Local SEO Dudley

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

local seo for Dudley business

The Town of Dudley has a population of around 79000 people which makes up for 0.129% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Dudley have on the web, make up for around 0.104% of the UK total local websites.

Good News! competition online in Dudley is Very Low!

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

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

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

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

1) Plumbers
2) Electricians
3) Care homes
4) Electrical testing and inspecting
5) Hair stylists
6) Restaurants
7) Taxis and mini cabs
8) Hotels
9) Computer repairs
10) Business centres

These are the most competitive business types in Dudley 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.

Dudley 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 Dudley, West Midlands. 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 Dudley.

local influencer marketing Dudley

@BCLivingMuseum Black Country Museum in Dudley, West Midlands
Official Twitter page for an award winning open air living museum that tells the story of the people that once lived & worked in the heart of industrial Britain

@missjulia2013 ...................................... in Dudley West Midlands Uk
|UK Mistress|equipped private chambers|@MissJT_Diary for availability|West Mids|Tel:07581022946. ..https://t.co/NFPlZk3aqF

@DudleyCCG Dudley CCG in Dudley, west Midlands
We are responsible for commissioning (buying) health care for Dudley people. Our vision is to promote good health and ensure high quality health services.

@WMFSDudley Dudley Fire Station in West Midlands
Dudley Community Fire Station #RTB #999 #firekills Your Safety - West Midlands Fire Service https://t.co/KXKdqGUyTu

@DudleyGroupNHS The Dudley Group in Dudley, West Midlands
We provide healthcare in hospital and the community. Like us on Facebook https://t.co/uGXWFQZ19n Patient Advice & Liaison Service: 0800 073 0510

@dudleylibraries Dudley Libraries in Dudley, West Midlands
Twitter feed for the 13 Libraries, 4 Library Links and all the services that they offer within Dudley Metropolitan Borough.

@WarriorWingChun Warrior Wing Chun in Dudley, West Midlands
We are a dedicated club located in Dudley in the Black Country, West Midlands. We teach Traditional Wing Chun Kung fu and represent Grand Master Samuel Kwok.

@Bostinbakes Bostin Bakes in Dudley, West Midlands, UK
Homemade Cupcakes and bakes for special occasions such as weddings and birthdays, even for those who just fancy spoiling themselves, their friends or families.

@JonSidaway Jon Sidaway in Dudley, West Midlands
Videographer & photography. Currently working at @stokecity.

@burt_cat Burt The Cat in Dudley west Midlands
lv my purrfect life living with my mom dad Paige + Liam im spoilt+loved im named after wolves gk Burt Williams his nickname was the CAT i was born 1/10/2016 ..

@rickfr01 Rik Freeman Photos in Dudley, West Midlands
Coffee addict & photographer, I say it as it is, if u dont like it or cant handle the truth-do one! My love for Greece & Italy continues no matter what. ....

@DudleyBS Dudley Building Soc in Dudley, West Midlands
Dudley Building Society has been providing mortgages and savings accounts in the Black Country since 1858.

@KarlDenning Karl Denning in Dudley, West Midlands
Guide dog Quasias owner from Dudley. . Parent, Guide Dog Speaker. Real Ale Lover, Disability rights campaigner. Own views. https://t.co/z9F8HZg0Pp

@trev1234mac trevor macdivitt in Dudley, west midlands
wolves coz I luv you slade Brexit.

@northdudleynhw NorthDudley NHW in North Dudley
We are the Neighbourhood Watch Association for Sedgley, Coseley, Gornals & Woodsetton beat areas of the West Midlands Police and Wards of Dudley MBC

@MountfordTom Tom Mountford Interested in ASB- Housing Fraud- Homelessness- Community Safety @Dudleymbc @CIHWestMidlands @thehubwolves All views my own.

@Dudley_Jobs Dudley Jobs in Dudley, West Midlands, UK
Go2Dudley:Jobs - All the latest Jobs, Careers, Employment & Recruitment in Dudley, UK! Search or Post Jobs on https://t.co/j3WcnjCkf8

@Adam_Virgo Adam Virgo in Dudley, West Midlands

@Lawrenceclean Lawrence Cleaning in Dudley, West Midlands
Serving the West Midlands with great office cleaning and going that extra mile to ensure great standards.

@murraymyersrec Denise Myers in Dudley, West Midlands
Providing first class and cost effective permanent Engineering and Commercial recruitment in the #WestMidlands #Engineering #Recruitment #BlackCountry

Organic Social SEO Dudley

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

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

Engage with influential people in Dudley 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; Atherstone, Worcester, Newport, Stafford, Much Wenlock, Tamworth, Telford, Rugeley, Droitwich Spa and Lichfield

Using local Dudley 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 Dudley Searches

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

1) Dudley industries
2) Improve google ranking dudley

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!