Local SEO Chichester

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

local seo for Chichester business

The City of Chichester has a population of around 29000 people which makes up for 0.047% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Chichester have on the web, make up for around 0.16% of the UK total local websites.

Could be tough! competition online in Chichester is EXTREMELY HIGH with 3 times the average competition!

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

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

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

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

1) Business centres
2) Home improvement centres
3) Antique dealers
4) Web site design
5) Travel agents
6) Estate agents
7) Pest and vermin control
8) Locksmiths
9) Gyms and health clubs
10) Motor caravan dealers

These are the most competitive business types in Chichester 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.

Chichester 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 Chichester, West Sussex. 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 Chichester.

local influencer marketing Chichester

@PallantGallery PallantHouseGallery in Chichester, West Sussex, UK
Modern British and international art in a city nestled between the sea and the South Downs.

@chiuni Uni of Chichester in Chichester, West Sussex
The University of Chichester is a successful modern university with a mission to inspire and enable students to exceed their expectations.

@Summersdale Summersdale in Chichester, West Sussex
Publisher of non-fiction books to inform, entertain and inspire. Shortlisted for Independent Publisher of the Year in The British Book Awards 2017.

@Chiobserver Chichester Observer in Chichester, West Sussex
Keep in touch with the news and life in and around Chichester.

@TheEarlofMarch Earl of March Lavant in Chichester, West Sussex
Country Pub & Restaurant set in Lavant, near Chichester. Run by Giles Thompson, former Executive Head Chef of the Ritz Hotel, London.

@westdeancollege West Dean College of Arts and Conservation in Chichester, West Sussex
West Dean College Arts has an international reputation for excellence in #arts and #conservation education. We run degrees, diploma and short courses.

@woyadigital Woya digital in Chichester, England
Social Media Digital Marketing Agency - Chichester, West Sussex. Kick start your social media and digital marketing #makesomenoise

@chicityfc Chichester City FC in Chichester, West Sussex
The Official Home of Chichester City FC

@ChiCityLadiesFC Chichester City LFC in Chichester, West Sussex, UK
First team play in FAWPL Southern Prem after being Champions of FAWPL SW Div 1 2016-2017 and Development Squad in SECWFL Premier Division. 4x youth girls teams

@SussexCentreFFF Sussex Centre in Chichester, West Sussex, UK
The Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy focuses on the importance of fairy tales as a creative force both in literature and culture.

@FestOfChi FestivalOfChichester in Chichester, West Sussex
A celebration of all the artistic talent the city has to offer. Over 200 events, 16 Jun - 15 Jul. Music of every genre, walks, talks, theatre, craft #FestOfChi

@ChichesterBID ChichesterBID in Chichester, West Sussex
Focusing on delivering within four core areas - Strategic Partnership, Business Opportunity, Safer City and Marketing Chichester

@EdenBrakha Eden in Chichester, West Sussex

@EcoStepByStep EcoStepByStep in Chichester, West Sussex, UK
Eco-friendly cleaning, natural toiletries, skincare, coconut oil, #Moringa, magnotherapy, biodegradable straws.. Looking for new distributors.

@goldsmithlouise Louise Goldsmith in West Sussex
County Councillor for Chichester West Division and Leader of West Sussex County Council . Keen walker, gardener. Views strictly my own.

@pmslettings PMS Lettings in Chichester, West Sussex
Family owned letting agency dedicated to giving our clients a first class customer service. Visit our website or tel: 01243 788257

@AndysFish ..Andy Fish Bloke .. in Chichester, West Sussex, UK
Chichesters Award Winning Fish and Chip Shop Value-Service-Consistency-Andy

@RbkBurger Real Burger Kitchen in Chichester, West Sussex
Using the very best locally sourced ingredients to create mouthwatering fresh gourmet burgers, hot dogs, shakes & more!

@WillardCEE Willard Conservation in Chichester, West Sussex UK
We manufacture & supply equipment & tools specifically designed for use in the conservation, restoration & preservation of works of art & historic media.

@JSChichester Jackson-Stops in Chichester, West Sussex
Selling & renting the finest houses on the South Downs and on the Coast.

Organic Social SEO Chichester

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

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

Engage with influential people in Chichester 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; Portslade-By-Sea, Alton, Cowes, Southwick, Shanklin, Shoreham-By-Sea, Sandown, Bordon, Billingshurst and Fareham

Using local Chichester 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 Chichester Searches

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

1) Funeral directors chichester
2) Chichester district council planning
3) University of chichester ranking
4) Burger kitchen chichester
5) Marketing agency chichester
6) Social media marketing chichester
7) Chichester travel agents
8) Locksmith chichester
9) Gourmet burger kitchen chichester
10) Chichester pest control
11) Pms lettings chichester
12) Pest control chichester
13) Chichester social media marketing
14) Social media chichester
15) Real burger kitchen chichester
16) Social media agency chichester

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!