Local SEO Croydon

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

local seo for Croydon business

The Borough of Croydon has a population of around 380000 people which makes up for 0.621% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Croydon have on the web, make up for around 0.522% of the UK total local websites.

Good News! competition online in Croydon is Very Low!

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

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

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

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

1) Locksmiths
2) Cleaners domestic
3) Web site design
4) Removals and storage
5) Accountants
6) Driving instructors
7) Marketing consultants and services
8) Car dealers and showrooms
9) Health and safety products
10) Tyre dealers

These are the most competitive business types in Croydon 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.

Croydon 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 Croydon, Croydon - Greater London. 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 Croydon.

local influencer marketing Croydon

@PixieLott Pixie Lott in instagram.com/pixielott
. #WontForgetYou ft @StyloG is out now!.https://t.co/WlkkQGMIdV WATCH THE NEW VIDEO HERE: https://t.co/pdOGlUHGn7

@rafu007 Rafaqat Ali in Croydon London, United Kingdom
#Sufism Agent of Love (#ImamMehdi #ImamMahdi) , enemy of #ISIS #Taliban #AlQaeda etc (Future @LabourParty MP MEP) (NOT ALL RTs are endorsement) @WorldWar2018

@tohiofficial Tohi in London, England
Tohi (born on 25th January 1989) is a Persian/British rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer based in London.

@Nathanoutlaw ChefNathanOutlaw in Port Isaac, England
Dad/chef/Author/Jedi @ResNathanOutlaw @Fish_Kitchen @hotelcapital @TheMarinersRock @BurjAlArab @AcademyNOutlaw

@LukaszZelezny Lukasz Zelezny .... in London
Keynote Speaker, Director of Organic Performance at ZPG, Author.Helping to increase organic traffic, conversion rate & return of investment.SEO PPC Social Media

@shrewsweb Shrewsbury Town FC in Montgomery Waters Meadow
The official #Shrewsbury Town Football Club Twitter account, bringing you the latest news from the Shrews. #Salop TELEPHONE: 01743 289177.

@AgoraIndex Digital Marketing Agency in United Kingdom
Digital Marketing Strategist. Inbound Social Media Marketing Agency. Twitter / Facebook / Instagram Marketing Consultant. Relentless.

@CiCi_Coleman CiCi Coleman in London
Waitress at the #firstdates restaurant @C4FirstDates For Media enquiries: Vickie@whitemanagement.co.uk Instagram: Cici_coleman_

@trendinalia Trendinalia Worldwide #TrendingTopics #trndnl

@moelogo MOELOGO #JULY15 in WorldWide
Contact : Motrakz@outlook.com

@HaddonPR Haddon PR in East London.
PR / Product placement / Marketing / Creative / Events / Styling / Brand Building company. Snap Chat and Instagram is @HaddonPR

@Relationology Matt Bird in UK / US / SA
International #Speaker & #Leadership #Advisor / CEO of @Relationology / Find out more about the Grow Your Business Masterclass...

@thekittyluxe holly ah-thion .. in London ????
I do a bit of that blogging thing | Just your friendly neighbourhood INTJ gal .. | Here for the Gyoza emoji .. | .. hello@thekittyluxe.com | IG thekittyluxe

@bigangrylaw Charles Adams in Houston, TX
Former Police/Judge @BigAngryZroShow @ZROMOCITYDON 950 AM @iheartradio Legal Analyst @IsiahCareyFox26 Trillitics @bunbtrillog @Gumball3000 UH/STCL/Harvard

@Elisebellefemme Elise Jolie in HK 4/28-5/9 in Houston????Worldwide
..Memory Collector..Jetset Model.Bubbly Sweetheart..Free Spirit..Witty.......PADI Mermaid....Fitness ..Lingerie Lover https://t.co/FrCnnsEdav

@fatmandee187 Fatman Dee in southside
Artist,labels owner biological beats and young guns for artist booking please contact jon@urbanagency.co.uk

@emmaguns Emma Gunavardhana in London, UK
Host of The Emma Guns Show on iTunes / Journalist / Consultant / Presenter // To work with me email talktous@thetapeagency.com

@lecorgi Marcel Le Corgi in London, England
Fluffy #London #Corgi - #DogFriendly #Travel #Corguide #Blogger, #DogActor, #Model, #TherapyDog - ....& ..https://t.co/9rAaxhORKY - .. hello@lecorgi.com

@BobbyChinn Bobby Chinn in London, England
Global Nomad , Chef, Restauranteur, Author, TV host, MBC Top Chef Judge, Ambassador of Tourism for Vietnam to the EU,

@AskAvaniShow The Ask Avani Show in London, UK
UK Singer/Songwriter, Radio Talk Show Host & Producer of @AskAvaniShow: https://t.co/EDCE2lvJ1M #AskAvani: Happy, smiling & keeping it real ;) #BlessedamI x

@eiffeltyler Tyler McCall in New York, NY
An Instagirl once called something I wrote dead ass annoying. Deputy Editor @fashionista_com | tyler@fashionista.com

@EFTSuzanne EFTSuzanne in London, England
Passionate EFT & Reiki Master Practitioner, Trainer and Author, Licensed Massage Therapist - I follow you back if genuine.

@bitcointess Bitcointess.. in IG bitcointess
..Host of @iTunes #Bitcoin #Masterminds ..#Chairwoman @rubexcoin @elevatedcryptos .. #Author of #FortuneFavorsTheHODL #GoFUDYourself & #BuyRedSellGreen..

@DAArchitectsUK Darling Associates in London, England
80+ strong RIBA chartered architecture practice, with offices in UK + Poland. @darlingassociates

@trendinaliaGB Trendinalia UK in United Kingdom
Information about Twitters #TrendingTopics in the United Kingdom #trndnl

@CandiceLake Candice Lake in London
Photographer, Blogger, Contributing Style Editor at Vogue Australia. http://t.co/TCI2gEfXVa. instagram: @CandiceLake

@Gastro1 Dino Joannides in London, England
TMT Gastronomy #CFC @osheasbutchers & @MelogranoDeli.. @GetCorkscrew NED @MaltbyGreek @GuildFoodWriter 1st book Semplice https://t.co/rd53VCkbae

@SkalpWorldwide Skalp in UK
The Worlds Number One Scalp Micropigmentation Company The Ultimate Non Surgical Hair Loss Solution .... 0845 094 1516 .... 1-855-752-5787

@BuroDestruct Bro Destruct in 46.946823, 7.457209
Noise by Lopetz, designer & founder of Bro Destruct - a Swiss graphic design studio based in Bern since 1994.

@Becky_Freeman_ Becky Freeman in SE London/Kent Borders
Wife, child wrangler of 3, Coffee fiend, digital bod, Rather keen on Writing/Interiors/Travel. #womenincomms Seasonal @Channel4 appearer!

Organic Social SEO Croydon

I monitor all Twitter users in Croydon and have created the above section to allow you to find the best people in Croydon and Croydon - Greater London to follow and interact with.

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

Engage with influential people in Croydon 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; Crowborough, Watford, Rochester, Epping, Brentwood, Eton, Windsor, Radlett, Horsham and Guildford

Using local Croydon 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 Croydon Searches

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

1) Croydon industries
2) Wing chun croydon
3) Ppc consultant croydon


Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!