Local SEO Cottingham

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

local seo for Cottingham business

The Town of Cottingham has a population of around 15000 people which makes up for 0.024% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Cottingham have on the web, make up for around 0.007% of the UK total local websites.

Good News! competition online in Cottingham is Very Low!

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

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

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

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

1) Business information services
2) Locksmiths
3) Shopping centres
4) Industrial services
5) Fashion accessories

These are the most competitive business types in Cottingham 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.

Cottingham 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 Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire. 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 Cottingham.

local influencer marketing Cottingham

@chrispople Chris Pople in London
Instagram @chrispople Food blogger, writer, Londoner.

@BenCockayneDC Ben Cockayne in Yorkshire and The Humber, England
Married........ 10 yrs #HKR .... #YCK2018 #rugby .. #travel .. #animallover .. #wine.. #freedomchaser....... join our free #bitcoin FB group ....

@__alexsmyth Alexandra Florence in England & Ireland
.. Masters student at York Uni. . Lifestyle, Travel & Disney Blogger ..Dog Lover, Food & Chocolate enthusiast ..- All views my own. Hull/Northern Ireland

@neilholmesphoto Neil Holmes in Kingston upon Hull
Professional Photographer based in Kingston upon Hull, UK

@debbie_fay FebbieDay in Kingston upon Hull, UK
Ceramicist & Porcelain Jewellery Designer/Maker

@poorboyboutique Poorboy Boutique in Humber street
Welcome to Poorboy - An Emporium of Classic, High-End Vintage Clothing complimented with Modern Masterpieces.

@JordanPrecious Jordan Precious in Hull, United Kingdom
MD of JLP Scaffolding Ltd, Father of two beautiful kids Dexter & Tallulah. Married to my amazing wife Debbie Precious. Love Rugby League and Boxing.

@Oresome_Jewel Oresome Jewellery in Hull
Partner of Oresome Gallery and Jewellery Workshop with Nicola Fidell Chapman. Specialists in high quality handmade Jewellery commissions, repairs and re models.

@curiouslysarah Sarah Leonard in Hull, England
Creative, artist, musician, writer, blogger, handmade business owner and educator. http://t.co/9nvcNuyXJn http://t.co/5IklGxGNvw

@RGPhotos #MissingOz in Hull, East Yorkshire
Richard Gould #HullFC fan #LUFC fan. Enjoy #Photography is a hobby now #Hull2017. 01482 441393 / 07855403186. #Photographer

@LetTheDrinkTalk Let The Drink Talk in UK
Drinks news, views and musings.

@an9rew an9rew in East Yorkshire
Big Hull City fan living in Beverley. Lots of mind and/or body interests. National & International Scrabbler [ABSP - see the website]. Likes a joke...

@CraigCoops Craig Cooper in Manchester, England
United. Beer twat. Dont believe the hype.

@SimonWKimberley Simon W Kimberley in Gildersome, Leeds
Knowledge Seeker | Occasional Quaffer | Eclectic Music Listener | Community Minded | Ex-Mayor | All tweets are my own views | RTs are not an endorsement

@Hullstingersbb Hull Stingers in Kelvin hall school, Hull
Hull based basketball club. Developing talent in the city for over 50 years! All welcome! 16+ Monday 7-9, Juniors Sat and Sun 10-12.

@beard99uk Marc in Hull, Hessle
Married to Kay, Daddy to Joshua, British, Man Utd, BTCC, Hull City, North Ferriby, PS4, F1, Ole

@TrinketsTrowels Near & fair in Hull, England
We are Julie & Richard and we have a retail outlet in Trinity Market called Near & fair selling locally handcrafted, fairly traded & ethically sourced gifts.

@tmj_ukh_pharm TMJ-UKH Pharm. Jobs in Hull
Follow this account for geo-targeted Pharm./Biotech job tweets in Hull. Need help. Tweet us at @CareerArc!

@creavo82 Claire Reavley in Hull
Mum of 3 ...... Mrs PAR ..

@Beki_PT BA Personal Training in Hull and surrounding areas
My name is Beki Amanda Clinton, I am a personal trainer in Hull, East Yorkshire My aims are your aims! What you want to achieve is what I want to achieve!

@tmj_ukh_finance TMJ-UKH Finance Jobs in Hull
Follow this account for geo-targeted Finance job tweets in Hull. Need help. Tweet us at @CareerArc!

@goodgodsophie largeglassofchardonnay in Wherever the mood takes me.
Mover, Shaker, Lover, Dancer, Prancer.

@msiphotography Mike Seaman in Hull, East Yorkshire. uk
FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER. Studio, Commercial & Commissioned Work, stock images, Magazine & Press Photography

@cameronclark_98 Cameron Clark in hull-united kingdom
Video Conferencing, AV and media production technician for @HEYNHSmec and @HullSimulation adventurist in my spare time. proud #CineworldUnlimited member ..

@kathrynpannett metaphysi.Girl in East Yorkshire, UK
** Thought-smith * Word-wielder * Creative * Artist * Intuitive * Spiritual Healer * Tarot & Oracle Cards * Reiki Practitioner * Reflexologist **

@rogerss1 Sean Rogers in Kingston Upon Hull, Uk
Artist, Photographer and Graphic Designer based in Kingston Upon Hull. UK CITY OF CULTURE

@stephaniedunt Stephanie Dunt in Hull, England
Instagram- stephx1903 My world Sienna Ava Briggs @jamesbriggs2805 ..

@CakeyBusiness Cakeybusiness in Sheffield, United Kingdom
Baking addict and all round creative goddess

@LauraSchmaltz18 Laura in Beverley, England

@russtowse Russ Towse in Leven, East Yorkshire
Husband, Father, slave to a Cocker Spaniel. Rugby, Cricket. Asset Manager at Ouse and Humber Drainage Board @ohdb2012

Organic Social SEO Cottingham

I monitor all Twitter users in Cottingham and have created the above section to allow you to find the best people in Cottingham and East Riding of Yorkshire to follow and interact with.

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

Engage with influential people in Cottingham 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; Bridlington, Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Goole, Withernsea, Scunthorpe, Driffield, Brigg, Hornsea and Seaton

Using local Cottingham 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.


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