) Hotels in oldham manchester
24) How much is long stay parking at manchester airport
25) Hotels in manchester central
26) James martin manchester
27) Selfridges parking manchester
28) University of manchester
29) Student accommodation at manchester metropolitan university
30) Look magazine colchester

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