Local SEO Cockermouth

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

local seo for Cockermouth business

The Town of Cockermouth has a population of around 9000 people which makes up for 0.015% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Cockermouth have on the web, make up for around 0.003% of the UK total local websites.

Good News! competition online in Cockermouth is Very Low!

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

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

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

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

1) Solicitors
2) Engineering services

These are the most competitive business types in Cockermouth 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.

Cockermouth 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 Cockermouth, Cumbria. 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 Cockermouth.

local influencer marketing Cockermouth

@allerdale Allerdale Council in Cumbria, UK
West Cumbrian council, covering Aspatria, Cockermouth, Keswick, Maryport, Silloth, Wigton & Workington. Tweet us with comments; responses during UK office hours

@TheNewBookshop The New Bookshop in Cockermouth, Cumbria
A large independent bookshop in the centre of Cockermouth, great choice of books, book groups, events & contemporary coffee shop.

@BurnettsCumbria Burnetts Solicitors in Cumbria
Approachable & expert #law firm with solicitors in #Carlisle, #Penrith, #Cockermouth & #Newcastle. Interested in tweets from the North, esp all things Cumbrian.

@Banksironmonger JB Banks Cockermouth in Cockermouth, Cumbria
Ironmonger with free heritage museum. Celebrating over 180 yrs of tradition. A proper shop. Est 1836

@WordsworthNT Wordsworth House in Cockermouth, Cumbria
Meet the maid and manservant at Williams childhood home. Talks, tastings, a fantastic garden and great tea and cake! Info on vouchers, offers and whats on.

@KirkgateArts Kirkgate Arts in Cockermouth, Cumbria
Home to Cockermouths Kirkgate Centre & Cumbrias rural touring scheme Arts Out West. Discover live music, theatre, comedy, childrens shows & much more!

@cockermouthsch Cockermouth School in Cockermouth, Cumbria, UK
Cockermouth School is an 11-18 co-education comprehensive school serving the town of Cockermouth and the surrounding villages.

@SuzElsworth Suzanne Elsworth in Cockermouth, Cumbria
Freelance writer in gorgeous Cumbria. Edit the new Bay Living magazine. Love walking my terrier, local food & beer. Volunteer for Cockermouth Chamber of Trade

@itsdaaan Dan in Cockermouth, Cumbria
Pokemon Geek | Food Whore | Occasionally Creative | Lets Battle. #Gaymer

@AllisonsChemist Allisons Chemist in Cockermouth
Long established community pharmacy, travel clinic and gift shop in Cockermouth, Cumbria. Tweets/Likes/Retweets are an opinion of an individual not the shop.

@CockermouthCC CockermouthCC in Cockermouth
Updates from Cockermouth Cricket Club, North Lancashire & Cumbria Cricket League members. For latest news, make sure follow us. #cricket #cricketfamily

@karenlillie66 The Bodywork Coach in Cockermouth cumbria uk
fitness professional specialist biomechanics coach remedial sports therapy pilates reiki

@M_C_Evans Martyn Evans #FBPE in Cockermouth, Cumbria, UK
Retired; interests family, music, and swimming. Left leaning, Methodist, Progressive Xtian, Volunteer for Credit Union & Citizens Advice Allerdale.

@jenningsbrewer1 Jeremy Pettman in Cockermouth, Cumbria
Head Brewer at Jennings in Cockermouth, passionate about cask ale and loves walking the fells.

@TownsendBMT__ Steve in Cockermouth, cumbria
What doesnt kill you makes you wish you were dead

@chance_camp Chance Camp in Cockermouth, Cumbria
West Cumbria School Holiday Programme to Support the Physical Development of young people in a fun and competitive environment.

@TheWasps_RUFC Cockermouth RUFC in Cockermouth, England
cockermouth rugbys first team plays in the cumbria league and with the second team play in cumbria shield league,with a strong youth set up training on Sunday

@Grandpa_Pete Peter Hackney in Cockermouth, Cumbria
Red Squirrel lover, retired Scientist, full-time Grandpa, part-time Diddycoy, ManU fan, lover of great coffee @sixandmoon. Missing my little boy!

@DavidCornwall2 David Cornwall in Cockermouth Cumbria
Leftie Yorkshireman living in Cockermouth. Transport enthusiast, Hull City AFC fan, husband, father, brother

@johnmcjnr1970 John McNamee in Cockermouth Cumbria
Self Employed Sports Coach and Sports Portrait artist

Organic Social SEO Cockermouth

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

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

Engage with influential people in Cockermouth 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; Penrith, Carlisle, Annan, Ambleside, Egremont, Whitehaven, Cleator Moor, Keswick, Workington and Maryport

Using local Cockermouth 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 Cockermouth Searches

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

1) How much is my home worth in cockermouth
2) The new bookshop cockermouth
3) Burnetts solicitors cockermouth
4) Allisons chemist cockermouth

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!