Local SEO Dorking

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

local seo for Dorking business

The Town of Dorking has a population of around 17000 people which makes up for 0.028% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Dorking have on the web, make up for around 0.087% of the UK total local websites.

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

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

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

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

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

1) Tree surgeons and forestry
2) Flooring services
3) Pest and vermin control
4) Locksmiths
5) Home improvement centres
6) Landscapers
7) Pet shops and pet supplies
8) Mot test centres
9) Beauticians and beauty therapists
10) Investment consultants

These are the most competitive business types in Dorking 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.

Dorking 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 Dorking, Surrey. 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 Dorking.

local influencer marketing Dorking

@debbieflint debbieflint in dorking, Surrey
@QVCUK presenter, @choclitUk author. RNA, steamy novels & Wt-loss Bks. All views my own. @medDetectDogs charity ambassador. V proud! Blog https://t.co/D8V6GBdNl2

@Steve_Hooker Steve_Hooker .... #FBPE in Dorking, Surrey
Retired Director. Interested in improving his chess and bridge. Likes good walks, gardens and history. Liberal Democrat for no Brexit or a reasonable one. #FBPE

@DorkingHalls Dorking Halls .... in Dorking, Surrey
Art Deco theatre overlooking the Surrey Hills. Big on comedy & live music. Three cinema screens showing all the latest films. Also make great coffee and cake.

@denbiesvineyard Denbies Wine Estate in Dorking, Surrey
Englands largest vineyard situated in the town of Dorking, Surrey. For tweets from our events follow @DenbiesBigTwit. Photography: Andy Newbold & Helen Dixon

@GrowLikeGrandad Grow LIKE Grandad in Dorking, Surrey
GYO Blogger. 20 yrs in Digital Marketing & Web Dev. Grandad & Grt Grandad were Head Gardeners in Crawley. RHS Volunteer. #Dorking #Allotment Commitee Member.

@anhcampaign ANH International in Dorking, Surrey, UK
Alliance for Natural Health International. Promotes natural, sustainable and bio-compatible approaches to healthcareusing good science and good law

@dorkingtweets Dorking Tweets in Dorking, Surrey
Tweets and RTs about Dorking. Unofficial, Independent.

@rorpr rachel oreilly in Dorking, Surrey
fun, creative travel PR expert, now heading up communications at Kuoni Travel UK - still managing a perfect blend of great work and gorgeous family life

@GeekGirlBookWrm .. Anjuli .. Dork of Dorking in Dorking, Surrey
DnD Crafter & Art maker 5e DM ..... & Tabaxi Vampire Ranger .. #Ravenclaw Commissions Welcome! Ace she/her Purchaser of RPGs for Asmodee UK

@dorkingbutchery The Dorking Butchery in Dorking, England
Speciality Butchers supplying local, free-range & organic meat in Dorking, Surrey. Focus on rare breed & forgotten cuts, bringing back time honoured techniques.

@LouisaWhitney Louisa Whitney in Dorking, Surrey.
Family Mediator, PPC & trainer. Likes: cooking, farm shops, local produce, compassion & heart. Dislikes: hatred/judgment, Brexit & mushrooms.

@DorkingChamber DorkingChamber in Dorking, Surrey
A voluntary organisation to look after our members interests and help improve the local economy so that our members businesss flourish

@SurreyPlaster Surrey Hills Damp .. in Dorking, Surrey.
The difficult done immediately. The impossible takes a little longer. Miracles by appointment #Whodaresskims

@LeithHillFest Leith Hill Festival in Dorking, Surrey
Founded 1905 by the Vaughan Williams family, one of Englands leading choral events for competitions and concerts. https://t.co/TsZjVWzYJq. Run by @godwyns

@DorkingSportsC DorkingSportsCentre in Dorking, Surrey
Dorking SC offers an #activeplace for #healthypeople. Want to find out more. Tweet us or email enquiries@dorkingsportscentre.co.uk

@PDBloodstock Paul Dewey Bloodstock Services in Dorking, Surrey, England
Bloodstock Agent & Pedigree Analyst. Highlighted as yearlings Derby winner AUSTRALIA & OLYMPIC GLORY one of multiple Grp 1 winners. See website for details.

@Billie_Rebecca Billie in UK, Dorking, Surrey
Reclaiming my time.

@JuCollins Julie Collins.. in Dorking, Surrey
Happiness is painting & rock music, though not at the same time.

@JohnstonSweep Johnston Sweepers in Surrey, UK
Johnston Sweepers has been manufacturing road sweepers in Dorking, Surrey for more than 75 years. We are proud to design and build in Britain.

@TheSHOPFEST SHOPFEST Surrey in South East, England
Craft, Gift & Lifestyle Fairs at Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking, Surrey. RH5 6AA Next event: ..Sunday 13th May ..#SurreyShopfest

Organic Social SEO Dorking

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

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

Engage with influential people in Dorking 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, Swanley, Midhurst, Bexley, Bordon, Hackney, Harrow, Kenton, Ruislip and Bow

Using local Dorking 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 Dorking Searches

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

1) Dorking population
2) Dorking butchers
3) Dorking pet shop
4) Locksmiths dorking
5) Pet shop dorking
6) Pest control dorking
7) Dorking butchery
8) Cinema dorking
9) Dorking cinema
10) Butchers dorking
11) Johnston sweepers dorking


Local SEO Audits

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